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Wethersfield Library,
Wethersfield, Connecticut

Salary: $90,000 to $105,000
Status: Full-time
Posted: 02/21/14
Deadline: 04/01/14


Library Director

Due to the retirement of its current director, the Wethersfield Library Board seeks a dynamic, community-focused Director to lead our customer friendly, talented and dedicated staff into the future.   Wethersfield Library is a department of the Town of Wethersfield with a $1.8 million budget and excellent Town government and community support.  It is a member of the Library Connection computer consortium of 30 area libraries migrating to Innovative’s Sierra system.  The Library is a vibrant community center with an average of 7 visits per capita and 13 loans per capita, providing a variety of  programs and materials, computer access and multiple meeting and study rooms. Requirements: MLS degree from an ALA approved institution, six years of increasingly responsible professional experience in a public library including four years of supervisory experience.  Salary range $90,000-$105,000.  Position has an intended start date of July 1, 2014.

The Library is located in the historic and picturesque Town of Wethersfield, a suburb of 26,600 located on the Connecticut River in Southern New England on the I-91 corridor near Hartford,  halfway between New York city and Boston.  Learn more about the Library at www.wethersfieldlibrary.org and about Wethersfield at www.wethersfieldct.com  and http://www.yankeemagazine.com/explore-new-england/exploring-wethersfield-connecticut

View job description at http://www.wethersfieldlibrary.org/about/librarydirector.html.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest and a resume via email attachment by April 1, 2014 to directorsearch@wethersfieldlibrary.org or by post to Dorene Ciarcia, Board Chairman, c/o Wethersfield Public Library, 515 Silas Deane Highway, Wethersfield CT, 06109.  Deadline April 1, 2014.

Email directorsearch@wethersfieldlibrary.org to apply for this job.