Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Library Director, Chesterfield Public Library

Chesterfield, NH:  Chesterfield Public Library
Library Director

The Trustees of the Chesterfield Public Library are accepting applications for the position of a full-time Library Director.  The position is for 35 hours per week and includes vacation, holidays and sick time, and health and retirement benefits through the Town of Chesterfield.

The Library Director reports to the Board of Trustees, and has the oversight of three part-time staff members.  He or she has the responsibility of all functions of the library; assists in the budgeting process; writes policies along with the Board of Trustees and is responsible for carrying them out; oversees all programing and other operations of the library.

The Library is an active community center providing services to townspeople of all ages and interests, from preschoolers to senior citizens.  Programming includes, but is not limited to, preschool story times, maker space activities, book  clubs , and community events. 

Qualifications:  Master’s Degree in Library Science (or a related degree) is preferred; 3 to 5 years of progressively responsible experience in professional library work, including experience with technology.  Applicant must be able to communicate well with staff and library users, being welcoming and helpful to all.

To apply:  Submit a resum√©, cover letter, and contact information for three references by May 20, 2017 to:

Or mail to Chesterfield Public Library, 524 Rt 63, Chesterfield, NH  03443  Attn: Board of Trustees