Director Position

Cyrenius H. Booth Library Director Position

The Cyrenius H. Booth Library, Newtown, Connecticut Board of Trustees seeks a dynamic, innovative and experienced library leader with a strong commitment to engaging the community and developing library services. The ideal candidate will be a unique blend of administrator, civic engager, and strong staff supporter. The candidate will demonstrate ability to solidify partnerships and articulate the Library’s strategic vision, mission, and values to the community. The position requires a working knowledge of 21st century public library trends and their supporting technologies; the ability to anticipate and manage change; exceptional interpersonal and team building skills; facility maintenance experience; the ability to hire, manage, and develop professional staff and administer fiscal policies and the budget process.

Requirements; MLS degree from an ALA accredited institution, six years of progressively responsible professional experience in a public library including two years of administrative experience. Salary range $85,000-$95,000 with an attractive benefits package. View job description here. Applicants should submit a letter of interest and a resume via email attachment to chboothcareers@gmail.com. Review of resumes will commence on receipt.

 

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History of the Cyrenius H. Booth Library (PDF)

Cyrenius H. Booth Library Fact Sheet (PDF)

2016 Strategic Plan

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