Website The Tinton Falls Public Library

Library Director

The Tinton Falls Public Library, a Member Library of the Monmouth County Library (MCL) system, in Tinton Falls, NJ seeks a full-time Library Director to lead our staff and engage our growing community after a long-term closure.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Direct daily library operations and manage staff and volunteers.
  • Develop and coordinate innovative and engaging programs for adults and children.
  • Promote library via social media, (WIX-based) website, and in-person events.
  • Develop and expand collection with input from MCL.
  • Cultivate and maintain partnerships with Borough, school, and community organizations.
  • Communicate effectively with staff and patrons.
  • Report to the Library Board at its monthly meetings (according to the Board’s current schedule).

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in library science (or equivalent) from American Library Association (ALA) accredited institution preferred, but not required
  • 3 to 5 years of work experience in a public or academic library
  • 1 to 2 years supervisory experience preferred, but not required
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong technology and social media skills (Windows environment)
  • Ability to work cooperatively as part of a team.
  • Ability to sit and stand for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to repetitively bend and lift up to 25 lbs.

Schedule: Salaried position (37.5 – 40 hours) including days, evenings, and Saturday hours. This position may include provisions to work remotely up to 8 hours/week. Specific schedule to be determined with Board approval as the Library is reopening after a long-term closure.

Compensation: $50-60,000 commensurate with experience. Salary negotiable if benefits needed.

To Apply: Email a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to tintonfallslibraryassociation@gmail.com and include TF Library Director in the subject line. Deadline to apply is Wednesday, May 29, 2024.

To apply for this job email your details to tintonfallslibraryassociation@gmail.com