Library Director


Towanda District Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
30 hours/week with some nights and weekends
$22,500 to $30,000 starting salary

The Director serves as the chief executive officer of the library, under the direction of the Library Board of Trustees. The Director is responsible for the functioning of the library as a whole, with specific responsibilities including: personnel and scheduling, budgeting and budget control, programming, publicity, grant writing, recommending policy adjustments to the Board, collection development, working cooperatively with other organizations in the community and directing the care and maintenance of the physical plant.


MLS or MLIS from an ALA-accredited institution preferred; Bachelor's Degree required - with some library course work. Administrative experience preferred, library experience a plus.


Significant financial management experience

Strong human relations skills

Knowledge of and vision for ways to use technology to improve services

Ability to connect with community and network with other organizations

Proven leadership and communication skills

Creative problem-solving skills

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Friday, April 13, 2018
Application Note: 

Search Committee

Towanda District Library

301 S Taylor Street

Towanda, IL 61776

Application Contact: 
Towanda Library District