DATE ENTERED: September 5, 2017
POSITION: Branch Manager – South Branch Library
LOCATION: Granville County Library System, NC
APPLY BY: The position is available immediately and will be open until filled.

CITY: Butner/Creedmoor

SALARY: Starting range of $31,383 - $48,569, plus benefits

Library System Branch Manager – Granville County is seeking applications from qualified individuals for the position of Branch Manager – South Branch Library.   The South Branch Library is located in the Butner/Creedmoor area. While enjoying the small town feel, the library is located only minutes from the shopping areas of downtown Durham and Chapel Hill.

DUTIES: The Branch Manager will supervise a staff of 4 (2 full time, 2 part time) and is responsible for planning, organizing, directing, promoting, and supervising public library programs and services at this branch. Work includes coordination and implementation of programs, advising and assisting in activities and special events, collection development, readers’ advisory services, technology assistance, assisting customers with their information needs, supervision of all staff and volunteers, and assisting the Library Director in the planning and implementation of special projects.  Work requires supervising branch library staff including recruiting, developing, training and evaluating staff and volunteer; promoting library services and programs within the library and the community; providing leadership in working relationships and communication, ensuring high productivity and quality public service; encouraging initiative and creativity; assisting patrons with in depth reference, technology and reader’s advisory questions and developing training for the staff and public in these areas; attending and contributing to meetings of the programming team as well as other teams as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: This position requires graduation from an accredited professional library school with a master's degree in library science and considerable professional experience in library work including some supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Requires ALA certification. Some nights and weekend hours required. The preferred candidate will have a proficient knowledge of computer applications and a working knowledge of an automated library system.

TO APPLY: submit a Granville County employment application along with a resume and cover letter to the Workforce Solutions office at 111 Hilltop Village, Oxford, NC  27565. The position is available immediately and will be open until filled. Granville County is an equal opportunity employer.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: contact Jonathan Bradsher, at 919-693-1121 or Granville County Library System, attn Jonathan Bradsher, PO Box 339, 210 Main Street, Oxford, NC 27565