DATE ENTERED:     January 28, 2020
POSITION: Regional Library Director
LOCATION: Galax-Carroll Regional Library is located in rural Southwest Virginia and serves a population of 37,000 with a two-branch system
APPLY BY: March 2, 2020

DESCRIPTION: Regional Library Director is responsible for all aspects of the operation of the library, including financial and personnel management, and reports to six-member Library Board of Trustees. Must have administrative and collection development skills, ability to communicate effectively with local officials and funding boards, extensive knowledge of professional library service, library automation systems and computer applications. Marketing experience a plus.

REQUIREMENTS: Requires a Master’s Degree in Library Science, or Library and Information Science, from a graduate library program accredited by the American Library Association, and professional library experience, preferably in an administrative and/or managerial/supervisory capacity in a public library.

SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

TO APPLY: Send Cover Letter, Resume, Three References, City of Galax Application, and copy of Professional Librarian Certificate to Melanie Hemingway, Galax-Carroll Regional Library, 610 W. Stuart Drive, Galax, VA 24333, [276-236-2351 ext. 204] or email: [email protected].  Initial application review starting March 2, 2020. The position becomes available April 1, 2020.