DATE ENTERED: August 27, 2020
POSITION: LIBRARY DIRECTOR
LOCATION: Smyth County Public Library, VA
APPLY BY: Applications accepted until 5 p.m. on Wednesday, September 30, 2020.


LIBRARY DIRECTOR.  The Smyth County Public Library is seeking a Library Director who is community-minded, innovative, and committed to the technological advancement of information services.  He or she will be responsible for the operation and management of all library services consistent with policies determined by the Library Board.  Prepares budget, grant preparation and administration, develops long and short range goals and supervises a staff of 21.  The successful candidate will develop and maintain effective working relationships with library patrons, local government officials, civic and community groups and the general public.  Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA approved university is required.  Salary Range $50,000-$60,000 based on experience.  Background check including credit check will be conducted. Excellent fringe benefits.  Questions pertaining to the position may be directed to Iris Worley, [email protected]. A more detailed description of the Library Director’s position is available at www.smythcountypubliclibraries.net.  Applications accepted until 5 p.m. on Wednesday, September 30, 2020.  Send cover letter, resume and three professional references to Library Board of Trustees, 118 S. Sheffey Street, Marion, VA  24354. EOE.