DATE ENTERED: November 21, 2022
LOCATION: Loudoun County Public Library, VA
APPLY BY:  12/2/2022 11:59:00 PM

Recruitment #23-122-3933
Date Opened    11/18/2022 08:00:00 AM
Closing Date    12/2/2022 11:59:00 PM
Salary Range    $57,422.71-$97,618.60
Job Type    Open and Competitive
Full/Part-Time    Full-Time
Benefits    Full Benefits
Reg/Temp    Regular

Job Description
Just 45 minutes west of Washington, D.C., Loudoun County Public Library (LCPL) is a dynamic, forward-thinking, award-winning organization that enjoys great community support and has an excellent reputation. Loudoun County Public Library (LCPL) staff build community by providing exceptional library services and programs to customers of all ages and backgrounds.

LCPL is seeking to fill a Head of Adult Services position. The Head of Adult Services will oversee the Adult Services department in the branch, supervise and evaluate staff, plan and conduct programs, serve as a member of the branch management team and ensure the daily delivery of high quality services.

The successful candidates will develop and nurture effective relationships with staff, customers and the community as well as:

  • Foster a positive team whose performance and dedication are essential to the Library's mission.
  • Be passionate, creative team players with excellent communication, interpersonal and customer service skills.
  • Be aware of emerging trends, technologies, and best practices in public library services.
  • Possess strong multi-tasking, organizational and technology skills.

LCPL provides services seven (7) days a week.Work schedules vary and include weekends, evenings and holidays. Location of the position may change based on the operational needs of the Library system.

Hiring salary is commensurate with experience.

Job Requirements
Requires a Master's Degree in Library Science from an American Library Association accredited school and two (2) years of related experience, including one (1) year of supervisory experience.

Special Requirements
Some bending, reaching, walking and standing required. Ability to lift up to 40 pounds required. Ability to communicate ideas clearly, concisely and effectively, orally and in writing is required.

Spanish/English bilingual skills preferred. Passport Acceptance Agent certification and Notary Public License may be required within one year of hire date.

Post Conditional Offer Contingencies
Successful candidate will undergo a credit, criminal and DMV background check.