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The Emporia Public Library is currently hiring for the position of Assistant Library Director 


The Emporia Public Library is seeking applications for an Assistant Library Director.

This position requires professional and administrative duties in planning, implementing and evaluating library services, and will directly supervise library staff. The Assistant Director will be responsible for daily operations and acts on behalf of the Executive Director in their absence.

Applicants must hold a Masters Degree in Library Science or be within (1) year of acquiring a Masters Degree from an American Library Association accredited college or university. This position will require active membership in professional organizations as well as actively participating in continuing education programs. Three (3) years of progressive library experience including a minimum of one (1) year of supervisory experience or the equivalent is also required.

This is a full-time, fully benefited, exempt position with a competitive compensation package located in Emporia, KS. Starting salary is $48,000/year. Must be relocated within 25 miles of the library within 60 days of start date. 

For a complete job description or to apply online, please see the link below to fill out the application and be sure to include a cover letter, resume and three professional references whom you have known for a minimum of 3 years. Applications will be accepted through October 31st. Please direct questions to Executive Director Robin Newell at newellr@emporialibrary.org.

Please see the full job description for more information: Assistant Library Director.




Apply online today by clicking HERE!