Director | Winnebago Public Library District

Posted on May 20, 2024

The Winnebago Public Library District seeks a servant-minded leader for the director position who has robust leadership abilities and exceptional vision to carry out our mission while working collaboratively with the board of trustees.

The library is located at 210 North Elida Street in Winnebago, Illinois. Twelve staff members (2 FTE) serve over 3,000 area residents.

Desirable applicant skills include effective board relations, the ability to excel at mentoring and supervising staff, establishing working relationships with community members, exercising fiscal responsibility in managing budget and library resources; ensuring compliance of library law; knowledge technologies; excellence in time management, facilities management, strategic planning, grant writing and oral and written communication. 

Requirements

Required qualifications include a Bachelor's Degree plus three years of experience in a managerial or administrative role. A Master's Degree--specifically an MLS or an MLIS from an ALA-accredited program--is preferred. 

Salary

$42,000-$48,000

Location

Winnebago Public Library District
210 North Elida Street
Winnebago, IL 61088
United States

How to apply

To apply, please submit a cover letter, a current resume and three current letters of professional recommendation, including contact information to jolsen@winnebagopubliclibrary.org. EEOC.

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