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Library Director, Weeks Public Library, (Greenland, NH)

The Weeks Public Library in Greenland, NH is a beautiful newly renovated and enhanced facility on the seacoast of New Hampshire. The library seeks a community-centered, innovative, strategic, and forward-thinking individual as the Library Director. The Director reports to the Board of Library Trustees. The Director performs all managerial duties related to planning, organizing, staffing, budgeting, reporting, programming and building operations. The Library Director is expected to work successfully with staff, the board, and community stakeholders.

Preferred requirements for the position include:
A Master’s degree in library science; at least three years of supervisory experience in an administrative or management position with responsibility for budget management; and knowledge of and experience with collection development, community engagement and current technologies applicable to public libraries.

This is an exempt full-time position (40 hours) which may sometimes include attendance at evening programs or meetings. The library offers a competitive salary range of $65,000 – $70,000, salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. This position offers a generous benefits package: health, dental, disability insurance, and retirement.

How to Apply

To apply, qualified applicants should submit a cover letter and resume. Please also provide us with a list of four to five references to include:

  • Name and current title of the reference
  • Current organization name
  • Contact information, email, and cell phone
  • The nature of relationship (supervisor, direct report, etc.) Please provide a
    short description – one sentence will suffice

The references you choose must include at least one former supervisor. When selecting your references, the individual should be able to speak to your qualifications for the position based on their knowledge of you within the past five years. You can expect that we will conduct reference checks with at least three of the references. If anyone on your reference list is from your current organization and you would like us to hold on conducting that reference until a potential offer is made, please just note that in the listing. We will only contact those references whom you authorize us to connect with at this point.

Please send this information to: [email protected]
Applications should be received by June 15, 2023
Full job description is available on the library website-