Broward County Board of County Commissioners is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Librarian Full Time and Part Time - 20 at various library locations. Additional vacancies may be filled from this recruitment. This position is expected to serve in the capacity of Youth Services and Adult Services Librarian and may be assigned to any library location/section based on operational needs.
The purpose of this position is to plan, supervise and coordinate the activities of a service section. This includes supervising staff, project and program coordination, cultivating outreach efforts, and supporting division-wide initiatives. This position is also responsible for collection development, youth and adult reference services, programs and readers advisory.
The ideal candidate will provide reference support to customers of all ages; work with their team to develop and provide high-quality programs and events to the public; assist the Library Manager in the selection, de-selection, and assessment of the library collection; provide Supervisor in Charge support on an as-needed basis; maintain effective relationships with community groups and local stakeholders; and participate on division-wide committees and teams to improve service to the public. Other responsibilities include maintaining awareness of current and changing needs in the community, and promoting an understanding of such issues among library staff.
This announcement will remain active until a sufficient number of applications has been received and may close at any time.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Requires a Master's degree from a college or university accredited by the American Library Association in Library Science, Library and Information Science, or closely related field.
Special Certifications and Licenses
· Must be able to work a flexible schedule that may include days, evenings, nights, and weekends
· Master's degree or higher in Education or related field that is separate but relevant from the Minimum Qualifications
· ALA Leadership Certificate
· Sunshine State Library Leadership Institute Certificate
· Post Master Certificate in Librarianship
· Six (6) months or more experience in Grants Writing Experience
· Six (6) months or more experience in Project Management Experience
Physical address where the job position is located.
How to Apply: www.broward.org/careers
Be advised that during emergency conditions, all County employees are automatically considered emergency service workers. County employees are subject to being called to work in the event of a disaster, such as a hurricane, or other emergency situation and are expected to perform emergency service duties, as assigned.
BROWARD COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND PROVIDER OF SERVICES