Adult Services Department Director


Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Full Time
37.5 hours a week
Starts at $60,139 depending on experience

The Glen Ellyn Public Library is seeking a friendly, energetic and motivated person with good communication skills to lead an experienced and busy Adult Services department. Responsibilities include supervising the services provided at the 2nd floor Information Desk, administering the adult services budget, overseeing the selection of materials - both print and electronic, supervising computer instruction and library programming for adults, hiring and scheduling staff within the department, participating as a member of the management team to develop long range plans and representing the department in library-wide decision making.

We believe that a community flourishes when it sees itself reflected in its library and our mission is to serve as a vibrant center for accurate information, robust learning and personal discovery. We are committed to equity, diversity and inclusion and welcome a diverse pool of candidates. We are an equal opportunity employer. If you are interested in applying, please be sure to read and reflect on our strategic plan and DEI project summary. We encourage you to apply if you value collaboration, and community building.

Position requires an MLS from an ALA accredited program, a minimum of five years of professional experience in reference and reader's advisory work in direct contact with the public, including two years at a supervisory level.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Monday, January 31, 2022
Application Contact: 
Dawn Bussey
Apply To: 
37° 5' 24.864" N, 95° 42' 46.4076" W