Many Hands Make Light Work

Many Hands Make Light Work

The Northeast Kansas Library System has a opportunity for a creative librarian who will enjoy the challenge of helping the members of a 14-county regional multitype library system to develop exceptional library services as the NEKLS Library Development Consultant.

This consultant will coordinate programs of consulting, continuing education, planning and development with all types of member libraries, and play an active role in statewide cooperative activities. This position requires excellent communication and organizational skills. A commitment to teamwork and customer service, close collaboration with personnel from other regional and urban library systems and the Kansas State Library is essential.  A comfort with both personal interaction and library technology, the ability to travel, a MLS degree and prior experience are required.  Knowledge of a broad range of library governance and management issues and prior experience in a public library, school library, regional system or statewide library development preferred. Experience with collection development and grant writing a plus.

For more details, a complete job description, and information on the application process, check out the job listing.