Website Southwest Georgia Regional Library System

Three county library system in southwest Georgia.

Marketing & Programming Librarian

The Southwest Georgia Regional Library System in Bainbridge, Georgia, has an opening for a Marketing & Programming Librarian.  This professional position spreads the library’s message to the public and serves patrons directly through programming and exceptional service.  This fulltime professional position requires a Masters in Library/Information Science from an ALA-Accredited program.  Salary range is $46,125 – $69,000.

We need a student.  You’ll likely come to us with some skills  that are stronger than others.  We’ll teach you the rest.

We need a neighbor.  The Southwest Georgia Regional Library  is located in an energetic, busy community; and you  can establish some enduring partnerships by being a part of it.

We need a collaborator.  Individually, we can do  good things.  Together, we can do amazing things!

We need an artist.  We want an advocate who can help our patrons  and potential patrons visualize the benefit of the library.

We need a techie.  You should understand a wide variety of software and  computer peripherals.  Know the tools you need, and we’ll provide them.

We need an idea person.  It takes that kind of person to design  and plan programming that appeals to the community.

We need a reader.  At a library’s heart, you’ll always find the  printed word.  We need you to understand the value of that.

For more information, email jobs@swgrl.org.

 

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Date Posted:   April 1, 2021

Type of Library:  Public

Position Available:  Marketing & Programming Librarian

Name of Library or Institution: Southwest Georgia Regional Library System, located 35 miles north of Tallahassee, FL, serving 45,000 people in a tri-county area of 1,118 square miles.

Location:  Bainbridge, Colquitt & Donalsonville, Georgia

Application Deadline:  April 30, 2021

Date Available:  July 1, 2021

Salary Range:  $46,125 – $69,000

Library Certification Required:  Ability to obtain a Grade 5B certification or higher from Georgia Certification State Board of Certification of Librarians, http://sos.georgia.gov/plb/librarians/

Qualifications:  Masters in Library Science from ALA-Accredited program; working knowledge of  website management, computer programs, background of civic involvement, online search skills, youth and children’s work, and valid driver’s license.

Primary Job Responsibilities:  Plans, implements and coordinates services/programs in the three counties of the Southwest Georgia Regional Library System. Plans and coordinates comprehensive public relations outreach program, oversees website management, and assists with collection development and statistics for library system.  Plans and manages public service in Decatur County. Work requires considerable skill, initiative, independent judgment, professional ethics and follow through.  Ability to exercise mature judgment and maintain confidentiality of administrative matters. Nights and weekend work is required.

Materials to Send:  Resumé, cover letter, unofficial copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts and list of 3 professional references.

Send to:  jobs@swgrl.org

Special Notes:  This position requires flexible work hours; reports directly to the Assistant Director; is a member of the library’s management team.  Excellent communications, both written and spoken, are required.  Must be a team player, willing to participate in all activities and programs of the library.
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To apply for this job email your details to dworthington@swgrl.org