Job Details

Job Title:Youth Services Department Supervisor
Employer:Kansas City, Kansas Public Library
Address:625 Minnesota Avenue
City:Kansas City
State:KS
ZIP:66101
Description:Exciting opportunity for a creative, energetic, self-starting, strong and experienced leader to join the branch management at our West Wyandotte branch location. Responsible to lead, organize, direct, participate and evaluate the operations and services provided by staff including story times, programming, technology, reference/readers advisory, collection maintenance, assignments, schedules including public service desk coverage and professional outreach for service area. Will work with branch management to ensure seamless service to in-house patrons and outreach clients in assigned areas by regularly reviewing and analyzing programs, story times and services provided by staff.
Responsibilities:Responsible to lead, organize, direct, participate and evaluate the operations and services provided by staff including story times, programming, technology, reference/readers advisory, collection maintenance, assignments, schedules including public service desk coverage and professional outreach for service area. Will work with branch management to ensure seamless service to in-house patrons and outreach clients in assigned areas by regularly reviewing and analyzing programs, story times and services provided by staff.
Minimum Qualifications:ALA/MLS with progressive public library experience
Preferred Qualifications:proven ability in supervision and direction of a department and staff; ability to work independently; to meet deadlines and commitments; communicate and express ideas effectively in both verbal and written format and follow guidelines and procedures set forth essential. Proven ability to relate new concepts and technological support to staff and patrons necessary. Ability to communicate, direct and manage staff essential. Excellent verbal and written skills including presentations and ease of meeting and working with a diverse group or individuals.
Type:Professional
Salary & Benefits:$49,570.00 - $70,450.00(based on the 2017/2018 approved salary ranges).
Instructions:Visit www.kckpl.org click on "about KCKPL" to go to the full description, updated job postings page and application process.
Deadlines:Open until filled
Contact:Tammie Sharp, HR Coordinator
Phone:913-295-8250,
Fax:913-551-3250
E-mail:tsharp@kckpl.org
Web:www.kckpl.org
Date Added:2017-07-17 16:23:09
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