Adult Services Consultant -- Missouri State Library -- Jefferson City, MO

Job Description: The Adult Services Consultant (ASC) provides leadership in the development of adult library services throughout Missouri. The ASC position coordinates workshops and trainings sessions pertaining to adult services; manages the State Library’s Continuing Education grant program; assists with applicable LSTA grants; and plans and coordinates statewide projects to improve library services for adults. For a complete job description, go to

Salary Range: $3,489 - $3,825 monthly

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
Applied knowledge of library services, particularly for public library service in general and services for adults in particular; ability to design continuing education opportunities for library staff serving adults; excellent verbal and written communication skills; outstanding ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines; and strong ability to lead and work within a team.

Qualifications: A Masters Degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited program and a minimum of three years of experience in a responsible, professional public library position is required. Experience in providing training and continuing education in a variety of formats is highly preferred. Experience in adult services programs is preferred. As an alternative, a school library certification and Masters Degree in an appropriate education specialty will be considered.

Application Instructions: Apply online at

Minimum Application Deadline: November 8, 2019

For further information contact: Debbie Musselman at or 573-751-2679.

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