Library Services Supervisor -- Irving Public Library -- Irving, TX

Salary: $60,876.00 - $85,824.00 (progressive over 11 steps)
Opening date: 9/11/2020
Closing date: 9/23/2020

Description:
Duties include coordinating assigned activities as part of the Community and Collections Division team; focusing on ensuring that equity, diversity and inclusion outcomes are appropriately established, monitored and achieved relating to the collections, programming and services offered by the library; fostering cooperative relationships with other community organizations to support programming opportunities that promote community equity, especially relating to K-12 curriculum, adult education and workforce development; ensuring effectiveness of communication and marketing efforts regarding library programs and services to under-served populations; and assisting in the coordination of signature events such as the Big Read, North Texas Teen Book Festival and summer reading programs. Function as a member of the Library’s Management team, providing recommendations and vision regarding equity, diversity and inclusion outcomes for the Library system.

Education:
A Master of Library Science degree from an American Library Association accredited college or university or an equivalent graduate degree in a subject area such as education or social work.

Experience:
A minimum of three years of public library experience, as well as one year of supervisory or lead experience.

Bilingual English/Spanish skills beneficial. Hours will vary and include evenings and weekends.

A résumé must be submitted with application.

Apply online: https://www.cityofirving.org/

Apply in-person:
City of Irving
Human Resources
825. W. Irving Blvd.
Irving, Texas 75060

Contact phone #: 972-721-2696
Fax #: 972-721-2582
No emails

Culture
The City of Irving is situated near Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport with more than 140 international companies currently operating throughout the city. Irving is positioned to be the leading international business center in the US and is a city of tremendous diversity. The Irving Public Library has four locations, all serving unique communities and is nationally known for the North Texas Teen Book Festival, as well as for numerous NEA Big Read and other yearly community reads, for exceptional programming and for innovative partnerships with local schools and city departments. With more than one million items checked out annually, the multi-branch Irving Public Library system serves a community of more than 237,000 residents that is home to one of the most diverse ZIP codes in the nation.

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