The Austin Public Library has an immediate opening for a Managing Librarian at the North Village Branch located at 2505 Steck Ave., Austin, TX. APL is seeking a leader with innovative ideas, outstanding management skills, and passion for the Library's mission.
Qualifications should include knowledge of current issues and trends in public librarianship, experience in managing a successful and collaborative team, flexible and adaptable to changing environments, self motivated and self directed, and knowledge/experience in creative problem solving.
Patterned after the "library for the future" model, this beautiful branch has many characteristics similar to upscale bookstores. It opened in 2009 to better serve the growing population of north central Austin.
Known as the "Live Music Capital of the World", Austin is a growing, diverse, energetic, and vibrant city located in central Texas.
Review of applications will begin immediately. They will be received through November 30, 2013. To obtain a full job description and to apply please go to http://library.austintexas.gov/