Library Director, Demarest Free Public Library, Demarest

Join us as we write the next chapter in the story of one of Bergen County’s well respected public libraries. The Demarest Free Public Library Board of Trustees is seeking a thoughtful, innovative and capable leader to become the next library director. You will join our team of welcoming staff and an energetic Board to expand on our tradition of service. Please visit the library at demarestlibrary.org or on Facebook and Instagram. 

Demarest Free Public Library’s well maintained and recently updated facility (with a beautiful new teen area, reading room, conference room and children’s area) in well-known Demarest Borough, make it an inviting destination for local and area residents all year round. The ideal candidate will have a unique opportunity to continue shaping the role and growing the visibility of a cherished community institution.

Demarest is situated in the Northern Valley of beautiful and historic Bergen County, home to a top-rated public school district, and an active Nature Center, Gardening Club, Parent Teacher Organization, and Recreation Commission. 

Qualifications/Requirements: 

Preferred requirements include an MLS or related Master’s Degree and experience as a public library administrator. Excellent interpersonal skills are a must, as well as a hands-on work ethic and knowledge of emerging trends in libraries.

MLS or Library School Required: 
Yes
NJ County (If Applicable): 
Bergen
Job Focus: 
Administration/Management
Compensation: 
Starting salary is highly competitive and commensurate with experience, including an excellent benefit package.
How To Apply:: 

All applications will receive a quick response and a confidential review. Send cover letter with salary history, resume and references to: librarydirectorsearch@gmail.com. For inquiries please contact Alan Burger at Library Development Solutions at ab@librarydevelopment.com.