Manager of Welcoming Initiatives

North Vancouver District Public Library

Manager of Welcoming Initiatives

Lynn Valley Library
JOB POSTING #18-11      |    Closing Date: Open until filled                                                                                                                            
North Vancouver District Public Library is a community-focused Library serving almost 90,000 residents in the District of North Vancouver at three NVDPL locations. We are proud to support a culture of learning and a love of reading in our diverse community, and our unique and innovative approach to programming complements our comprehensive collection and growing digital resource library. A refreshed strategic plan is inspiring new service initiatives, and our vision is to shape the District of North Vancouver’s future by inspiring learning, discovery, creativity, and collaboration in local residents.
NVDPL is currently recruiting an exempt Manager of Welcoming Initiatives who is eager to work in a demanding, high-paced public library environment that is undergoing major change and visionary service development.  Reporting to the Director of Library Services, this key position ensures the library’s welcoming environment for all activities that take place within it, in support of the library as a community platform. Working as a member of the highly-networked strategic management team, this position ensures effective library services through facilities and operations coordination and improvements, collection retailing, promotions and circulation, staff scheduling oversight, and development and supervision of the circulation staff.
Other exciting aspects for the role will include: initiate and facilitate audits and reviews of the facilities, and collaborate with the Business Manager on facility service contracts; ensure facilities support the strategic direction through excellence in space planning, service hours, equipment, ambiance and accessibility; innovative service delivery; prepare, track, analyze and report on branch performance outputs; and provide support to the activities of the Friends of the Library and other community partners.
Your qualifications include graduation from University with a Master’s degree in Library Science from and accredited Library school, or equivalent, with a minimum of 3-5 years of experience in a managerial, supervisory or leadership position.
We invite all interested candidates to consider being a part of the exciting opportunities at North Vancouver District Public Library. If you are interested in joining our dynamic team and you have the qualifications we are looking for, please apply via email only with your cover letter and resume to
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We thank you for your interest in employment with the North Vancouver District Public Library and advise that only those short listed for an interview will be contacted.

Organization: North Vancouver District Public Library
Location: North Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Library Services
Posted: July 3, 2018, 10:48 am
Expires: August 3, 2018, 4:30 pm

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