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Job Title:State Librarian of Kansas
Employer:State of Kansas
Address:300 SW 10th Ave Rm 312-N
City:Topeka
State:KS
ZIP:66612
Description:The State of Kansas seeks an individual with proven leadership qualities to direct the State Library of Kansas. The State Library was created in 1861, continuing the responsibilities of the Kansas Territorial Library. The State Librarian, who is appointed by the Governor, is the head of the agency. The State Library has a staff of 30 full time employees and an annual budget of $5.7 million. The sections of law which govern the State Library of Kansas can be found in KSA 75-2534 et seq.
Responsibilities:The duties of the State Librarian include administration of the following divisions: Reference, Statewide Services, and Talking Books Service. The State Librarian administers state and federal library funding, the state publications depository program, and the Kansas Center for the Book. The Talking Book Library for blind or disabled people is in Emporia. All other programs of the State Library are located in the State Capitol.
Minimum Qualifications:Graduate degree in library science; Not less than 5 years actual experience in library administration
Preferred Qualifications:See http://admin.ks.gov/services/state-employment-center/job/job-postings?id=187828
Type:Administrative
Salary & Benefits:Salary dependent upon qualifications. Attractive benefits package.
Instructions:Please see http://admin.ks.gov/services/state-employment-center/job/job-postings?id=187828 for directions. Contact information below. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to contact the hiring agency if reasonable accommodations are needed for any part of the application or hiring process. The State Library of Kansas is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Deadlines:Application Deadline: November 1, 2017
Contact:Megan Schmidt
Phone:(785)368-7097
Fax:
E-mail:Megan.schmidt@ks.gov
Web:kslib.info
Date Added:2017-10-03 12:40:05
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