EASTERN COUNTIES REGIONAL LIBRARY
CHIEF LIBRARIAN (C.E.O.)
This public library system headquartered in Mulgrave, NS serves approx.
41,000 residents of Guysborough, Inverness and Richmond Counties (in
Northeastern Nova Scotia) through 7 branches and various outreach
The CEO heads a management team of four. Staff complement is 9 F/T and
26 P/T employees. Annual budget: $908,415 (2005-06). The Library
works with Nova Scotia Provincial Library and other Regional Libraries
in the NcompasS (Sirsi) library system on many co-operative projects.
Qualifications include an accredited MLS/MLIS degree and minimum 5
years experience in progressive positions, preferably in public
libraries. Salary range is $46,025 to $55,944 (05-06) with competitive
Candidates with significant experience in strategic planning, regional
library development and fund sourcing are preferred. Applicants must
have demonstrated leadership, personnel / budget management and
communication skills. French fluency is an asset.
Note: See our Website at ecrl.library.ns.ca
for further info on our Library system.
Submit a letter of application along with a resumé and 3 references
by May 15, 2006 to:
Mr. Joseph Walsh, Chair
c/o Eastern Counties Regional Library Board
P.O. Bag 2500, Mulgrave, NS B0E 2G0
Fax. (902) 747-2500 Email: [log in to unmask]