The County of Santa Clara Invites applications for:
DEPUTY COUNTY LIBRARIAN
FOR COMMUNITY LIBRARY DEVELOPMENT
The County Librarian seeks a Deputy County Librarian with the intention, commitment, personal and professional characteristics and skills to further develop the community libraries and public services for the future. Library development means dynamically optimizing the service impact of the community libraries.
Libraries are more than service points in a system. Libraries are where we engage with our residents to meet their needs, to build strong communities, and to facilitate change for the better.
In collaboration with the County Librarian, the Deputy County Librarian will develop and implement, evaluate and continuously improve an optimum service model, staffing model, and space use model for community libraries. The Deputy County Librarian supervises, develops, coaches the Community Librarians and oversees
the community libraries’ personnel budgets of approximately $17 million.
The Deputy County Librarian reports to the County Librarian and is a member of the County Librarian’s executive staff. The executive staff also includes the Director of Communications and Marketing and the Financial and Administrative Services Manager. The Deputy County Librarian, Community Library Development works in collaboration with the executive and management staff to insure a fluid, integrated program of service for residents and an optimal operational environment for residents and staff.