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Public Services Division Head, Reading Public Library (Reading)

The Reading Public Library in Reading, MA is hiring. We are awesome. Come work with us.

Love where you work! Join the dynamic and supportive staff of The Reading Public Library. We are now hiring a full time Public Services Division Head. The incumbent is retiring after over twenty-five years of service.
Position is full-time (37.5 hours/week) including one evening and occasional Saturday rotation. Expected salary range is $72,490 - $76,927 and includes benefits and ample professional development opportunities.

This is a senior management position that is responsible for all aspects of library programs and services for the public. Primary duties include directing, supervising, and short/long term planning of programs and services for library users of all ages.
The Public Services Division is comprised of the following teams: Children's Services,Teen Services, Adult & Elder Services,  Research and Reader's Services 

The ideal candidate will be innovative, service-minded, collaborative, and energetic. The Reading Public Library is a cornerstone of the community with popular collections, programs, and services.

Our staff culture embraces dedication, equity, teamwork, and a sense of fun. If you are seeking a job that values curiosity and encourages creativity, we invite you to apply.


1.Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in any subject and Master's Degree in Library Science or a closely related field;and

2. At least five (5) years of professional-level experience including two (2) years in a supervisory position; or

3. Any equivalent combination of education and progressively responsible experience, with additional work experience substituting for the required education on a year for year basis

Full/Part Time

Full Time




$72,490 -$76,927 annually

Closing Date

How to Apply

Visit the Town of Reading Employment Opportunities page for more information.


2020-11-06 |  Quick link to this job