Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green , KY

Community Outreach Manager

Warren County Public Library
Bowling Green, KY Full-time
Posted on December 28, 2018

The Warren County Public Library in Bowling Green, KY is currently accepting applications for a Full-Time Community Outreach Manager


Develop, coordinate and evaluate library activities, programs and initiatives that serve the community in ways that promote inclusiveness and diversity, including reaching community members unable to use the library in traditional ways. Support services to underrepresented communities, life-long learners, the elderly, children, low-income populations, and people with disabilities and/or those physically unable to access a library. Supervise outreach staff; deliver outreach programs, presentations, and community sessions directly; and actively engage with the community.


Position requires a Bachelor's degree in Library Science or related field and three to five years related work experience; or five to seven years related experience and/or training including at least two years in staff supervision; or equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must have a valid driver's license and acceptable driving record; excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to deliver exceptional customer service; general knowledge of public service management theory and practice, including customer satisfaction, strategic planning, staff development and supervision methods, time management, organizational skills, and community relations; ability to plan, organize, perform, and evaluate work assignments with initiative and judgment, independently or with minimal supervision; ability to manage several programs at once and adapt to changing needs; ability to supervise and delegate responsibilities and provide feedback as appropriate; and ability to become familiar with technological tools applicable to areas of responsibility including circulation software, on-line databases and other computer applications and office equipment. Continuing knowledge of current trends and developments in the library field are preferred. Work schedule includes daytime, evening and weekend hours.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Applications will be accepted until January 15, 2019. Please send application/resume to employment @warrenpl.org or to Warren County Public Library Attn: Human Resources 1225 State Street Bowling Green, KY 42101

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status or disability (in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act) with respect to employment opportunities.