Make your library an employer of choice in your community by:
If you are faced with the task of having to hire a new director, the first thing the board should do is contact NCLS. Please reach out to your consultant as soon as you know that there will be a vacancy.
The next thing the board should designate some time and work through the NCLS Succession Planning Toolkit. This guide will walk you through all of the steps for hiring a director. It also contains sample documents that will aid you in your search.
Access the printable Succession Planning Toolkit below.
NCLS will be happy to post your ad to our website and any of the following library job boards:
It's also a good idea to post it to your library website, your social media accounts, and local media outlets.