Branch Manager - Regina Public Library - Regina, SK

Position Profile
Branch Manager, Regina Public Library

You have a passion for customer service and a commitment to understanding and meeting community needs. You like nothing better than supporting staff on the front lines to ensure library customers are provided with the best possible service – just as they deserve.

If this sounds like you, Regina Public Library invites you to apply for one of five new Branch Manager positions. Reporting to a Department Head, the Branch Manager is responsible for the development and delivery of a range of customer-centered library services within our branches. The position shapes the nature and quality of customer service offered in the branch through the selection, assignment, management and supervision of staff. This role requires sound professional judgment in the administration of branch operations, and the use of evidence-based assessment in the implementation of service changes and improvements.

Within this role, your primary responsibilities will include leading community engagement and customer service delivery within your assigned branches; building strong relationships with your staff, with the community and with your peers; and managing your team to fulfill RPL’s vision and mission.

Among your qualifications, you bring with you an ALA accredited Master’s degree in Library and Information Studies and demonstrated library experience with increased responsibilities.

If this sounds like the job for you, we invite you to tell us about yourself, your education and experience, and your commitment to the value and impact of Regina Public Library.

This is an exempt position in a unionized environment.

LOCATION: Regina, Saskatchewan

SALARY AND BENEFITS:  $74,446 to $106,353; Total rewards package including generous support for professional development.

About Us

Regina Public Library (RPL) is a positive, dynamic meeting place in which customers and the community can interact and share ideas. We enable our customers – and our staff – to connect, learn, seek knowledge and exchange information. We assess priorities and use resources to support the programs and services deemed most important by our customers and our citizens.
Our branches are community gathering places where the joy of reading, discovery and lifelong learning is respected and encouraged. The programs, services and supports we provide help to build a strong community: one that values knowledge and understanding, and respects and upholds diversity.  And that community supports us back with their passionate commitment to Regina Public Library.
Regina Public Library is truly an integrated cultural institution, with its national ranked Dunlop Art Gallery.  The library also boasts its own film theatre, offering a range of independent and world cinema.

About Regina:

A growing prairie city with a rich indigenous heritage and a powerful commitment to reconciliation. A flourishing arts community. Local breweries and local food culture. Concerts, jams and poetry slams. The most passionate CFL and library fans you’ll ever meet. A diverse, inclusive, multicultural community of friendly and caring people. That’s what you’ll find in Regina.

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For more information, please contact Debra Clinton, Research Consultant, WMC at debra@wmc.on.ca .