Two Positions-Maryland

Position: Deputy Director, National Library of Medicine
Location: National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland
Salary Range; $123,175.00 to $185,100.00 / Per Year

Full vacancy announcement available at USAJOBS:

The incumbent serves as Deputy Director of the National Library of Medicine responsible through the Director to the Director, National Institutes of Health. The incumbent shares responsibility with the Director, NLM, for overall program development, program evaluation, policy formulation, direction and coordination of all Library and intramural research and development activities. The incumbent works closely with the Director in developing plans and programs, and formulating Library policy, and is responsible for the day-to-day program operations of the NLM and its intramural research program. In the absence of the Director the incumbent assumes full responsibility for all functions performed by the National Library of Medicine.

As part of the SES at NIH, you will be among a group of highly skilled executives, contributing to one of the most important missions in the Federal government: to enhance health, lengthen life, and reduce illness and disability.

Position: Middle School Librarian, beginning July 1, 2017
Location: Gilman School, Baltimore, Maryland

Originally posted on the Maryland Library Association listerv.

Position Summary

Gilman School seeks a Middle School Head Librarian for the 2017-2018 school year. This is a full-time administrative position, reporting to the Director of Libraries and the Head of Middle School. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: reviewing and selecting materials to maintain a current, well-rounded, and culturally diverse collection for students and teachers; nurturing reading for pleasure and literature appreciation with scheduled homeroom meetings; organizing and implementing Supplementary Reading and Summer Reading Programs for students and faculty; evaluating content for web page and online databases; and teaching research and library skills in collaboration with subject-area teachers. In addition, s/he will be a member of the Middle School Admissions Team and serve on the Middle School Executive Committee. Experience with cross-disciplinary teaching, iPad implementation in teaching and learning, and involvement in clubs and coaching are not required but strongly preferred.


1. Master’s degree in Library Science.
2. Experience working in a Middle School environment.
3. Technologically experienced.
a. Knowledge of Google products.
b. Expertise in technology implementation, specifically the iPad.
c. Database management experience.
4. Excellent organizational skills.
5. Strong interpersonal communication skills appropriate for various age groups.
6. Great at multitasking with the ability to handle multiple projects at once.
7. Team player.
8. Self-starter with initiative.

To Apply:

Those interested in applying for this position should email resume and cover letter to

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