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Annual Report 2024 Annual Report is now ready with highlights from 2023. Archive: January 2023 Annual Report

Job Opening: System Office Assistant
The Southeast Kansas Library System (SEKLS) currently has an opening for a part-time Office Assistant. Responsibilities include assisting and supporting projects, continuing education events, and system meetings; collaborating with staff on office tasks; Maintaining filing, communication, and information systems; and interacting with system members in a professional manner.  Headquartered in Iola, Kansas, SEKLS is a multi-type regional library system working with public, academic, special, and school libraries in a 15-county area. Iola is small-town of 5,500 full of charm, rural beauty, bike trails, and a performing arts center.
Desired qualifications: Associations degree, excellent customer service skills, and keyboarding and computer proficiency.
Hiring range is $14-$16/hr dependent on qualifications and experience. This position is eligible for membership in the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System. See a full job description.
Send a meaningful cover letter, resume, and a list of at least three (3) professional references to: Sharon Moreland, Director, Southeast Kansas Library System, 218 E. Madison, Iola, KS 66749 or smoreland@sekls.org. First consideration given to applications received by January , 2024. Open until filled.

Excellence Award Winners

System Budget – The System’s RNR Hearing and Budget passed at hearings held Aug. 25. Thank you to all who attended the Fall Inservice.

System Plan – The Kansas State Library Board reviewed and passed 2024 System Plan on Friday, June 9.

SEKLS Forum – First Tuesday of the month at 9 am via zoom.

Strategic Planning Questionnaire for SEKLS members. Thank you for your input.

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