Super Library Supervisors Workshop, Fall 2024 (FY25)

Event Information
Event Type
Continuing Education - Face-to-Face Presentation
Event Category
Professional/Personal Development
CEU Hours
$375; Registration is limited to 35 people

Invoices will be emailed to all registrants following the close of the registration period. If you require additional billing information, please contact Jennifer Bruno at 732-752-7720 ext. 104.

LibraryLinkNJ subsidizes the cost of each class to make high-quality, low-cost training available to staff of member libraries. Please pay registration fees promptly to complete your registration.

Cancellation policy:

  • You may cancel up to ten (10) business days before a scheduled class/event without penalty and receive a credit for another class or a full refund. If you cancel less than ten days before, you are responsible for payment, except in cases where LibraryLinkNJ cancels the class/event.
  • LibraryLinkNJ reserves the right to cancel the program in the event of a technical issue or any emergency situation involving the speaker. If LibraryLinkNJ cancels a class, you will receive a credit toward another class or a full refund.
  • In the event of a class cancellation, we will make every effort to notify you in advance.

Super Library Supervisor

This series of training workshops in supervisory skills has been serving the New Jersey library community for more than 20 years. This fall, our workshop series will return to an in-person format!

*Our virtual option will return in Spring 2025*

Series Topics and Dates:

  • Thursday, October 3rd, 9:30AM - 3PM
    • What it Means to be a Supervisor
    • Know Your Why: Motivating and Supporting Your Staff
  • Thursday, October 10th, 9:30AM - 3PM
    • Open & Honest Communication in the Workplace
    • Building Relationships & Resolving Staff Conflict
  • Thursday, October 17th, 9:30AM - 3PM
    • HR Basics Every Supervisor Should Know
    • Personnel Documentation & Evaluation
  • Wednesday, October 23rd, 9:30AM - 3PM
    • The Leader's Toolkit: Starting with Empathy
    • Giving & Receiving Feedback

All sessions will be held at Monroe Township Library in Monroe Township (Middlesex County), NJ.

Target Audience:

  • Library staff who are currently supervisors and have less than five years of supervisory experience.
  • Participants MUST be actively working as a supervisor at the time the series begins.
  • More experienced supervisors are welcome, if this is their first supervisory training.

Registration Information

  • This is a series of 4 workshops. Participants are required to attend all 4 workshops and will be asked to indicate that they have the support of their employer before completing the registration process.
  • Space is limited to 35 participants. 
  • Registration opens at 8:00 AM on Monday, July 22 and closes on Friday, August 9th. 
    If the registration numbers exceed capacity, 35 participants will be chosen via a lottery system.

Cost: $375, inclusive of all available course materials, continental breakfasts and lunches for all 4 sessions.

Registration Information

Contact Us

If you have any questions or need assistance regarding this program,  please contact our staff:

Stephanie Sendaula
Programming & Outreach Specialist
732-752-7720 ext. 106