Job: Librarian – Educational Services

General Information
Position:
Librarian – Educational Services

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$40,000.00 - $48,000.00

Job Category:
Reference & Public Services

ALA:
Position REQUIRES a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.

Description:

 

  • Recommends and implements reference policies and procedures including the formulation of new services as needs are anticipated or indicated by students and faculty.
  • Develops and maintains quality control mechanisms and procedures that assure effective educational and outreach liaison policies and activities with all departments and organizations that interact with the LRC.

  • Establishes and implements procedures and processes to maintain effective library instruction to enhance LRC services, including orientations, library instruction components in other NWF State classes, and web-based library skills development.

  • Trains personnel assigned to Educational Services and the reference desk, and develops LRC staff training programs in appropriate areas. 

  • Provides reference services and participates in the preparation of research guides and other study guides as part of the LRC team.

  • Participates in LRC website content quality control efforts and works with other college departments to complete the necessary design and maintenance activities.

  • Implements collection development policies by recommending resources to be purchased, discarded, and/or licensed with particular attention to editions or formats of works in particular liaison areas.

  • Prepares and submits regular reports reflecting Educational Services program effectiveness, special needs and other related information to the LRC Director.

  • Opens or closes and secures the LRC, as scheduled.

  • Establishes and maintains up-to-date resources and manuals pertaining to Educational Services procedures and statistics.

  • Works in public service areas, as a library liaison to academic departments, and on college committees as needed.

  • Cooperates as a team member with the LRC staff in performing any duty essential to efficient operation and responsive public services.

  • Performs such other duties and services as may be assigned or requested.

 


Education:

 

  • Master's Degree in Library Science or a similar field required. Degree from a school that has A.L.A. accreditation preferred.

  • Minimum of 2 years professional library experience in a higher education setting that includes bibliographic instruction required.

  • Experience with bibliographic instruction in a community college preferred.

  • Professional library experience in a community and patron centered environment with at least 1 year of experience working in a community college environment especially in reference services preferred.

  • Supervisory experience strongly preferred.

  • Demonstrated excellence in written and oral communication.

  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.

 

All degrees must be from a regionally-accredited postsecondary institution.

 


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
10-24-2016

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
https://nwfsc.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=78014

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Northwest Florida State College

Job Location:
Northwest Florida

Address:
100 College Blvd

City:
Niceville

Zip:
32578

County:
Okaloosa


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Northwest Florida State College

Address:
100 College Blvd

City:
Niceville

State:
FL

Zip:
32578

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Anna Bettis

Contact Email:
humanresources@nwfsc.edu

Contact Phone:
850-729-5365

Contact Fax:

How to apply

Click link to apply: https://nwfsc.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=78014


Go back to All Jobs