Reference Librarian - Temporary Full-Time - Delaware County Community College, Marple Campus
Job ID001041
Date PostedOctober 29, 2008
Closing DateNovember 14, 2008
DescriptionFull-time, temporary, 12-month position with faculty status for a maximum of three years. DCCC seeks a forward-thinking librarian with an instructional background and strong outreach skills to assist in the development of our information literacy program and participate in library information services. Duties include general and specialized reference/research assistance, individual and group instruction, developing instructional tools, designing advanced information resources, and assisting patrons in use of print and electronic resources. The Librarian will assist in leading a team to create instructional materials, manage and conduct assessment and evaluation of both the program and student skills, and promote information literacy initiatives with librarians and teaching faculty.
RequirementsThis position requires an MLS from an ALA-accredited institution. Candidates must possess advanced technology skills related to library science; excellent communication skills; ability to work effectively with a diverse body of students, faculty, and staff; and the ability to assist students in group and individual settings. At least one year of experience teaching information literacy is necessary. Program development and recent experience working in a two-year academic institution library are highly desirable.
Salary Range$43,589 (will be pro-rated higher to include 12 months)
Hours/Start Date8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday (one night per week and one Saturday per month rotation)
Miscellaneous InfoPlease email ([log in to unmask]), fax (610-359-4158), or mail cover letter, complete and current resume, three current letters of reference and unofficial transcripts to: Connie L. McCalla, Vice President of Human Resources, Delaware County Community College, 901 South Media Line Road, Media, PA 19063. Applications must be received by November 14, 2008.