This is a 20 hour per week daytime position. Flexible hours between Monday and Friday from 8 am - 4 pm based on the Library's needs.
North Shore Community College seeks an enthusiastic and student-focused librarian reporting to the Coordinator of Public Services to provide reference and instructional services on the Lynn campus during daytime hours when classes are in session. The Librarian will provide individual and group instruction sessions, assist with circulation and reserves, and participate in ongoing library initiatives. The successful candidate must enjoy working with our diverse community of users and share a commitment to support student learning.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provide reference services, online assistance, and one-on-one library instruction that promotes the information literacy competencies of our students.
Assists in providing chat, email, and SMS reference support on an assigned schedule.
Offers class instruction in information literacy.
Participates in the assessment of student learning and evaluation of the overall effectiveness of our instructional services.
Participates in collection development activities.
Assists in collection maintenance projects.
Assists in the development of new library programs and services.
Serves as a backup for the access services assistant as needed.
Perform other duties as assigned.
SALARY:$28.29 per hour, non-benefited, MCCC unit position
Starting Date: January 16, 2018
Submit resume and cover letter indicating how your experience matches the qualifications of the position.
MLS degree from an ALA-accredited program (MLS candidate may be considered with appropriate coursework)
Reference and instruction experience
Knowledge of online database and Internet resources
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Reliability and dependability are extremely important
Successful experience interactive with culturally diverse populations.
Additional Salary Information: $28.29 per hour, non-benefited, MCCC Unit position.
NSCC is one of 15 Massachusetts community colleges. The college serves 26 cities and towns along the coastal region from north metropolitan Boston to Cape Ann. Since its founding in 1965, NSCC has grown from a single building to three campuses, and from five to nearly 90 academic programs of study. The college has an urban campus in downtown Lynn, a suburban campus in Danvers and a cosmetology and... culinary center in Middleton. Nearly 35,000 students have graduated from NSCC. The college is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc., through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.