This opening calls for specific administration qualifications set by the school.
Job Description: Library/Instructional Technology Specialist
Report to: Head Librarian & Director of Technology
OLP is a school of 750 students and a diverse educational community that strives to educate young women to the needs of society. As a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) school, OLP places a strong emphasis on 21st-century learning skills across the curriculum. The professional
culture at OLP is committed to continuous improvement and lifelong learning. Students are passionate about being involved in the school community, and OLP prides itself on graduating women leaders who are making a difference in STEAM fields. Find out more about our school at www.aolp.org.
The Academy of Our Lady of Peace seeks a Librarian/Instructional Technology Specialist who is a service-oriented individual capable of working in a busy, private school library with a collection of materials in multiple formats. Specifically, we seek an individual who has
experience with library and information instruction, including technology-focused learning trends and best practices, in order to develop our instructional offerings and support teachers and students. Applicant must be well-versed in various forms and uses of technology including the use of Google for Education tools, Learning Management Systems (LMS), databases, emerging learning technologies and library circulation systems. Patron services are a large part of the
job, and the ability to multitask and problem-solve research, readers’ advisory requests, and solve technology issues is a must. This position also includes clerical work such as inventory of supplies, circulation desk duties, and basic library operational tasks. Applicants must show a willingness to learn about all the print and digital services of the library.
General Librarian Responsibilities:
Additional Duties Include:
Instructional Technology Librarian Responsibilities:
This position requires a thorough understanding of school library principles and practices, a high level of professionalism, attention to detail, self-motivation, organization and familiarity with the mission of OLP. In addition, the ideal candidate must meet the following criteria:
At the time of submitting your application, OLP requires both a cover letter and resume, along with three references from supervisors who have seen your work directly, and verification of degree credentials. Upon hiring you will be required to complete a TB test, Livescan fingerprinting, and provide all official transcripts.
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