Learning Resource Center Assistant (PT)

Location
Palm Beach, FL
Posted
Feb 28, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Working under the supervision of the Regional Librarian, the candidate will help support the academic mission of the University. The assistant will ensure the LRC functions properly and assists students, faculty and staff in its use. S/he will actively support information literacy awareness efforts through 1:1 or small group student instruction as well as in-class presentations. S/he will provide reference service to the student and/or faculty population. Assists student's with career services needs and general computer use, assisting with computer issues as able. This is a part time position with hours up to 25 hours per week which will require evenings up until 10PM as well as Saturdays.

  • Ensures the proper functioning of the LRC using the policies and procedures as set forth in the LRC Training and Resource Manual, and other related documents.
  • Assists students in using the LRC and fosters information literacy by working with students and distributing promotional materials.
  • Assists with maintaining the career development area know as the €Career Corner€ in conjunction with the LRC.
  • Provides career development assistance to students to include preliminary job search strategies, resume development and online career services use.
  • Manages the creation and distribution of student identification cards.
  • Attends staff meetings and training sessions as requested and approved by the Campus Dean
  • When necessary, responsible for maintaining computer lab and assisting students with computer-related issues
  • Other duties as assigned


Education:
  • Bachelor's degree preferred


Certificates, licenses and registrations:
  • None


Work Experience:
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Library experience and library function familiarity


Skills:
  • Demonstrated knowledge of library database tools
  • Proficiency in customer service particularly reference service
  • Must have strong computer skills (Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills


Working at Strayer is rewarding and each one of us is incredibly passionate about succeeding at our mission and that passion is contagious. With that in mind we are always in search of dedicated, talented individuals who want to be part of something that's enriching, challenging, and rewarding.

If you require a reasonable accommodation to complete our application process, please contact our Human Resources Department at Careers@strayer.edu.



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Strayer University is an equal opportunity employer and employs qualified individuals regardless of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other classification proscribed under applicable law.

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