PART-TIME LIBRARIAN

Location
Torrance, California
Posted
Jun 08, 2018
Institution Type
Community College

El Camino College

 

PART-TIME LIBRARIAN

Req: A1718-080

Division: LIBRARY LEARNING RESOURCES

Close Date: June 26, 2018

 

Complete job description and application available online at: https://elcamino.igreentree.com/css_academic

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Hourly, on-call librarians will be included in a pool for as-needed on-call assignments in general reference services. Typical duties for librarians would include: Providing information to students and faculty on resources available in the library or through other sources and assist in making these resources available; assisting in the development and maintenance of a collection of reference materials; providing instruction in the proper use of the library and its resources on a group or individual basis; publicizing library resources and promoting the use of the library; assisting with the formulation and maintenance of library reports and statistics. Provide general support to the reference services desk, support the philosophy and mission of the Library and Learning Resources Division, the Schauerman library and reference services area, and support and implement when needed policies and procedures of both Library and Learning Resources, as well as the reference services area. Other tasks as assigned.

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Master's degree in library science; library and information science; OR

The equivalent - Candidates not possessing the required qualification(s) as stated on this announcement, must complete the Request For Equivalency Form as part of the application process to explain in detail how their qualifications are equivalent to those above; OR

Valid California community college credential in appropriate subject (per California Education Code 87355 issued prior to July 1, 1990); AND

Sensitivity to and understanding of diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, and ethnic background of college students, and of individuals with disabilities.

 

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Library experience with community college students in reference services. Technology skills and experience in utilizing online databases.

Library Instruction within an academic learning environment.

Collection development.

Worked with diverse groups and populations. Knowledge of SLO's and SAO's.

 

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT

Part-time, hourly, on-call positions, which includes Saturdays, on as-needed basis for the 2018 fall semester beginning August 25, 2018. Offer and acceptance of employment is subject to

verification of all information provided on the employment application, credential(s), transcripts, fingerprint results, and tuberculosis examination as required. Candidates selected for employment will be required to provide verification of work authorization in the form of a passport, valid driver's license, or other equivalent identification, and social security card.

 

PART-TIME SALARY RANGE

Part-time faculty members are compensated on a semester basis according to the number of hours assigned per semester and on cumulative semesters of instruction for the District. The beginning rate is $46.75 - $59.70 per hour depending on education and experience.

 

TO APPLY

Applicants must submit the following documents by the closing date:

1) Online application: https://elcamino.igreentree.com/css_academic

2) Cover letter describing how applicant meets the qualifications.

3) Resume including educational background, professional experience, and related personal development and accomplishments.

4) Pertinent transcripts (only in pdf format) as stated in the job qualifications. (Unofficial computer-generated academic records/transcripts must include the name of the institution and degrees awarded to be acceptable.) Multiple page transcripts must be loaded as ONE pdf document.

Foreign Transcripts: Transcripts issued outside the United States of America require a course-by- course analysis with an equivalency statement from a certified transcript evaluation service verifying the degree equivalency to that of an accredited institution within the USA. For information on transcript evaluation services, please visit:

http://www.ctc.ca.gov/credentials/leaflets/cl635.pdf

5) Evidence of a valid community college credential, if applicant holds one.

Please Note: Documents submitted or uploaded for a previous position cannot be reused for other positions. You must submit the required documents for each position you apply for by the closing date. Failure to do so will result in an incomplete application. Applications with an incomplete status will not receive consideration. You may check the status of your application online.

If you need assistance, you may call 310-660-3593 Ext. 3807 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

 

Closing Date: TUESDAY, June 26, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.

El Camino College is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The El Camino Community College District is committed to providing an educational and employment environment in which no person is subjected to discrimination on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, creed, age (over 40), disability (mental or physical), sex, gender (including pregnancy and childbirth), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military and veteran status, or retaliation; or on any other basis as required by state and federal law.