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The Nova Scotia Teachers Union invites applications for a support staff level
position as Librarian.

POSITION DESCRIPTION
The successful candidate will be responsible for all aspects of the management
of the Bruce Hunter Memorial Library. This is a special library environment
and exists to serve the needs of a specific clientele; firstly, the NSTU staff
officers, secondly, the teacher-members of the organization, and finally, the
public at large. Duties include:

       Research
       Ordering
       Cataloguing
       Collections management
       Circulation control
       Inter-library loans
       Management of library budget
       Subscription maintenance (invoicing, renewals, cancellations, etc)
       Serving on internal committees and workgroups

QUALIFICATIONS
       Candidates must have a Master of Library and Information Studies degree
awarded by an ALA accredited institution and a minimum of 3 years experience
in a special library environment
       A high degree of computer and web literacy
       Ability to conduct research under the direction of Executive/Intermediate
Staff
       Ability to work independently
       Strong interpersonal and communication skills
       Previous experience within the public education system in Nova Scotia would
be a definite asset, as would proficiency in French

BENEFITS
Full benefit package as covered by the NSTU Support Staff Agreement.

APPLICATIONS
Please submit applications, including resume and cover letter, as soon as
possible to the attention of:

Maureen Smith
Business Manager
Nova Scotia Teachers Union
3106 Joseph Howe Drive
Halifax, NS B3L 4L7
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Fax: (902) 477-3517