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Professional Support

 

Campus Librarian

(Continuing, Full-time Position)

 

(Commencing August 1, 2006 - approximate)

 

Annapolis Valley Campus - Lawrencetown & Middleton sites

 

Competition No. 2006-183

 

OUR OPPORTUNITY: Join the NSCC Library Services team during an exciting
period of opportunity. You will have the overall accountability for the
delivery and evaluation of the Annapolis Valley Campus Library services,
which includes library services to both Lawrencetown and Middleton
sites, under the general direction and supervision of the Regional
Librarian for the Annapolis Valley.  You will play an integral role,
working closely with faculty to identify, plan and where required,
implement methods of integrating Library Services into Campus programs
to maximize added value.  You will also evaluate the information needs
of students and staff, plan programs and services that address these
needs and monitor quality of service.  You will conduct formal and
informal user education sessions.  You will continue to develop a
resource collection suitable for campus requirements, including the
digital data and map collections of the JB Hall Library, promote the
benefits of information literacy, and provide reference assistance.  You
will be responsible for overseeing Library staff at both sites.

 

YOUR CREDENTIALS: You have a Master of Library Science/Information
Science (MLIS) from an ALA accredited program, an academic background in
geography, information technologies, sciences or closely related
disciplines and a minimum of one and a half years occupational
experience.  You are technology savvy, possessing advanced computer
literacy skills and are able to interact effectively with all levels of
College students and staff.  Ideally your experience is in an academic
environment and you are familiar with, geospatial, geographical
resources and their application in the health, business and information
technologies sectors.  You have a broad understanding of the variety of
information resources and bibliographic instruction concepts and
techniques applicable to Community College students and staff.  As a
creative self-starter you have been recognized for your strong work
ethic and your commitment to excellence.

 

CULTIVATING DIVERSITY:  The College values diversity in the workplace
and strongly encourages applications from qualified African Nova
Scotians and other members of the visible minority community, Aboriginal
peoples, persons with disabilities and women.  Applicants from these
designated groups wishing to self identify may do so in their cover
letters or by filling out the attached questionnaire on Cultivating
Diversity at the end of the application.

 

Application deadline is July 27, 2006 at 4 pm

 

To apply for College jobs, simply copy and paste your resume and cover
letter into our easy-to-use on-line application found at
www.jobs.nscc.ca <http://www.jobs.nscc.ca/> .  Need to access the
internet?  Call 1-866-569-8428 to find a Community Access Program (CAP)
site or 1-800-523-4732 to find a Service Canada Centre near you.

 

For more information on the College, please visit our website at
www.nscc.ca <http://www.nscc.ca/> . 

 

 

Lana

 

Lana J. Kamennof-Sine

Regional Librarian for the Annapolis Valley

P.O. Box 487, 236 Belcher St., 

Kentville, Nova Scotia B4N 3X3

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phone: 902-679-7379