The Allen-Stevenson School, founded in 1883, is a K-9 independent school for boys with an enrollment of 415 students. The School seeks candidates for the Print and Digital Resources Manager position within our Library Tech Commons team. The Library Tech Commons is a dynamic learning space that is cherished within the school. This full-time position begins in August 2019 and follows the faculty vacation schedule. It is eligible for our complete benefits package. We seek applicants who will actively support our school’s mission, vision, and community statement and who are enthusiastic and supportive team players. This position reports to the Director of Library Tech Commons.
Hours: 40 hours per week
Purpose of the Position:
Support the program by taking care of the day-to-day operations of the Library Tech Commons space and manage the print and digital resources
Library Tech Commons Management: train and supervise a large parent volunteer body, coordinate all aspects of circulation and collection management, maintain archives
Patron Services: help community members locate resources and use technology, teach library classes as a substitute, maintain an appropriate atmosphere in the library
Library Promotion and Public Relations: read and promote books for all ages, create library displays, bulletin boards and posters, assist with planning and executing special events and programs
Technology: Create and update pages on the Library Tech Commons website, promote databases, troubleshoot issues with the circulation system, perform simple maintenance on equipment, work with the Technology department to solve technical problems with library equipment
Other duties as assigned by the Director of the Library Tech Commons
Minimum Qualifications and Requirements:
M.L.I.S. and school/public library experience strongly preferred
- Experience with Apple and Google applications and Photoshop, intuitive with technology
- Flexible, creative, patient, good sense of humor
- Genuinely enjoys working with boys, both young children and adolescents
- Maintains discipline
- Strong organizational skills, attention to detail
- Able to multitask
- Follows instructions and takes feedback well
- Works well independently as well as in teams
- Highly motivated, generates and executes ideas for improvements
The final candidates will complete a process that includes a telephone interview, an interview with the Director of the Library Tech Commons and some group interviews.
Please visit The Allen-Stevenson School website at www.allen-stevenson.org
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The Allen-Stevenson School actively seeks to forward its diversity goals through its process of hiring faculty and staff.