Head Librarian, SCAD-Atlanta

SCAD-Atlanta seeks qualified candidates for the position of head librarian.

The person in this position is responsible for administrative supervision,
direction, scheduling and planning in a stand-alone library environment
while working in close collaboration with the dean of the library and
academic services and the executive librarian to maintain close
communication and integration with the Jen Library’s staff, resources and
services. The person in this position also works in collaboration with
SCAD-Atlanta administration, faculty and staff to integrate library
services, resources and staff into all appropriate college activities and
functions. The head librarian is responsible for explaining and assisting in
the use of print and electronic information resources and conducting
bibliographic instruction, library orientations and research workshops to
individuals and classes. The person in this position will prepare reference
and instructional materials in print and electronic forms.

Qualifications include an ALA-accredited M.L.S. degree, a degree
(undergraduate or graduate) in a subject discipline taught by SCAD, the
ability to work independently and provide day-to-day monitoring of all
aspects of the library including supervision of staff, scheduling,
collection development and liaison work with SCAD-Atlanta staff. Other
required qualifications include a minimum of one to two years of library and
supervisory experience, a strong public service orientation and familiarity
with traditional and electronic information resources. The head librarian
must demonstrate working knowledge of effective search strategies for online
searching.

Candidates should have strong verbal, written and interpersonal
communication skills as well as knowledge of interlibrary loan policies,
procedures and activities.

To be considered for the position please apply online at www.scadjobs.com

For the latest job openings or to apply online today visit:
http://www.scad.edu

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