Employment Opportunities

Outreach Services Librarian

Department:  Library
Location:  Dayton, TN
Supervisor:  Director of Library Services
Compensation: Salaried with benefits

SUMMARY:

Primarily responsible for the library’s outreach services including events, marketing efforts and outreach to all Bryan Online students. This is a 12-month full time exempt administrative faculty position. Some evening/weekend work hours may be required.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Acts as library liaison to Bryan Online
  • Plans and executes library services marketing efforts, including social media
  • Coordinates library web services and serves as library webmaster
  • Manages/Edits library digital signage
  • Edits library newsletter
  • Oversees circulation desk and student workers during the day
  • Collaborates with Research Literacy Librarian on creating and presenting library sessions in online and in-person courses
  • Creates and updates online tutorials and information literacy instruction modules
  • Plans and coordinates special programs, events, presentations, and displays
  • Plans and executes annual library services focus group sessions
  • Plans and executes library book sales (events, ongoing, and online)
  • Coordinates ILL and Online checkout by mail operations
  • Covers general reference and service desk duties during specified day and/or evening hours
  • Documents and reports statistics and assessment measures
  • Outreach Services policy/procedure development, maintenance & implementation
  • Gives recommendations for additions to the library’s collections
  • Serves on the Library and Learning Facilities Committee
  • Other duties as assigned
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Directly supervises Library Interns, the ILL Library Student Assistant, the Displays Library Student Assistant, and (at times) other Library Student Assistants, carrying out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include recruiting, development, supervision, scheduling & evaluation.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
  • Master's degree in Library Science (MLS/MLIS)
  • Two to four years related experience
  • LibGuides experience preferred
  • Basic HTML and CSS knowledge preferred
ESSENTIAL CHARACTER QUALITIES:
  • Have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and be committed to serving Him and His church.
  • Endorse without reservation our mission and standards of conduct.
  • Character traits of honesty, integrity, reliability and confidentiality
  • An ability to get along well with the public, students and co-workers
  • A desire to provide excellent “customer service”
  • An ability to work well with little supervision
  • Strong organizational & design skills
  • Attention to detail
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Review our mission and standards of conduct, and attach your vitae and a cover letter describing interest in the position.

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