In this role, you will be responsible for:
- Assisting and guiding young visitors in locating and effectively utilizing library resources.
- Developing and maintaining an up-to-date library policy.
- Managing the library’s online content, ensuring its relevance and accuracy.
- Organizing and categorizing books on the library shelves.
- Keeping a comprehensive and current record of library patrons.
- Overseeing the school’s Integrated Library System.
- Facilitating the daily circulation of library materials.
- Collaborating with the school community to acquire pertinent library materials.
- Cataloging new additions to the collection.
- Supporting patrons in accessing digital resources such as E-books, Audio books, and Audio-Visual materials.
- Ensuring the proper condition of library materials, replacing items in case of loss or damage.
- Handling inquiries through various channels, including in-person, email, and telephone.
- Establishing and maintaining relationships with publishers and vendors to ensure an updated catalog of books.
- Contributing to the preparation of the library’s budget and overseeing fine payments for damages or loss.
- Ensuring the smooth daily operations of the library.
- Collaborating with the Parent-Teacher Association (PTA), school teams, and students to organize engaging library events.
- Compiling and submitting requested library reports and inventory.
- Undertaking any additional duties as assigned.
Required Skills and Qualifications:
- Bachelor’s Degree/Diploma in Library and Information Science, Library Science, or Records Management.
- Minimum of 1 year’s experience in a dynamic library environment.
- Highly desirable: Experience in establishing and managing a school library from inception.
- Proficiency in using Google Suite platforms and computer applications.
- Familiarity with working with databases and Integrated Library Systems.
- Awareness of current trends in library services for children and young adults.
- Approachable demeanor and exceptional interpersonal skills.
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