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Reference and Instruction Librarian (Spanish required)
Under the general supervision of the University Librarian, this tenure-track faculty librarian will work in a collaborative environment to actively engage with target Spanish-speaking student populations, along with the general student population and faculty to understand and effectively respond to their information and research needs, working with the other reference and instruction librarians to foster and encourage a culture of learning and use of library resources, collections, and research services. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong service orientation coupled with an enthusiasm for well thought out creative approaches to teaching that will promote increased information literacy among students, supporting the mission of the library and the university. There is also a strong need for this position to speak, read, and write Spanish fluently. For more information, please visit the university hiring website.
Position: Reference and Instruction Librarian (Spanish required)
Organization: Daniel A. Cannon Memorial Library Saint Leo University,
Location: St Leo,  FL 
United States
Salary:
Posting Start Date: 6/2/2021
Date Posted: 6/3/2021
Requirements
Master's Degree from an American Library Association accredited program in Library and Information Studies, and some teaching experience at the post-secondary level.
  • Fluent in speaking, reading, and writing Spanish to support native Spanish language students.
  • Understanding of reference, research, and writing services in an academic or research library environment.
  • Knowledge of current and emerging trends in research and instructional services, IL instruction using traditional and non-traditional teaching techniques
  • Effective and engaging instruction and presentation skills.
  • Effective one-on-one research and writing support skills to reduce library anxiety and writing anxiety.
  • Ability to work in a team environment where consultation, flexibility, creativity, collaboration, and cooperation are essential. Must be service-oriented, energetic, collegial, and self-motivated
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects independently while meeting deadlines.
  • Ability to work flexibly, creatively, and collaboratively with others in a changing, lean, and fast-paced environment with a diverse population. Proactive and interested in outreach efforts for information literacy and integrating IL into the curriculum.
Status: This listing expires on: 9/1/2021
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Organization Information
Name:
Daniel A. Cannon Memorial Library Saint Leo University,
Address:
33701 SR 52

St Leo,  FL 33574
United States
Email:
doris.vankampen@saintleo.edu
Phone:
(135) 258-8848 x5
Fax:
Contact:
Doris Van Kampen-Breit