Assistant Librarian

Assistant Librarian

ABOUT LOYOLA: Loyola is a Jesuit, Catholic school that challenges its young men to become intellectually  competent, open to growth, religious, loving and committed to doing justice. A university-preparatory school, Loyola is committed to the development of the whole person through a comprehensive educational experience of academic excellence, spiritual and religious formation, and extra-curricular involvement.

 

EDUCATION:

Bachelor’s Degree 

Library Technician diploma or Masters of Library/Information Science 

 

EXPERIENCE: 

Training or experience in the field of education and or libraries required

Experience working in a high school environment preferred

Knowledge of Young Adult literature (French and English)

Information literacy skills 

 

LANGUAGE:

French & English; native French fluency preferred

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Assist in the day-to-day operations of all aspects of library services. 

Promote literacy through the creation of programming, displays, bulletin boards, etc.

Teach library skills, information literacy skills, online research skills

Provide student supervision, discipline and support

 

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

Proficiency in library management systems (Loyola uses Mandarin)

Comfortable with a variety of educational technologies (iPads, Chromebooks & Google Suite) 

Ability to work productively both independently and collaboratively

Strong organizational skills as well as strong oral and written communication skills

Strong Interpersonal skills in working with adults and adolescents

Knowledge of Quebec curriculum

Strong commitment to the Jesuit mission in education

 

APPLICATION: Cover letter, resume, university transcripts, three professional references

 

SUBMIT APPLICATIONS TO: Mr. Tom Malone, Principal at malonet@loyola.ca  and Ms. Dianne Landry, Head librarian at landryd@loyola.ca

 

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

 

Download the form here.