Librarian Full Time
Greensprings School

Lagos, Nigeria | Bachelor's Degree | 3 - 5 years | Full Time | Male or Female | Education Management | Education

Job Summary
  • Selecting, developing, cataloguing and classifying library resources
  • Answering readers' enquiries
  • Using library systems and specialist computer applications
  • Liaising with departmental academic staff, external organisations and suppliers
  • Ensuring that library services meet the needs of particular groups of users (eg staff and students)
  • Managing budgets and resources and promoting the library's resources to users
  • Design information storage and retrieval systems, and develop procedures for collecting, organizing, interpreting, and classifying information.
  • Explain use of library facilities, resources, equipment, and services, and provide information about library policies
  • Assemble and arrange display materials
  • Confer with teachers, parents, and community organizations to develop, plan, and conduct programs in reading, viewing, and communication skills.
  • Compile lists of overdue materials, and notify borrowers that their materials are overdue.
  • Design information storage and retrieval systems, and develop procedures for collecting, organizing, interpreting, and classifying information.
  • Develop and index databases that provide information for library users. Develop information access aids such as indexes and annotated bibliographies, web pages, electronic pathfinders, and on-line tutorials.
  • Organize collections of books, publications, documents, audiovisual aids, and other reference materials for convenient access.
  • To undertake, where appropriate, other roles, which may arise either in the department or in the wider school environment.
  • Any other duties relating to the job as required from time to time by the Head of School /Principal.
Job Requirements

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • B.Ed in Library Studies or any other related discipline. Minimum of Second Class Lower
  • Masters or Post Graduate qualification in a related subject is an added advantage
  • 3- 5 years professional experience .

Essential Values, Behaviors and Attitudes.

  • Teachers are expected to actively promote and demonstrate the five core values of the school:
  • Child centeredness
  • Respect
  • Integrity
  • Excellence
  • Service
  • The school expects teachers to uphold themselves in a manner that inspires and encourages outstanding behavior within the student body.
  • The school reserves the right to vary or amend the duties and responsibilities of the post holder at any time according to the needs of the school.
  • In some circumstances, the job holder may be required to undertake other duties and responsibilities of a similar post in order to support workload peaks and skill shortages to ensure priorities are met.
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