Olashore International School Recent Opening

Posted on :

5 Feb, 2019

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Administrative Jobs in Nigeria

Olashore International School (OIS) is a private co-educational school for 600 students, which offers high calibre education in a wide range of subjects a junior secondary, senior secondary and a university foundation programme in partnership with Lancaster University, UK.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: School Librarian
Location:
 Osun
Job Purpose

  • The promotion of reading, for both study and pleasure, and of research skills among staff and students.
  • Support for all curriculum areas through the provision of resources, information and training
  • responsive to the fast changing worlds of communications and information technology and
  • meets the needs of young people in the 21st century.

Responsibilities

  • To develop and implement a library policy which reflects the educational aims and objectives of the whole school.
  • Plan and oversee a programme for monitoring and evaluating library services and performance, including user surveys and statistics on stock and usage.
  • To promote the library and its resources both within the library and the whole school and externally, where relevant.
  • To inspire a love of literacy.
  • To complete an annual risk assessment and to highlight any health and safety issues for library users and visitors.
  • To plan and teach regular lessons to pupils on reading and research, and other year groups as required.
  • To arrange pupils’ participation in children’s literary events such as book club, book talks and author visits.
  • To provide guidance and assistance to pupils and staff on information retrieval and reading materials.
  • To liaise collaborate with Heads of Department/teachers on curriculum delivery based on library stock.
  • To develop networks with other library professionals.
  • To be committed to ongoing professional development.
  • To embody the Aims and Values of the school.
  •  Prepare and manage the library budgets.
  • To select, acquire, organise and maintain library resources to cover the full school community (including boarders and staff).
  • To arrange the effective retrieval by systematic indexing, classification and cataloguing of all library resources and disseminating information on those resources to staff and pupils.

Qualifications

  • Degree in Library/Information Studies

Experience/Personal Attributes:

  • Confidence in working with young people from age 11 to 18
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • Flexibility, able to take on new challenges
  • Not less than 5 years experience in managing a busy library.
  • Ability to work with teaching colleagues
  • Energy and enthusiasm
  • Passion for promoting literacy

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected]

Application Deadline  12th February, 2019.