Instruction and Engagement Librarian Medicine Hat , AB


Medicine Hat College invites applications for a full time, Instruction and Engagement Librarian.

Reporting to the Director, Teaching & Learning, the primary area of responsibility for this position is to provide leadership and direction for the design, development, assessment, and continual improvement of an information literacy instructional program for the library and its instructional staff. This also involves working closely with faculty to ensure that the information literacy program is integrated with MHC academic courses and programs.

This position manages staff, teaches in the information literacy program, participates in collection development and in the management of Library Services, and serves in a professional capacity on internal and external committees. The Instruction and Engagement librarian serves as a catalyst for change within the library by engaging with library data to deliver evidence and analysis to fuel better decision making regarding instruction and the provision of library services.


  • Masters Degree in Library and Information Science
  • A minimum of 3 years related experience
  • Teaching experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Familiar with principles of curriculum and instruction and the ability to organize and manage a classroom and adapt to diverse students.

Employment Details

Hours of work: 35 hours per week

Submission Details

Please submit a cover letter quoting competition #119056 with your resume and the names of three references, saved as a single document. Deadline for receipt of applications is January 22, 2019.

Submit your application by one of the following methods:

  • Email: Please send your application as an attachment in either .doc, .docx, .pdf or .rtf formats (only).
  • In person.
  • Canada Post.

Medicine Hat College
Human Resources
299 College Drive S.E.
Medicine Hat, AB T1A 3Y6

This position will require the successful candidate to present a valid Police Information/Criminal Record Check.

Medicine Hat College is committed to employment equity, welcomes diversity in the workplace, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

Only applicants being granted an interview will be contacted. All others are thanked for their interest.

Closes: 22 January, 2019

Medicine Hat College
Medicine Hat , AB