Location: Newnham Campus and Seneca@York Campus
Position Type: Faculty (Academic), Sessional - Contract
Start Date: ASAP – September 1, 2019 – September 1, 2020 (with possible extension)
Reporting to the Manager, Library User Services, the User Services Librarian is an integral part of the library’s User Service areas who ensures regular communication with students, staff and library administration regarding library services, announcements, events and potential site issues. The incumbent administers: the library ticketing system, the libraries research appointment services, and undertakes regularly scheduled service and space reviews. The User Services Librarian is responsible for programming and providing staff-training throughout the year, both online, in-person and on demand. The incumbent will also be part of a team developing and teaching literacy and research skills classes to students and faculty; delivering reference services; and building relationships with faculty.
Demonstrated competencies attained through a Library Science Master’s Degree program in a related discipline from an American Library Association (ALA) accredited institution.
A minimum of 1-2 years’ professional experience in a library.
Note: A skills assessment will be required during the recruitment process.
Seneca is committed to diversity and encourages applications from qualified candidates, especially indigenous persons, members of sexual minority groups, visible minorities, women, and persons with disabilities. View Seneca's Diversity Policy.
Note: Seneca requires copies of educational credentials at the time of an interview. Confirmation of educational credentials in the form of an official Canadian transcript or an official evaluation of international credentials which determines Canadian equivalency will be required upon hire.
We thank all applicants for their interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Seneca is committed to making employment opportunities accessible in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005. Upon request, accommodation will be provided in all parts of the application and hiring process. Contact email@example.com or (416) 491-5050, ext. 77149 to discuss your accommodation requirement.
To apply online go to: senecacollege.ca/human-resources/careers.html