School Librarian

January 15, 2024
Urgent
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

About the job

Company Description

GENEVA LIBERAL SCHOOL is an inclusive academic institution located in Ahmedabad that is dedicated to providing an enriching environment for students to develop their talents and explore their interests. Our curriculum aligns with international education standards, and we aim to meet the diverse learning needs of our students. Through cutting-edge education and nurturing support, we aim to inspire the leaders and innovators of tomorrow.

Job Description

Exciting opportunity for a School Librarian in our IB school. Responsibilities include managing the school library, curating resources aligned with the IB curriculum, supporting information literacy programs, collaborating with teachers, and fostering a love for reading and research. The ideal candidate possesses a Master’s in Library Science, experience in an educational setting, and a passion for promoting a dynamic and enriching learning environment.

Qualification

Educational Background:

  • A Master’s degree in Library Science or a related field is often preferred.

IB Training:

  • Familiarity or certification in the International Baccalaureate (IB) program is advantageous.

Library Experience:

  • 2+ years of experience working as a librarian in an educational setting, preferably in a school library.

Information Literacy Skills:

  • Strong knowledge of information literacy principles and practices to support students in research and resource utilization.

Digital Literacy:

  • Proficiency in digital resources, online databases, and educational technologies relevant to a modern school library.

Cataloguing and Organization:

  • Skills in cataloguing, classifying, and organizing library materials efficiently.

Communication Skills:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with teachers, students, and staff.

Tech-Savvy:

  • Comfort and proficiency in using library management systems and relevant technology tools.

Curriculum Alignment:

  • Ability to align library resources with the school’s curriculum, especially the IB program.

Promotion of Reading Culture:

  • Enthusiasm for promoting a reading culture among students and fostering a love for literature.

Collaboration:

  • Ability to collaborate with teachers to integrate library resources into lesson plans and support curriculum objectives.

Multicultural Awareness:

  • Cultural sensitivity and awareness to cater to the diverse needs of an IB school community.