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Job Opening Information SCHOOL LIBRARY SYSTEM COORDINATOR

Job Number
19 ISC 20

Position Title
SCHOOL LIBRARY SYSTEM COORDINATOR
Required Application Type
School Related Personnel
Job Description

LOCATION:     Coopers Education Center

       Full-time position (1.0 FTE), 12 months per year

  • Responsible for providing library coordination and services to member libraries following a Plan of Service as approved by the NYS Education Department
  • Responsible for all aspects of the School Library System including planning, program and personnel management, professional development, and fiscal management
  • Administering and managing Coser programs including library automation, online databases and Cooperative Collection Development
  • Providing leadership related to library automation including selection, management, planning, installation and training on software
  • Preparing the annual budget, overseeing the budgets and preparing annual reports
  • Supervising school library system staff
  • Coordinating and providing professional development opportunities to school librarians and other school personnel
  • Overseeing and updating of Union Catalog
  • Managing interlibrary loan including policies and procedures
  • Maintaining liaisons with other school library systems (SCOOLS), the Southern Tier Library System, South Central Regional Library Council and NYSED
  • Encouraging and facilitating ongoing communication and cooperation among members
  • Performs other duties as assigned
     
Job Qualifications

Valid New York State School Library Media Specialist Certification and be eligible to possess either a School Building Leader, School District Leader, or School Administrator certificate within three years from the appointment date.

∗ Minimum of three (3) years of successful experience as a School Library Media Specialist

∗ Strong communication and organizational skills SALARY: Dependent upon years of related experience. Plus comprehensive benefits package

SALARY:  Dependent upon years of related experience.  Plus comprehensive benefits package.

Application Procedure

Please complete your file by submitting the following information:

*  Employment application

*  Letter of interest

*  Detailed résumé

*  Evidence of NYS certification, license or Registration Certificate (if applicable)

*  College undergraduate and graduate transcripts conferring degree

*  If no college education, furnish a copy of high school diploma or GED

*  One to three current, dated and signed letters of professional reference (must be less than 1 yr. old)

Job Category
NON-INSTRUCTIONAL
Job Location
COOPERS EDUCATION CENTER

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