5 Aug 2016

Full-Time Librarian/Senior Librarian – Instructional Services Division, NTU Libraries

AdministratorSingapore, Singapore

Job Description

Nanyang Technological University (NTU) Libraries invites applications for the position of Librarian or Senior Librarian in our Instructional Services Division. The successful candidate will contribute to the Library’s information literacy programme through developing online learning experiences and designing, teaching, and assessing information/digital literacy in both face-to-face and online environments. The successful candidate will develop and maintain digital learning objects, including web-based instructional videos and tutorials and will design and teach Library workshops on research and information skills. Applicants should have a strong interest in information literacy, technology-enabled learning (TEL), and the digital environment.

Key responsibilities:

  • Assist with the ongoing development and enhancement of the Library’s online learning experiences to support the Library’s teaching activities, independent learning, and the University’s TEL initiatives; develop digital learning objects such as videos and tutorials
  • Utilize instructional technologies effectively in designing and teaching classes in a blended learning environment or setting
  • Design and conduct information literacy workshops on a range of topics for undergraduates, postgraduates, and staff
  • Work with other librarians to enhance information literacy teaching and learning
  • Keep current with trends and developments in information literacy, digital literacy, and instructional technologies

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree and MSc in Information Studies, or willingness to undertake upon hire as an Assistant Librarian*
  • Demonstrated ability to use current technologies for developing and delivering digital learning services
  • Knowledge of current information literacy issues, trends, and contexts
  • Teaching or training experience
  • High degree of initiative
  • Excellent communication, collaboration and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated success with self-directed learning and project management
  • Experience in an academic library preferred

*Note: Applicants without the MSc/MLIS are invited to apply if willing to undertake the professional qualification on a part-time basis while working as Assistant Librarian.

To apply, please submit application, resume and cover letter here.

Deadline for applications is: September 3, 2016

Job Categories: Academic Libraries, Featured, Nanyang Technological University, and Singapore. Job Types: Full-Time.

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