Job Posting: Lead Medical Librarian, Northern Virginia Community College, Springfield, VA

Job Title Lead Medical Librarian
Department Learning and Technology Resources-Library
Posting Number 00270P
Campus Springfield, VA – 22150-1913
Full or Part Time Full Time
Position End Date (if temporary)
Required Travel
Relocation Covered
Base Pay $60,161.00 – $69,925.00

Position Summary Information

 

Basic Function To enable students, faculty, and staff to access information-particularly nursing and allied health and consumer health-through a variety of means, including paper and electronic formats, both on site and from off campus, by providing current information access technologies, by developing and maintaining a comprehensive, current research collection, by participating in system and area resource sharing, and by assisting with the provision of a comprehensive program of library skills instruction and staff professional development.
Duties and Responsibilities To enable students, faculty, and staff to access information-particularly nursing and allied health and consumer health-through a variety of means, including paper and electronic formats, both on site and from off campus, by providing current information access technologies, by developing and maintaining a comprehensive, current research collection, by participating in system and area resource sharing, and by assisting with the provision of a comprehensive program of library skills instruction and staff professional development.
Minimum Qualifications MLS from ALA accredited program; Minimum 3 years professional experience in progressively responsible library positions, including staff supervision, collection development; teaching experience;science reference
Preferred Qualifications Preferred Education/Experience
Educational concentration/certificate in medical librarianship, or degree in a health sciences related field; eligibility for provisional Medical Library Association Academy of Health Information Professionals (AHIP) certification; experience teaching information literacy skills at the college level, budget tracking experience, academic library experience, community college experience; medical library experience
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Competencies
Self-motivated and directed, personable with excellent spoken and written communication skills, demonstrated technological and teaching competence, current knowledge of health sciences issues and trends and health sciences literature, team player, ability to work cooperatively with diverse groups inside and outside the College and organize and coordinate provision of services, record of integrity.

Current working knowledge of the literature of nursing and allied health and evidenced based practice, familiarity with the grants process

Operation of a State Vehicle Occasional

Posting Detail Information

 

Open Date 07/10/2013
Close Date 07/26/2013
Open Until Filled No

 

For more information and to apply, please visit https://nvcc.peopleadmin.com/postings/6591

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