Librarian

Holy Name Catholic School - Omaha

Education
Full-Time

Location

Name of Facility: Holy Name School
Address
2901 Fontenelle Blvd
Omaha, Nebraska
68104



Submitted By

Name: Tanya Santos
Email: tsantos@hnsomaha.org


Description

Department: School
Reports to: Principal


Principal Duties and Responsibilities

The Librarian collaborates and supports teachers, students, and other personnel in researching materials for use in the classroom for the purpose of enhancing classroom assignments and projects. Encourages the use of library resources (e.g. read-alouds, book talks, fairs, contests, displays, etc.) for the purpose of promoting literacy at school. Inventories library books, curriculum materials, equipment, and other materials for the purpose of tracking current library books and equipment. Maintains an attractive physical environment in the library for the purpose of promoting interest in and use of library materials.. Teaches lessons using interactive read-alouds and technology. Monitors students within the library for the purpose of maintaining discipline and order in the library media center. Orients students and staff to the use of library resources etc.


Requirements

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Collect and catalog library resources including books, films, and publications.
Help people locate reference and leisure reading materials.
Maintain library records and ensure it is updated.
Perform regular audits of the information and inventory on file.
Educate students by teaching to the content standards using interactive read alouds and technology.
Oversee the check-out process for books and other resource materials.
Organize and host book sales, author signings, and other reading events.
Clarify the use of library amenities and provide information about library policies.
Make sure the library meet the needs of precise groups of users including postgraduate students and disabled students.

Education and Experience
A valid teaching certificate in the state of Nebraska in the endorsed area.

Application Instructions

Submit cover letter, resume, and teaching certificate to the principal at tsantos@hnsomaha.org