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Head Librarian

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The librarian's role has had a bit of a make-over lately, but the main role is still primarily helping people find anything they may be searching for, from books to general information online. Your daily tasks may include:

  • Ensure a wide range of quality reading material and other resources in the library, catering for diverse needs and interests.
  • Ensure that all resources are properly cataloged, organized and maintained appropriately.
  • Develop and implement a library management system.
  • Develop and implement library rules and regulations in keeping with the school policy.
  • Promote information literacy
  • establish easy access to material and online resources
  • support staff and students in the process of inquiry * Promote and encourage the enjoyment of reading for purpose and pleasure in staff and students and help them develop reading skills.
  • Initiate reading programs among staff and students.
  • Collaborate with teaching staff to
  • enhance the quality of collection
  • optimise utilization of all the available resources
  • develop students as life-long readers * Conduct workshops and training for the Students and Teachers
  • Contribute towards professional development programs for the staff in line with the Vision & Model of the school
  • Promote awareness on Information Research techniques, Global Perspective on information analysis, Plagiarism, Intellectual Property etc.
  • Be thorough with the school curriculum and procure required resources.
  • Liaise with external agencies to acquire information, to improve collection etc
  • Prepare annual budgets for the library.
  • Be updated with developing trends and facilitate appropriate storage of e-resources.

Specifications
  • Qualification: BLIS, MLIS
  • Skills: COLLABORATIVE SKILLS COMMUNICATION SKILLS ICT SKILLS LEADERSHIP SKILLS REPORTING SKILLS RESEARCH SKILLS
  • Industry: Library
  • Salary: 400000 - 1000000 INR Annual
Location: Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India