Job: Librarian

General Information
Position:
Librarian

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
Based on Faculty Salary Schedule

Job Category:
Other

ALA:
Position REQUIRES a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.

Description:

 

Join our Team! 

Valencia College is seeking a Librarian (12 Month Tenure Track) beginning Fall 2020.

As one of the largest community colleges in Florida, Valencia College helps shape the lives of more than 75,000 students each year. But it’s not our size that makes us great. It is our commitment to ensure that equal access to higher education belongs to everyone, because the future does, too. 

Valencia’s students reflect the diversity of our service district, and the college is searching for faculty members who are deeply committed to valuing equity, viewing cultural and linguistic diversity as assets, and promoting inclusiveness.

We’re not just any college. And you‘re just not any employee. You’re someone who is passionate about improving the lives of our students, our team, our community and, ultimately, our world.

If you want to play a role in shaping the future of students at one of the largest community colleges in Florida, the inaugural winner of the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, take the first steps by completing and submitting an online application for this position.

The Ideal Candidate will have:

  • A master’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution in Library Science with an ALA-accredited program or 18 graduate semester hours in library science + a master's degree [required]
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated commitment to undergraduate teaching and student-centered learning
  • Experience working with students of various ages and cultural, socio-economic, and educational backgrounds
  • Knowledge of the community college and its mission and goals

To view the complete job description, click here

Salary: Full-Time Faculty positions are compensated based on the Full Time Faculty Salary Schedule.

Work Hours: Teaching assignments may include day, night, or weekend classes.

Valencia’s Total Rewards package, features:

  •  Free medical, dental benefits and life insurance premiums
  • Generous paid time off - vacation leave, sick leave, personal days, spring break, winter break, and other holidays
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Florida retirement membership
  • YMCA membership benefits
  • Endowed Chairs and Sabbatical leave
  • Educational and Professional development opportunities for you and your dependents and so much more…Click here

Location: Kissimmee, FL 34744 - Osceola Campus

Valencia College has campuses conveniently located throughout Central Florida that are accessible by local freeways, expressways and surface streets. But the convenient commute is just part of the appeal.

As one of the fastest-growing cities in America, Orlando offers just the right mix of laid-back Florida lifestyle and the amenities of a big city, making it a great place to live and work.

Closing date: Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 7:00 PM EST

  • For consideration, the following is required for all applicants including current Valencia employees:
  •  Cover letter and resume
  • Completed on-line employment application Include all applicable experience related to the position as it could affect compensation
  • Learning-centered statement
  • Unofficial transcripts (degree must be conferred by the time of hire). Be prepared to bring sealed official transcripts if selected for an interview.  It is the applicant's responsibility to have any foreign transcripts evaluated prior to submission through an authorized evaluation service such as World Education Services.
  • Letters of reference if available

Equal Employment Opportunity

Valencia College is an equal opportunity institution. We provide equal opportunity for employment and educational services to all.


Education:
  • Master's degree [required] in Library Science from a regionally accredited college or university with an ALA accredited program.
  • Reference experience in an academic library preferred.
  • Experience in library instruction and conducting library research.
  • Professional commitment to education.
  • A demonstrated commitment to equity and inclusion.
  • Must be able to perform all of the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Ability to work evening and/or weekend hours and travel between campus locations as required.

Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
01-14-2020

Application deadline:
02-19-2020

Apply at:
https://valenciacollege.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/10/home/requisition/6719?c=valenciacollege&source=flibjobs

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries
  • Institutional Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Valencia College Osceola Campus

Job Location:
Central Florida

Address:
1800 Denn John Ln

City:
Kissimmee

Zip:
34744

County:
Osceola


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Valencia College Osceola Campus

Address:
1800 Denn John Ln

City:
Kissimmee

State:
FL

Zip:
34744

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Erika De La Rosa

Contact Email:
edelarosa8@valenciacollege.edu

Contact Phone:
407-582-3012

Contact Fax:

How to apply

If this opportunity sounds inspiring, please complete and submit an online application at https://bit.ly/3893msg along with a cover letter and resume to be considered for this position.


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