Part-time Librarian

Wellpark College of Natural Therapies, 14 Mills Lane, Albany, North Shore Auckland New Zealand

Wellpark College is New Zealand’s leading natural therapies college based in Albany North shore Auckland

We are committed to delivering world class programmes in Naturopathic and Herbal Medicine and Massage. We run short courses in nutrition, aromatherapy, yoga and homeopathy.

We are seeking a librarian who can also provide academic support to students and staff and to contribute to Wellpark’s successful degree programme, library and research projects.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain and develop college library collections and resources; cataloguing of texts and resources
  • Provide library services in response to the information needs of library users – students and staff
  • Provide academic referencing support to students
  • Tutor academic support modules and maintain learning resources for students on Moodle
  • Provide editing support for staff and students papers prior to submission for publishing
  • Conduct searches for staff research projects
  • Help co-ordinate research days
  • Identify CAM related conferences, seminars, open access journals and databases
  • Organise and co-ordinate Journal Clubs

Qualifications, Experience and Skills

  • A registered LIANZA Librarian
  • Successful organisation and communication skills that have already been demonstrated
  • Experienced in (literature reviews and databases searching
  • Familiar with NZ Copyright Law requirements related to education
  • Experience in learning software (Moodle, Turn-it-in) with excellent computer skills
  • Experience in the Public Library sector and/or Tertiary education libraries
  • Experienced in Moodle, Turnitin, and database access

Qualities

  • Collaborative skills in working with a dedicated team
  • Enthusiastic by nature with a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ideally interest and knowledge in natural health sciences and/or integrative care
  • Self-directed worker

To apply for this part-time role, please email your CV and a cover letter to the Academic Manager Felicity Molloy – academicmanager@wellpark.co.nz

Applications close September 30 2019