Team Leader, Information Literacy

Research & Academic Engagement Team | Auckland University of Technology Library

We are seeking a Team Leader, Information Literacy to fill a vacancy in the Research & Academic Engagement Team. The position is based at the City Campus Library but will be required to spend time at other campuses.

In this position you will:

  • coordinate the planning, delivery and ongoing development of the Information Literacy programme
  • ensure that targeted workshops within academic courses and library-initiated workshops are planned and delivered to a high standard
  • mentor Liaison Librarians in teaching skills and the development of information literacy programmes within their faculty areas
  • manage the performance and development of seven professional Library staff

To be considered for this role you will have:

  • an undergraduate degree and a Library qualification (NZQA Level 6 or above, preferably MIS or equivalent), and a teaching qualification (or be working towards one)
  • a minimum of 3-5 years relevant experience in a relevant professional position that includes experience in planning, implementing and delivering information literacy programmes in an academic setting
  • extensive knowledge and understanding of the concept, theory and application of information literacy, and of current trends in higher education
  • excellent oral and written communication skills

This is a full-time (75 hours per fortnight) permanent position.  You must be eligible to work in NZ to be considered.

Salary range                       $73,478 – $89,510

Reference                           80257

Closing Date                      31 January 2022

For more information about this position or to apply, click here 

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