Media Secondary Library Assistant

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Start Date
08/17/2021
Position Areas
Pupil Services

Description

Media Secondary Library Assistant
Lane 7 Contract and Benefits

Hours a day: 8
Hourly rate: $19.93-15.66 
Depending on qualifications and experience.


Contact Information:

  • Name: Aaron Barth
  • Phone: 801-610-8785
  • Email: abarth@alpinedistrict.org
 

The job of Media Secondary Library Assistant is done for the purpose/s of providing support to the instructional program at assigned secondary school with specific responsibilities for performing support functions related to collection, processing, circulation, maintenance, and inventory of library materials and/or textbooks, documenting losses and monitoring procedures; implementing age appropriate programs for students utilizing library resources; selecting appropriate items in support of classroom instruction; and instructing students on the proper use of the library resources.

Essential Functions
  • Assists teachers, students and administrators for the purpose of identifying resource materials for use in classroom and/or class assignments.
  • Evaluates books and/or periodicals for retention within collection (e.g. repairing damaged books, recommending retirement of books and/or periodicals, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring the availability of books and library materials.
  • Maintains materials inventory and collection (e.g. library books, library hardware/software, media equipment and related instructional materials, etc.) for the purpose of providing an up-to-date reference and ensuring the availability of materials when required.
  • Monitors student activities within Library Media Center for the purpose of maintaining a safe environment conducive to learning.
  • Operates a variety of media production equipment and systems (e.g. program channel, record programs, etc.) for the purpose of providing media production services.
  • Participates in unit meetings, in-service training, workshops, etc. for the purpose of conveying and/or gathering information required to perform functions.
  • Performs routine maintenance and operating checks on media equipment for the purpose of ensuring availability of equipment for school site use.
  • Performs circulation activities (e.g. item check-in and check-out, prepare circulation count, lists of overdue items, etc.) for the purpose of controlling the use, location and availability of items in the collection.
  • Prepares manual and electronic documents and reports (e.g. collection statistics, scheduling reports/requests, renewal information, overdue lists, textbook orders, fines, costs, etc.) for the purpose of providing documentation and information to others.
  • Processes new student library cards; notices of missing, damaged, or overdue books, media and materials for the purpose of providing and/or maintaining access to library resources and securing reimbursement for loses.
  • Processes library books, periodicals, software and related media materials (e.g. logging into master files; barcoding, shelving, producing required reports, etc.) for the purpose of providing students and staff with required materials.
  • Repairs books and materials for the purpose of ensuring the availability of books and library materials.
  • Researches various instructional materials and sources (e.g. guided reading, research sources, etc.) for the purpose of supporting students in their classroom assignments.
  • Responds to inquiries of students, staff, parents (e.g. availability of books, finding appropriate reference documents, status of overdue fines, etc.) for the purpose of providing information and/or direction as required.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned for the purpose of ensuring the efficient and effective functioning of the work unit.
Requirements:
  • age 16+
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Job related experience is preferred.

Posted By

Alpine School District

575 N. 100 E , American Fork, UT 84003
 

At the following locations

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3950 N Maple Hollow Blvd , Lehi, UT 84043



Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$6,485

State Average: $7,571

% ELL Students

3%

State Average: 7%

Student Teacher Ratio

State Average: 22.85

% IEP Students

11%

State Average: 12%

FTE

State Average: 338