Colorado Academy is seeking a part-time library assistant for the 2018-19 school year. This position in the Raether Library works with the Middle School and Upper School Librarians to serve the Middle School and Upper School communities. In addition, this position is in charge of Raether Library during after school hours, supervising students and ensuring their safety.
Reports to the Director of Libraries with day-to-day supervision by the Middle School and Upper School Librarians.
2018-19 school year
Monday-Thursday, 1:45pm - 5:45pm
Engage students and teachers in a welcoming and friendly library environment
Manage the library circulation desk and assist students and teachers with book selection and check out
Provide clerical support to librarians by shelving returned materials, processing books, and helping with book displays
Supervise the Raether Library building during after school hours, including upstairs
Straighten book shelves and furniture and restock supplies each evening to prepare for a smooth opening the following day
Strong verbal communication and interpersonal skills
Previous position(s) in a library
A demonstrated interest in working with students and promoting young adult literature
Use of Integrated Library System (ILS) and experience with database searching
Ability for frequent movements: stand, walk, crouch, twist, reach
Ability to push up to 50lbs and lift up to 25lbs
Bachelor’s degree is a plus
Colorado Academy does not discriminate in any of its programs, procedures, or practices on the basis of age, color, disability, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, military service, or other protected status.
About Colorado Academy
Colorado Academy is a coed, independent, Pre-K -12, country day school located on 95 acres in SW Denver. Founded in 1906, we offer a college prep, liberal arts and sciences curriculum for our 965 students. The school emphasizes 21st century skills. Visit www.coloradoacademy.org to learn more.