Rappahannock Community College (RCC), a two-campus institution serving a rural and diverse 12-county area in the Chesapeake Bay region of Virginia seeks applicants for Coordinator of Learning Resource Centers. This position is an administrative faculty appointment. Excellent benefits package; salary commensurate with education and experience. Immediate appointment. Rappahannock Community College is seeking a visionary to transform our libraries into centers for student academic engagement. The Coordinator of Learning Resource Centers (LRC) reports to the Assistant Vice President of Instruction, and is responsible for supervising the full services provided by the Rappahannock Community College Learning Resource Centers and the Richmond County Public Library (RCPL). The Coordinator supervises and coordinates all LRC/RCPL programs and services, including management of digital and non-digital information resources, staff, Student Learning Desks, and provision of appropriate support services for distance education classes at the Glenns and Warsaw Campuses and all other sites where the college provides instructional services. The Coordinator also supports Instructional Technology, Student Development and College Navigators to provide first class service to students. The Coordinator also develops, implements and evaluates short and long term plans for the LRC/RCPL, and related goals and objectives consistent with the college's and RCPL's missions. Position will maintain a schedule at both campuses. Finalists will be asked to complete a work sample.
Master's degree in Library and Information Science from an American Library Association accredited institution. Significant knowledge of library, information, and media services, and the management of such services and associated new and emerging technological systems. Significant knowledge of and skill in the use of automated library systems, including a firm understanding of electronic cataloging, electronic data/catalog management and other library database management systems. Demonstrated ability to provide a variety of college-wide supports in areas such as research, technology and in-class teaching. Demonstrated ability to creatively problem-solve, and work collaboratively and independently as appropriate. Demonstrated ability to complete special projects. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Knowledge of academic accreditation requirements, assessment strategies and techniques to examine learners' acquisition of information literacy skills. Must be comfortable with change and a rapidly changing technological environment.
Internal Number: 26842
About Rappahannock Community College
Virginia's Community College's educate 240,000 credit students annually and over 170,000 non-credit students at 23 Community Colleges with over 40 campus locations throughout the Commonwealth. Our mission is to provide comprehensive higher education and workforce training programs and services of superior quality. These programs are financially and geographically accessible to meet the individual, business, and community needs of the Commonwealth.