Distance Learning Librarian

The candidate will be in charge of handling all tasks involved with foreign English speaking Distance Learning students, under the supervisor. Will have to have:
• Excellent IT skills including the use of Microsoft packages, and learning management systems such as Moodle, Blackboard and communication technologies used in providing virtual reference
• Experience in using a range of online databases, resources and IT applications to provide reference and research assistance to online students via e-mail or phone
• Ability to apply/use advanced search techniques using both library and free on the web resources
• Experience with development of online tutorials and webinars in information literacy
• Ability to cooperate with the supervisor and work efficiently and effectively as part of a team or independently
• Have supervisory skills for the training and performance of assistants
• Ability to adapt and work creatively in a rapidly changing environment

Qualifications:
• Degree in Library Science and Information Systems, with two years relevant experience in an academic library
• Fluent in both oral/written English and Greek languages, preferably bilingual
• Strong communication skills (written and oral) as well as strong presentation skills
Closing Date: February 18, 2015

Application process:
Please submit a completed application together with a current CV through our on line recruitment system http://vacancies.unic.ac.cy/ . For questions regarding the application process contact Ms Dina Hassabi at hassabi.d@unic.ac.cy (tel.:+357 22 841538).