Teachers – various library vacancies (Up to 25 positions) – Per Session Vacancy Notice #483

  • Posted Date: Jul 5, 2018 Deadline: Jun 30, 2019
  • NYC Department of Education Office of School Library Services - North Regional Office, 4360 Broadway , New York City, New York United States
    And various school sites in all boroughs

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New York City Department of Education licensed librarian or licensed teacher-assigned to the library who have not received an unsatisfactory rating (in academic year 2017-2018) and/or an Advance Overall Rating of Ineffective in academic year 2016-2017.  


  • Regularly appointed teacher of library with a minimum of 3 years of experience
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a team
  • Previous training and experience in library automation
  • Previous training and experience in bibliographic database searching
  • Ability to export local library holdings to NYCSLSNET database according to Department of Education protocol
  • Ability to design evaluation instrument to measure the effectiveness of the system’s programs
  • Understanding of the Empire State Information Fluency Continuum


Per session personnel will perform a variety of tasks including but not limited to the following under the direction of the Director of Library Services:

  • Organize, prepare and present materials for workshops, conferences, and handbook
  • Develop curriculum and assessments for library and information skills
  • Update and download bibliographic information on national database according to AACR2
  • Maintain system website for members and participants
  • Serve as a mentor for newly assigned library personnel in New York City


  • Hours of service from July 1, 2018 to September 7, 2018 will vary and range from 8:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. Days and times will vary accordingly and hours to be determined.
  • The maximum number of hours per position is 300.


As per current Collective Bargaining Agreement 


Send application for per session employment, OP175 (Available in the schools and DHR website) and resume via mail, fax or email to:

Office of Library Services
ATTN: Carmen Turner
715 Ocean Terrace, Building A
Staten Island, New York 10301
Fax: 718-556-8374
Email: cturner2@schools.nyc.gov


If you have questions concerning this advertisement e-mail: cturner2@schools.nyc.gov

Note: All per session vacancy circulars will be posted on the Division of Human Resources web site at:

http://schools.nyc.gov/Careers/Schools/default.htm under "Per Session Opportunities” Service exceeding the number of hours specified in Chancellor’s Regulation C-175 governing per session activities requires prior approval.  The appropriate Per Session Supervisor must make the request via the Per Session Service System and receive approval before the person can begin working in the activity. Failure to obtain a valid waiver may result in the withholding of payment for hours worked beyond the maximum.

Signature for Peter Ianniello


It is the policy of the Department of Education of the City of New York to provide educational and employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, creed, ethnicity, national origin, alienage, citizenship status, age, marital status, partnership status, disability, sexual orientation, gender (sex), military status, prior record of arrest or conviction (except as permitted by law), predisposing genetic characteristics, or status as a victim of domestic violence, sexual offenses and stalking, and to maintain an environment free of harassment on any of the above-noted grounds, including sexual harassment or retaliation.  Inquiries regarding compliance with this equal opportunity policy may be directed to: Office of Equal Opportunity, 65 Court Street, Room 923, Brooklyn, New York 11201, or visit the OEO website at https://www.nycenet.edu/oeo

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