Resurrection College Prep High School, Chicago, IL – Library Assistant

Resurrection College Prep High School, Chicago, IL – Library Assistant
September 21, 2017 No Comments Job Openings Elise

Resurrection College Prep High School in Chicago, IL is looking for a Library Assistant! See below for the full job posting and instructions on how to apply!


Job Posting

Library Assistant at Resurrection College Preparatory High School, Chicago, IL

Please send resume to Barbara Petrovich

TITLE:  Library Assistant

RELATIONSHIP:  Reports to the Librarian Is a member of the support staff


  • – Background in Library Science, LTA certification preferred
  • – Proficient in the use of technology

– Possesses excellent communication skills

– Interacts well with faculty and high school students

– Is creative

– Can work with minimum supervision


POSITION SUMMARY:  The library assistant works with the librarian to assure the smooth operation of the library.

WORK HOURS:    7:30 am to 12:30 pm on school days – Must be able to attend staff meetings




– Supervise students in the library

– Assist students who need a loaner Chromebook

– Maintain an atmosphere conducive for studying

– Supervise students during Seminar periods

– Assist students in locating print and non-print materials

– Assist students in utilizing databases for research


– Use teachers’ class assignment sheets to prepare resource lists

– Pull material per assignments

– Assist with A-V needs and set up for all-school Mass

– Administer make-up tests when requested


– Send overdue notices to faculty and students on a bi-weekly basis

– Collect overdue fines and give to the business office


– Keep records of the number of students using the library on a period, weekly, monthly and annual basis

– Items available in the collection:  titles and number of copies

– Number of patrons utilizing the library


– Check books in and out

– Place holds on books for faculty and students

– Catalog books – process and cover books

– Maintain inventory of library’s collection

– Repair books and magazines as needed

– Prepare displays in the library, in the corridor display windows and on the library’s bulletin boards

– Make recommendations to the librarian for books to be purchased

– Laminate items for faculty, staff and students

– Read shelves and straighten books

– Keep reading areas in good order

– Other duties as assigned by the librarian

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