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Continuing Education ConsultantPosted by: South Carolina State Library
Posted date: 2017-Mar-06
Location: South Carolina State Library
Under limited supervision of the Director of Library Development, serves as a Public Library Consultant specializing in the area of continuing education (CE) for public library staff. The Consultant works independently and as a cooperative member of the Library Development Services team. The CE Consultant will:
Create a statewide CE program for public library staff, with the goal of improving the ability of staff to meet the informational needs of South Carolinians.
Work with internal and external content providers to plan learning events. Develop effective delivery models, schedule and facilitate these events, and coordinate promotional efforts.
Consult with public library directors and supervisors via email, telephone, and site visits about CE issues and opportunities for staff.
Develop content and execute trainings in person and in electronic formats for defined audiences.
Prepare public library staff to become peer trainers. Cultivate a community of peer trainers in SC libraries through regular meetings and communications.
Collect, analyze and report data on CE efforts and trainings for the public in libraries statewide.
Regularly evaluate the effectiveness of the State Librarys CE efforts. Encourage and assist in the evaluation of libraries staff and public training efforts.
Support the elements of all agency projects that are related to library staff skill-building and knowledge acquisition.
Serve as SCSLs liaison to CE initiatives, forums and professional groups; represent the State Library at state and national gatherings.
The South Carolina State Library is the primary administrator of federal and state support for the state's libraries. Headquartered in Columbia, S.C., the State Library develops, supports, and sustains a thriving statewide community of learners committed to making South Carolina stronger. We serve the people of South Carolina by supporting state government and libraries to provide opportunities for learning in a changing environment.