W&M Libraries Mosaic Fellowships

Position Information

Position Information

Present Position Number H0271W
Role Code Title Library Specialist I
Position Title W&M Libraries Mosaic Fellowships
Position Summary

This program provides valuable, paid library work experience to students looking to pursue library careers. Developed in response to the newly adopted W&M Libraries Diversity Plan, this program has been designed to provide the support and opportunities needed to encourage, develop and grow future librarians, archivists and library professionals.
Selected individual(s) will work with an assigned mentor to draft position goals and duties that support the priorities and initiatives of W&M Libraries. Position will be tailored to match applicants’ interests.

Required Qualifications

• Recent BS or BA degree earned betweem Fall 2017 or Spring 2018.
• Interest in Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in the library sciences.

Preferred Qualifications

• Preference will be given to recent William & Mary graduates.

Advertised Pay Range $20 an hour
Department Swem Library Operating - 361000
Location William & Mary
University Salary Range

Job Open Date 02/27/2018
Review Begin Date
Job Close Date 03/22/2018
Open Until Filled No
Employment Category Hourly
Position Term 12-Month
Special Application Instructions
Conditions of Employment:

• Restricted position: One year term; August 1, 2018 – July 31, 2019 with some flexibility on start/end dates. Up to 1499 hours for the year term (average 29 hours per week).

• All hourly employees are subject to the limitations of the Virginia Manpower Control Program and total hours worked may not exceed, on average, 29 hours per week, over the course of a twelve month period beginning May 1 each year.

• This is a non-exempt position, eligible to receive overtime in accordance with the Fair Labor Standards Act. This position may be subject to overtime during high peak times, etc. as directed and approved by the supervisor.

EEO Statement

The College of William & Mary values diversity and invites applications from underrepresented groups who will enrich the research, teaching and service missions of the university. The College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applications from women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Background Check Statement

The College of William & Mary is committed to providing a safe campus community. W&M conducts background investigations for applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include reference checks, a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial (credit) report or driving history check.

Supplemental Question

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Why does working in libraries interest you?

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * In one paragraph please answer how you would promote and enhance diversity & inclusion as part of W&M Libraries.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please rank your interest in the following library projects in the order of first, second, and third preference: Institutional Repository/Content Services Special Collections Digital Services Cuban Film Project Media Center

    (Open Ended Question)

Supplemental Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Other Doc
  2. Other 2