Arapahoe Library District
  • Englewood, CO, USA
  • Full Time

Health Insurance, Life and Disability Insurance, Retirement Plan, Time Off (Vacation, Sick, Personal, Holidays)


Python, Ruby, CSS. Can you "speak" our language? Arapahoe Libraries is looking for a creative, engaging trainer who is excited about developing and teaching technology of all "languages" to our patrons.  If your passion and qualifications meet our needs, we want to hear from you!

 

Location: Support Services, 12855 E. Adam Aircraft Circle, Englewood, CO 80112

Reports to: Manager of Strategic Programming

Position: 40 hour, full-time, Non-Exempt position

Grade:  $20.14 - $25.17 per hour

 

Role: Plan and deliver coding and cloud technology classes for patrons of all ages

 

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

30% DEVELOPMENT -  Aligns technology classes with the District's goals and objectives, and with the identified interests of patrons; Works within the internal processes and workflow of department.  Develops class schedule for self on a trimester basis; Responsible for entry of information into meeting reservation system; Keeps classes current by extending own ideas, and those submitted by patrons and staff where possible; Creates and updates handouts for patrons to use in class; Updates descriptions for classes; Works with staff to develop computer classes

25% RESEARCH - Researches subjects taught and supported by patron software to maintain technical expertise; Explores ideas for classes by researching public library and technology trends, scanning current periodicals, and searching the Internet; Solicits and reviews input from staff and patrons. 

15% EVALUATION & RECOMMENDATION -  Assesses classes at each library by evaluating available data and incorporates this information when making recommendations to supervisor; Provides effective evaluation and recommendation of classes; Proposes schedule for classes that meet patron needs and satisfy the preferred times of patrons as much as possible; 

30% TRAINING - Teaches technology classes for patrons

 

Qualifications:

At least two years of experience with developing and presenting content.

Bachelor's degree, required

Intermediate knowledge of one or more coding languages such as python, CSS, Ruby, etc., required. 

Ability to travel to and work in multiple facilities with varying shifts, including evenings and weekends, required.

Advanced technology skills for Chromebooks, Office 365, and Google Docs, required.

Ability to effectively present information in a public setting to diverse audiences, required.

Ability to communicate class content in a positive and engaging manner.

Ability to demonstrate innovation and flexibility.

Ability to embrace the constant challenge of learning new tools, software and technology.

Ability to focus on the customer, show integrity, be inclusive, enjoy learning and have fun. Ability to exercise confidence and excitement in the vast technological and online resources the Library District has available.

Ability to successfully work with varying demographics, required. 

Passionate about the mission of public libraries. Comfortable with the principles of intellectual freedom.

 

At Arapahoe Libraries, we believe in turning every search for knowledge into a helpful adventure.

Our 300 employees come together to build a rock-solid team that achieves far more collectively than we could ever do alone.  We provide competitive compensation and benefits including healthcare, paid time off, and retirement plans.

Learn more about our Vision, Values, Mission at: http://arapahoelibraries.org/vision-values-mission/

 

Arapahoe Libraries is dedicated to the principles of equal employment opportunity (EEO)and sustaining an inclusive culture. We prohibit unlawful discrimination against applicants or employees on the basis of age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation or any other applicable status protected by federal, state or local law.

 

Arapahoe Library District
  • Apply Now

  • * Fields Are Required

    What is your full name?

    How can we contact you?

    By clicking the button above, I agree to ApplicantPro's Applicant Information Use Policy.

  • Sign Up For Job Alerts!

  • Share this Page
  • Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email
.
Logo Hours & Locations Browse Events Coming Soon Log In Home Help