This position requires an Instructional Assistant test. Testing will be scheduled before or after the interviews. Practice tests are available at www.codesp.com. Click on “Links” at the top of the page; click on “Test Taking Practice,” then select the test(s) that pertain to the position you’re applying for.
Working environment is a library setting and candidate must have the physical capacity to deal effectively with this environment, which includes vision to read books and media materials, installing displays, lifting and carrying books weighing up to 25 lbs, pushing and pulling carts, walking and standing for extended periods of time.
Qualifications: Candidate must be a high school graduate with one year clerical or instructional experience working with children in an organized setting. Some experience in a library or media center environment is preferred. Candidate with knowledge of basic library practices, procedures and terminology, the Dewey Decimal system and card/computer cataloging system, library reference materials and sources, as well as knowledge of filing, indexing and inventory procedures is preferred. Correct English usage, grammar, spelling, punctuation and vocabulary, as well as good oral and written communication skills are essential. Candidate must have computer skills and knowledge of an automated library system is desirable.
The Santa Clara Unified School District celebrates diversity and is committed in all of its activities, policies, programs, and procedures to provide equal opportunity for all, and prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. The District will make reasonable accommodations for applicants, employees and students with disabilities.