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LIBRARY MEDIA SPECIALIST

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The Churchill School and Center | New York, NY
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The Churchill School and Center


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Published 15 days ago

Start Date

August 19, 2019

Application Deadline

June 19, 2019


The Churchill School and Center, is seeking an innovative Library Media Specialist for the 2019-2020 school year. The Library Media Specialist is an integral member of the Technology department and will be tasked with helping to reshape the school-wide library media curriculum. The Library Media Specialist is responsible for curating the school’s media resources, maintaining the library budget, organizing literacy activities for students, and developing a cohesive K-12 literacy curriculum.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Modelling and teaching the skills necessary to evaluate and utilize resources appropriately
  • Collaborating with faculty to develop instruction that promotes literacy skills
  • Fostering a safe, respectful, and inclusive learning environment
  • Curating, maintaining, and ensuring access to a diverse collection of resources that reflect and inspire students’ interests
  • Providing unique and engaging learning experiences for students
  • Building the library media curriculum and providing direct instruction to students that builds their literacy skills and supports the curriculum of other content areas


Qualifications

The ideal candidate is organized, thoughtful, and possesses the strong interpersonal skills necessary to assist students in developing their digital literacy and research skills and to collaborate with faculty in integrating research and technology skills into their instruction.

A Masters of Library Science or equivalent and classroom experience are required. Experience with students with learning disabilities and library management software are preferred.

The Churchill School and Center, is seeking an innovative Library Media Specialist for the 2019-2020 school year. The Library Media Specialist is an integral member of the Technology department and will be tasked with helping to reshape…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Master's Degree Required

Benefits

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
  • Retirement benefits or accounts
  • Workplace perks such as food/coffee and flexible work schedules

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
  • Retirement benefits or…

How To Apply

Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume in PDF format to libraryjob@churchillschoolnyc.org

The Churchill School and Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, creed, color, gender, sexual orientation, age, physical challenge, national or ethnic origin, ancestry or any other characteristic. Churchill is committed to building a diverse staff and strongly encourages applications from candidates of color.

Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume in PDF format to libraryjob@churchillschoolnyc.org

The Churchill School and Center is an equal opportunity…

Location

301 East 29th Street, New York, NY 10016
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