2021 Librarian, Summer School - (Internal Applicants Only)

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Position Areas
Instructional/Educational Coordination

Description

PRIMARY PURPOSE:
Provide services and resources that allow summer school students opportunities to develop skills in locating, evaluating, synthesizing and using information to solve problems.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES
  • Create a library environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of the students; manage discipline in accordance with campus procedures and board policy.
  • Understand curriculum design and implementation, particularly as it relates to the integration of information literacy, inquiry, technology and the TEKS.
  • Support and provide guidance in the LISD Acceptable Use Policy and guidelines for media use.
  • Provide learning opportunities for users on the availability of library resources and Fair Use/Copyright information as needed.
  • Collaborate with teachers to integrate information problem-solving skills into subject areas and team teach as appropriate.
  • Communicate effectively with colleagues, students, parents and supervisors maintaining a positive and helpful relationship.
  • Comply with federal, state, district and school regulations and policies in the area of library services.
  • Demonstrate regular and prompt attendance to ensure a consistent focus on student learning.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
 
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • None.
 
GENERAL QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES
Education/Certification/Experience:
  • Master’s degree in Library and Information Science or equivalent from an accredited college or university.
  • Standard School Librarian Certificate.  Valid Texas Teacher’s Certificate.
  • Experience in library/media center in public school setting.
 
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
  • Knowledge of research-based instructional strategies and student behavior management; computer hardware, basic trouble-shooting and software applications; and library automation.
  • Skill in communication, interpersonal relations and organization.
  • Ability to develop and deliver campus training/staff development sessions.
 
Mental/Physical/Environmental Demands
  • May be exposed to outdoor weather conditions during portions of work day.
  • Needs to move about inside the classroom or campus to monitor students as necessary.
  • Maintain emotional control under stress.
  • Frequent standing, stooping, bending, pulling and pushing.
  • Frequent moving of small stacks of textbooks, media equipment, desks, and other classroom equipment.
  • Occasional requires lifting up to 25 pounds.
  • Occasional prolonged and irregular hours.
  • Ability to understand complex problems and to collaborate and explore alternative solutions.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work schedules of others on short-term basis.
  • Ability to make decisions which have significant impact on the immediate work unit and monitor impact outside immediate work unit.
 

Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted By

Leander ISD

P.O. Box 218 , Leander, TX 78646
 

At the following locations

Summer School

204 W South Street , Leander, TX 78641