Technology/Library Media Specialist
Anticipated Opening: (September 2021)
SCHOOL TECHNOLOGY & LIBRARY MEDIA SPECIALIST
Valid New Jersey Educational Services Certificate and School Library Media Specialist Endorsement
Minimum experience as determined by the board: 3 years
Demonstrated ability related to collection development, information technology, research methodology and library program designs for children and adolescents
Effective problem-solving, human relations, and communication skills
Required criminal history background check and proof of U.S. citizenship or legal resident alien status
Current residency in New Jersey, approved residency waiver or candidate agrees to obtain residency within one year of employment
REPORTS TO: Principal
To develop and coordinate educational media services and assist teachers and students in the effective use of the media center and information technology as a learning resource to support the school's curriculum and to develop students' technology and information literacy skills.
Knowledge/ expertise on the vision of NJSLS 2020, with specific attention to:
Career Readiness, Life Literacies, Key Skills
Computer Programming & Design Thinking
Practical experience providing robust learning experiences to prepare students for an increasingly technology-driven workforce and world.
Strong interpersonal skills to support collegial collaboration and community relations