Washington Elementary - (7hrs.) Elementary Librarian (#1799933)
A position has been declared open in the Weber School District at Washington Terrace Elementary for an Elementary Librarian. This position is for 7 hours per day, 9 months per year. Weber District employees may send a resume to the school principal. Applicants outside the District may apply on Teachers-Teachers.com Files will be reviewed before interviews are scheduled.
THIS POSITION WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL FILLED, AFTER A MINIMUM OF 3 WORKING DAYS
Purpose Statement The job of Media - Elementary was established for the purpose/s of promoting, supporting and encouraging literacy; maintaining library collection and controlling audio visual equipment at school site; assisting students, staff and community in utilizing library resources; performing clerical functions related to collection, processing, circulation, maintenance, and inventory of library materials to include technology as it becomes available, such as Chromebooks or similar technology as the school moves 1:1. Essential Functions • Assists teachers, students, and other personnel for the purpose of researching materials for use in classroom and/or to enhancing class assignments. • Catalogs books using computerized cataloging programs (e.g. order books, receive books, stamp books, laminate dust covers, attach library tape, etc.) for the purpose of maintaining inventory controls and/or preparing books/materials for check out from the library collection. • Conducts activities (e.g. Read Across America, book fairs, contests, etc.) for the purpose of promoting literacy through the use of library/media resources. • Encourages the use of library resources (e.g. creative story presentations, contests, displays, decorations, Read Across America, book fairs, etc.) for the purpose of promoting literacy. • Inventories books, audio-visual equipment, relevant technology and materials housed in the library (e.g. documenting losses, discarding books that are damaged or out of date, etc.) for the purpose of and/or maintaining availability of materials. • Maintains files and/or records (e.g. class schedules, books read, collection development, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring availability of library facilities and/or providing an up-to-date reference source. • Maintains library in a neat and orderly fashion for the purpose of ensuring an environment conducive to learning. • Monitors student behavior while in library for the purpose of creating an effective working and learning environment. • Orients students (e.g. classification system, care of materials, library and research skills, learning about authors, etc.) for the purpose of educating them on the proper use of the library resources. • Performs routine and preventive maintenance of media and in-library computer equipment for the purpose of ensuring the availability of equipment in safe operating condition. • Processes documents and/or materials (e.g. notices, library materials orders, circulating materials, check in/out books, etc.) for the purpose of maintaining library/media collection. • Repairs/Replaces books, materials, and audio-visual equipment for the purpose of ensuring the availability of books, library materials and equipment. • Responds to inquiries (e.g. parents, students, teachers, staff, vendors, etc.) for the purpose of providing information and/or direction as may be required. Other Functions • Assists other personnel as may be required for the purpose of supporting them in the completion of their work activities. Job Requirements: Minimum Qualifications Skills, Knowledge and Abilities Must be able to operate equipment used in the repair of library/media materials; operating pertinent software applications; and preparing and maintaining accurate records. Must have knowledge of elements of library operation and common office machines; and age appropriate activities. Must be able to work with frequent interruptions; being attentive to detail; and displaying mechanical aptitude as well as displaying comfort with technology and willingness to continue to learn when more technology becomes available.