Library Media Specialist

Job | Posted 16 days ago
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Full-time
Grade Levels
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
Kindergarten
Start Date
Immediately
Position Areas
Media Specialist/Librarian

Description

The library media specialist provides instructional leadership for the teaching of information literacy skills, develops and maintains a school library collection that has up-to-date digital and print materials and technology, including curation of openly licensed educational resources, and manage the school library as a flexible, multi-tasked learning environment. Collaborates with school faculty and administrators to develop a program that supports the instructional curriculum.

Essential Job Functions • Teach the skills of information location, access, evaluation, use and communication as they relate to the program of instruction to both students and teachers. • Maintains the school library's print, non-print, and electronic collections and manages circulation of curricular support materials and equipment. • Collaborates with teachers in planning assignments providing instruction that supports the development of digital learning, participatory learning, inquiry learning, technology literacies, and information literacy. • Performs collection development by selecting, ordering, and adding new items to replace and/or update school library resources. • Prepares or assists in preparation of the school library budget. • Demonstrates commitment to improving professional competence. • Assesses student learning on an ongoing basis and alters instruction to meet group/individual needs. • Uses the curriculum of the district as well as National School Library Standards for Learners, School Librarians, and School Libraries to plan daily instructional activities. • Performs other duties as assigned.

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Petersburg Public Schools

255 South Boulevard East , Petersburg, VA 23805
 

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Petersburg Public Schools

255 South Boulevard East , Petersburg, VA 23805