Library Media Specialist

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Employment Type
Full-time
Part-time
Grade Levels
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
6th
7th
8th
Kindergarten
Start Date
Upcoming School Year
Position Areas
Media Specialist/Librarian
Non-Instructional Support
Technology Education

Description

The Madeleine Choir School, a rigorous PK-8 Catholic school with an emphasis on music and the liberal arts, is seeking to hire a Library Media Specialist who will provide direct instruction in Information Literacy and manage the school library media center. This role involves:

-Maintaining and developing the digital and print resources available to students for research and leisure reading, providing reference and readers advisory service, and supervision of students during open quiet reading times; -Managing library operations including circulation, acquisitions with TitleWave and EBSCO, cataloging, the materials budget, supervising volunteers, and the Alexandria integrated library system (ILS); -Direct instruction in the library classroom and computer lab (18 courses a week) of information literacy and research skills, largely through project based learning in grades Kindergarten - 8th grade; -Collaborating with teachers to support integration of research skills in classroom projects and technology integration; -Staying informed about legal and technological developments relevant to library science and education

There is a possibility for this full time position to be split into two part-time positions (Librarian and Information Literacy Teacher).

Posted By

Diocese Of Salt Lake City

27 C Street , Salt Lake City, UT 84103
 

At the following locations

The Madeleine Choir School

205 East First Ave , Salt Lake City, UT 84103