MEDIA SPECIALIST

Orangeburg County Consolidated School District 3 ( learn more )

Holly Hill , SC ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2831642
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : February 2, 2018

Job Description

Orangeburg County Consolidated School District Three

 

Job Title: Media Specialist

Immediate Supervisor: Principal

Job Summary:

It is the basic objective of the Media Specialist to provide accessible tools for students and staff to direct, enhance, and support the learning process. Knowledge of curricular areas is essential in order to serve the interdisciplinary needs of the learning community. It is the goal of the Media Specialist to work in a flexible environment, collaborating with staff, teaching skills to students and staff, and maintaining the holdings of the Media Center.

Certification

A valid State of South Carolina certification in Library Science/Media Specialist.

Responsibilities

  • Informs students and staff of available technology/media and assist with its integration in the classroom.
  • Assembles collections of media that support the curriculum.
  • Is aware of cultural diversity/ gender fair criteria in the selection and recommendation of materials.
  • Promotes ethical and efficient information seeking behaviors.
  • Models a variety of effective research techniques for a variety of formats for diverse purposes.
  • Models and practices legal and ethical practices.
  • Support intellectual freedom.
  • Promotes the development of good reading habits.
  • Is knowledgeable about current trends.
  • Attends appropriate staff and departments meetings.
  • Is familiar with curriculum content and instructional practices within the building.
  • Selects and maintains media that will complement and supplement district curriculum.
  • Eliminates out-dated, inappropriate and unsuitable materials.
  • Prepare materials for circulation.
  • Catalogs, classifies and organizes media according to accepted standards and ready accessibility.
  • Supervises the processing of materials and circulation of media.
  • Arranges for the inspection, maintenance, replacement, and repair of media under the realm of the responsibility assigned by the District.
  • Works with technology and its integration.

 

Send resume/application to:

Orangeburg County Consolidated School District Three

Office of Human Resources

Attention: JoAnn B. Lawton

1654 Camden Road

Holly Hill, South Carolina 29059

Email:lawtonj@obg3.k12.sc.us

 

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Job Category : Student Services > Librarian/Media Specialist
  • Contact Information

    • JoAnn Lawton
    • Post Office Box 98 1654 Camden Road
    • Holly Hill, South Carolina 29059

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