ELEMENTARY LIBRARY TEACHER

Mulready Elementary ( learn more )

Hudson Public Schools

Hudson, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2960118
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : June 18, 2018
  • Starting Date: August 27, 2018

Job Description

Qualifications:
Under the direct supervision of the Director of Technology and elementary Principals the Elementary Library/Media Specialist should possess the following qualifications:
o DESE license as a library teacher
o Completed a teacher preparation program/educational degree, and hold a master’s degree from a program accredited by the American Library Association or from a master’s level program in library and information studies.
o Classroom teaching experience preferred
o Technology applications and ability to use web tools
Responsibilities:
• Plans instruction that incorporates classroom and library curricula, the research process, and information/media literacy appropriate for elementary students.
• Creates learning experiences by providing group and individual instruction, assessing student progress, and evaluating activities.
• Collaborates with classroom teachers as a partner in the instructional process.
• Assists students and teachers in selection of reading and instructional materials.
• Advocates and promotes reading and life-long learning.
• Incorporates technology to enhance learning.
• Manages and supervises the library facility.
• Creates and maintains an environment conducive to learning.
• Benchmarks the School Library Program (SLP) to school, state, and national standards.
• Stays current in professional practices and educational research.
• Participates in the recruiting and training of library volunteers.
• Develops and maintains resources appropriate to the curriculum, the learners, and instructional strategies of the school community.
• Establishes communication and networks with the Hudson Public Library staff.
• Establishes procedures for selection, acquisition, circulation, resource sharing of material in all formats.
• Promotes the ethical use of information: copyright, fair use, and licensing of intellectual property.
  • Creates Makerspace areas to extend student learning opportunities.
    • Position Type: Full-time
    • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Student Services > Librarian/Media Specialist
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Hudson Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Kelly Sardella , Principal
    • 306 Cox St
    • Hudson, Massachusetts 01749

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