ELEMENTARY LIBRARIAN/MEDIA SPECIALIST GR. 3-5

Nantucket Intermediate School

Nantucket Public Schools

Nantucket, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3038790
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : February 27, 2019
  • Starting Date: August 2019

Job Description

Elementary Librarian/Media Specialist - Grades 3 - 5
This is a full-time position at Nantucket Intermediate School. The library teacher will promote a love of reading, engage students in literacy related projects, and implement many of the MA digital literacy standards within their lessons.

Essential Functions and Duties of the Position (not limited to)
  • Assist students with selecting and checking out appropriate books to travel between home and school
  • Promote a love of reading through various activities including reading to students
  • Incorporate MA ELA Curriculum Framework Standards and MA Digital Literacy Standards into lessons
  • Support classroom teachers with locating resources to support classroom instruction
  • Collaborate with town children's librarian to support literacy related enrichment programs at NIS
  • Promote and spearhead school wide literacy engagement activities throughout the school year
  • Facilitate annual school book fair
    • Position Type: Full-time
    • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Classroom Teacher > English & Language Arts
    Classroom Teacher > Keyboarding
    Classroom Teacher > Reading/Literacy
    Classroom Teacher > Technology/Industrial Arts
  • Welcome to Nantucket Intermediate School!

    NANTUCKET - “The Grey Lady” or if translated from the Algonquian language, adapted to mean “far away land or island”. Discovered by Bartholomew Gosnold in 1602.

    An island of pristine beauty 14 miles long and 3.5 miles wide, Nantucket is a haven 27 miles out to sea with something to offer everyone. Once a thriving whaling industry, that decline led to tourism. Now, although a tourist destination, the population hovers around 13,000 year round residents to almost 50,000 people in the summer.
    The National Park Service cites Nantucket, designated a National Historic Landmark District in 1966, as being the “finest surviving architectural and environmental example of a late 18th & early 19th century New England seaport town”. National Geographic says Nantucket is the Number One Island of the 10 Best Islands in the World. Made up of towns’ Nantucket & Siasconset, it’s the perfect place to set sail towards and begin your new adventure.

    The Nantucket Public School is proud to educate 1,600 students in our district and we offer some of the most competitive salaries and excellent benefits within the Commonwealth. Learn more about us...


    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Nantucket 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

    • Library Teacher License preferred
    • No experience required
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Evemarie McNeil , Principal
    • 30 Surfside Road
    • Nantucket, Massachusetts 02554

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