LIBRARY MEDIA AIDE-10 MONTHS

GLTHS-Library & Media and Professional Development

Greater Lowell Technical High School

Tyngsboro, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3096619
  • Application Deadline: May 29, 2019
  • Posted : May 9, 2019
  • Starting Date: July 1, 2019

Job Description

The following is a general overview of the duties associated with this position. It is not all inclusive: the individual will assist patrons in utilizing library services and information, organize, distribute and store library materials and information, check library materials in and out, process and shelve library materials, operate various library/media equipment, and perform clerical and administrative tasks under the direction of the Director of Media/Professional Development utilizing proper library practices, procedures and terminology. This position operates on a 10 month schedule.

Qualifications:
1. Experience and/or training working in a library desired.
2. Ability to work with a wide diversity of individuals.
3. Demonstrated strong typing and filing skills.
4. Ability to work independently.
5. Experience in a vocational trade desired but not required.

Organizational Relationship:
Reports directly to the Director of Media/Professional Development
Must work cooperatively with colleagues, school employees, patrons, parents, and general public.

ABOUT US:
The Greater Lowell Regional Vocational Technical School District is comprised of the city of Lowell and the towns of Dracut, Dunstable, and Tyngsborough, communities with a combined population of about 150,000 residents and a FY19 budget of $44M. The school first opened in 1974 and recently completed a $65M construction/renovation project. In addition to a grade 9-12 enrollment of approximately 2,200 students, the school also offers Practical Nursing and Adult Education Programs. We believe in educating students in a supportive and safe environment and providing distinct technical and academic experiences in order to assist all students in realizing a genuine focus for the future.
The school is ranked in the 46th percentile of all high schools in MA which represents a 30 point increase over the last 4 years. As a modern vocational technical high school we are able to offer students two educations in one. We offer challenging and rigorous academic courses in the four core subjects of English, math, science, and history. In addition, rather than supplementing our academics with an array of elective courses, our students explore, select, and focus on one of our 23 vocational technical program majors. As a result, Greater Lowell Tech students are prepared to either enter college or the workforce upon graduation.

OUR CORE VALUES:

Greater Lowell Technical High School has established a set of core values to guide the actions of all students and staff, and that are reflected daily in their performance building quality lives, and a positive school culture conducive to learning for all. All members of the Greater Lowell Technical High School Learning Community will strive to:

R.E.A.C.H.

RESPECT - We treat ourselves, others and our surroundings with dignity through words and actions.
EFFORT - We work to the best of our abilities to make continuous progress without giving up or giving in.
ACCOUNTABILITY - We own our words and actions and have the courage to accept responsibility for our decisions.
COMMITMENT - We show dedication to our success, our school and our community.
HONESTY - We act with integrity and value the importance of truthfulness.

If you share our values, we welcome your application. Greater Lowell Technical High School actively seeks to increase the diversity of its workforce and employ individuals that are committed to promoting an educational climate that fosters excellence, respect and full inclusion of students, educators, staff and volunteers in all activities and programs. A Greater Lowell Technical High School employment application is required. Applications may be obtained online at www.gltech.org, select “Departments" "Human Resources" or by contacting the Human Resource Office Tele: (978) 441-4938, Email:acosta@gltech.org. A complete application should include: resume, cover letter, application, any college transcripts you wish to submit, and 3 letters of recommendation written within the past three years. If any of these items are not available through your SchoolSpring account, kindly forward to:

Human Resource Office
Greater Lowell Technical High School
250 Pawtucket Boulevard, Rm. 1312
Tyngsboro, MA 01879

Please note, the School District is required by law to conduct a Massachusetts criminal record information (CORI) background check. Further, new hires are subject to, and their employment is contingent upon, the new finger-print based state and national criminal history check to determine an individual's suitability for employment in this position. The fee is $55.00 for employees holding an educator license and $35.00 for all other employees. Per Massachusetts Laws and Regulations the school employer shall require a new national criminal history check at the individual’s expense.


  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Student Services > Librarian/Media Specialist
  • Welcome to GLTHS-Library & Media and Professional Development!

    Mission Statement: Greater Lowell Technical High School commits to ensure students’ readiness for career, college, and citizenship in the 21st century. We challenge and support students as they realize their individual potential for personal and professional success.

    The Greater Lowell Regional Vocational Technical School District is comprised of the city of Lowell and the towns of Dracut, Dunstable, and Tyngsborough, communities with a combined population of about 150,000 residents and a FY18 budget of $41.65M. The school first opened in 1974 and recently completed a $65M construction/renovation project. In addition to a grade 9-12 enrollment of 2,184 students, the school also offers Practical Nursing and Adult Education Programs.

    The school is ranked in the 46th percentile of all high schools in MA which represents a 30 point increase over the last 4 years. As a modern vocational technical high school we are able to offer students two educations in one. We offer challenging and rigorous academic courses in the four core subjects of English, math, science, and history. In addition, rather than supplementing our academics with an array of elective courses, our students explore, select, and focus on one of our 23 vocational technical program majors. As a result, Greater Lowell Tech students are prepared to either enter college or the workforce upon graduation. Learn more about us...


    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Greater Lowell Technical High School 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

    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Alexandra Costa , HR Generalist
    • 250 Pawtucket Boulevard
    • Tyngsboro, Massachusetts 01879

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