LIBRARY MEDIA SPECIALIST / SCHOOL LIBRARIAN

Greenfield Middle School ( learn more )

Greenfield Public Schools

Greenfield, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3896662
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : May 31, 2022
  • Starting Date: August 29, 2022

Job Description

DUTIES:
•Evaluates, promotes and uses existing and emerging technologies to support teaching and learning
•Understands the school's curriculum so that he or she can develop a collection that coordinates with long-term teaching goals as well as current and emerging needs
•Utilizes a variety of interactive tools to provide services, information, and tutorials to the learning community
•Promotes a love of reading and lifelong learning
•Fosters a library/media center environment that is creative, flexible, active, inviting, collaborative, and conducive the student and faculty learning so that the school library is an essential part of the learning community
•Provides intellectual, physical, and virtual access to print and digital learning materials that are efficiently organized and conveniently stored according to accepted standards
•Develops and maintains resources appropriate to the curriculum, the learners, and instructional strategies of the school community
•Curates information and resources in order to support the curriculum, extracurricular activities, faculty professional development, and family engagement
•Cooperates and networks with other libraries and related agencies
•In partnership with the Assistant Superintendent of Teaching & Learning, establishes procedures for selection, acquisition, circulation, and resource sharing of resources in all formats; and evaluates continually the currency, quality, depth, and breadth of the collection
•Promotes the ethical use of information: copyright, fair use, and licensing of intellectual property
•Encourages both formal and informal input from the school community into the types, quality, and format of the information resources provided
•Manages scheduling in the library/media center space


SALARY:Per the GEA Master Agreement Salary Schedule
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Student Services > Librarian/Media Specialist
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Greenfield 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

    • QUALIFICATIONS:
      •MA Library Teacher Certification
      •Bachelor’s degree in Library Science (or an equivalent combination of educational degrees and/or certification)
      •Experience working in a school library preferred
    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Lynn Dole , Principal
    • 195 Federal Street
    • Greenfield, Massachusetts 01301

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