SUPERVISOR OF LIBRARY MEDIA AND INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNOLOGY (K-12)


Milford Public School District
Milford Public Schools
Milford, Connecticut

Job Details
Job ID: 2972000 Application Deadline: July 22, 2018
Posted: July 9, 2018 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
OVERVIEW:
The Milford Public Schools seeks a highly qualified and passionate educator to provide creative leadership for district-wide library media services and the use and integration of instructional technology.

GOAL
To provide leadership in library media and technology integration with the goal of having each school’s library media center reflect 21st century learning, and K-12 teachers integrating technology into their curriculum and teaching in a way that expands and deepens student learning.

ESSENTIAL TASKS OF THE POSITION: (Illustrative, not inclusive)

• Oversees library media centers in 14 schools giving primary attention to supporting literacy and research
• Provides leadership in the development and implementation of instructional technology
• Mentors and supports staff in their use of technology in their instruction
• Models the integration of technology into administrative, instructional and assessment practices.
• Exhibits excellent human relations skills, maintaining an open and cooperative relationship with students, colleagues and parents.
• Oversees the selection and implementation of online learning programs

PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES: (Illustrative, not inclusive)
• Work with library media specialists and staff in the identification and implementation of information competencies.
• Work with instructional supervisors and a team of classroom teachers in developing shared common research experiences for all students.
• Insure all students and staff receive training on information technology.
• Model for and train library media specialists and media aides in meeting the curricular needs of classroom teachers.
• Model for and train media aides in meeting the technological needs of all school staff.
• Oversee the selection, utilization and maintenance of library, curriculum resources and instructional technology.
• Models instructional strategies an assists staff members in the integration of information literacy strategies and technology in the curriculum.
• Collaborates with staff to identify and implement effective instructional and technological resources to support all content areas.
• Work with principals, other supervisors and IT to provide professional learning on the integration of instructional technology.
• Deliver new teacher training on district software, technology use and policies
• Educate administrators, staff, students and parents on the district Acceptable Use Policy
• Coordinate the district technology committee (MTAG).
• Work with IT to manage Destiny and other databases.
• Oversee the development of system-wide budgets for library media and technology

PAY GRADE: Supervisor
UNION: MASA
Salary and benefits per MASA contract.
CT Certification (092) required.
ASSIGNMENT: Central Office
REPORTS TO: Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction
  • Interested applicants must apply online through this job posting in order to be considered for this position.
    No phone calls please.

    Position Type: Full-time
    Positions Available: 1

  • Equal Opportunity Employer
    Milford 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, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

    Job Requirements
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    This employer has requested that all applicants answer the following questions. It is highly recommended that you type any essays in a word processing program, save them, and then paste them on the proceeding job application page.
    1. What aspects of this position do you feel relate to your strengths and/or experience? What aspects may be an area of growth for you?
    Long Essay (Answer limited to 4000 characters, including spaces)

    2. How were you referred to this position?
    Short Essay (Answer limited to 600 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information
    Wendy Kopazna
    Parsons Complex
    70 West River Street
    Milford, Connecticut 06460
    Phone: 203-783-3403
    Fax: 203-783-3434
    Email: wkopazna@milforded.org




    Home | About Our District | Our Schools | Student Center | Parent Center | Adult Education | Special Programs |
    Teachers' Room | Curricula | Our Programs | Technology | Employment | City of Milford