Posted: Friday, October 27, 2017 5:19 PM
Job DescriptionSummaryOur partner school is seeking a creative and dynamic specialist to work with teens in the Middle and Upper School Library, serving about 750 students in Grades 6-12. Working collaboratively with the Director of Libraries, the Middle and Upper school librarian will assist with providing innovative instructional services, developing the librarys print and online collection, promoting reading, developing digital and media literacy curriculum, and supporting library services.Our libraries provide vibrant learning environments that nurture passion for inquiry, inspire creative and critical thinking, and instruct and support teachers and students in the effective and ethical use of information and ideas. Key QualificationsA Masters Degree in Library Services or equivalent degreeDemonstrated experience in working with teens and a strong commitment to customer serviceExcellent communication skills, and a passion for marketing library programs and servicesA high level of proficiency with technology, including troubleshooting student computer questions in addition to creating LibGuides or other online tools to promote reading and library resourcesA commitment to ongoing professional development and growth throughout the yearA commitment to diversity and currency in both library services and in the librarys print and online collectionsA commitment to a student-centered, collaborative, enthusiastic, self-motivated, and flexible approach to professional duties and activities. Company DescriptionHeadquartered in California with team members nationwide, CalWest specializes in the placement of educators and school leaders throughout the western region of the United States. Over the years, we have excelled in building meaningful relationships with candidates and becoming trusted advisors to the independent school community. By partnering with us, you will experience the degree of time, energy, and personal involvement that we devote to each search.
• Location: Los Angeles
• Post ID: 146517302 losangeles