Job: School Librarian/STEAM Director

General Information
Position:
School Librarian/STEAM Director

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
Commensurate with experience

Job Category:
School Media Specialist

ALA:
Position REQUIRES a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.

Description:

The DuBow Preschool and Martin J. Gottlieb Day School, serving approximately 200 students from Nursery through Grade 8 in Jacksonville, Florida, seek a full-time librarian and STEAM director to join its faculty for the 2018-19 academic year. The librarian/STEAM director is a member of the teaching faculty who administers the library program as well as manages and promotes the makerspace lab as integral components of the Schools' overall academic program.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Cultivate an environment where innovation, collaboration, and creative problem solving thrive.
  • Provide leadership and expertise in the selection, acquisition, evaluation, and organization of information resources and technologies in all formats, as well as expertise in the ethical use of information.
  • Plan the instructional program and teach lessons to students and faculty that support the overall academic program.
  • Partner with colleagues to design and implement lessons, projects, and units of instruction that empower students to be critical thinkers, enthusiastic readers, skillful researchers, and ethical, capable, and savvy users of information.
  • Identify meaningful and thoughtful opportunities for library technology to be integrated into the curriculum.
  • Evaluate, promote, and use existing and emerging technologies to support teaching and learning.
  • Implement the shared foundations and key commitments of the AASL Standards Framework for School Librarians.
  • Promote reading for enjoyment.

Education:

Preference will be given to candidates who

  • hold a graduate degree from an ALA-accredited institution
  • rely on student-centered pedagogy
  • maintain a working knowledge of current children's and young adult literature
  • integrate technology to support teaching and learning as well as are experienced with social media and digital citizenship
  • work well in a diverse environment
  • be committed to professional development and lifelong learning

Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
08-12-2018

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

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Additional information
Library Type:
  • School Media Centers

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Dubow Preschool & Martin J. Gottlieb Day School

Job Location:
Northeast Florida

Address:
3662 Crown Point Road

City:
Jacksonville

Zip:
32257

County:
Duval


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Dubow Preschool & Martin J. Gottlieb Day School

Address:
3662 Crown Point Road

City:
Jacksonville

State:
FL

Zip:
32257

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Raquel Scharf-Anderson

Contact Email:
hos@mjgds.org

Contact Phone:
904-268-4200

Contact Fax:

How to apply

Please send a cover letter and resume.


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