Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Library Media Specialist - Newtown Middle School

Library Media Specialist - Newtown Middle School. Starting Date: Late January 2018.
     Qualifications: Connecticut Certification for School Library Media Specialist. Strong knowledge and background in working with teachers and students to integrate all facets of a middle school curriculum. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal relationship skills. Leadership skills in conducting workshops and developing new projects within the school. Ability to develop and teach technology research skills. Expertise in online research skills and wireless technology. Ability to set up a vision for the use of technology throughout the Middle school curricular offerings.
     Remuneration: Teacher salary agreement-appropriate track and step
     Responsibilities: To carry out all the duties and responsibilities designated in the current Library Media Specialist job description and the current teacher job description. To be involved in the development and implementation of an integrated technology center in the library. To train students and staff in the use of the various forms of gathering information. To instruct students to read and write critically. To oversee the purchase, storage and distribution of all library media equipment. To work as a department member and a member of a faculty.
     If interested in this position, please apply on line through the following link by December 15, 2017: http://www.applitrack.com/newtown/onlineapp/