Job Posting for LIBRARY MEDIA SPECIALIST (Gr. PK-8) at Bridgeport Public Schools
Position Type: Student Support Services/ Library-Media Specialist
Date Posted: 6/5/2020
Location: Classical Studies Academy
Date Available: 08/24/2020
Closing Date: OPEN UNTIL FILLED
2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR
Bridgeport Public Schools Human Resources Department 45 Lyon Terrace, Room 310 Bridgeport, Connecticut 06604 email@example.com
LIBRARY MEDIA SPECIALIST (Gr. PK-8) CLASSICAL STUDIES MAGNET ACADEMY RESPONSIBILITIES :
Develops library procedures and routines by planning daily activities
Establishes rules and procedures for circulation of materials
Creates an environment that is conducive to active and participatory learning, resource-based instructional practices, and collaboration with teaching staff
Shares with the learning community collaboratively developed and up-to-date district policies concerning such issues as materials selection, circulation, reconsideration of materials, copyright, privacy, and acceptable use
Encourages the use of instructional technology to engage students and to improve learning
Commits to remaining current in professional practices and developments, information technologies, and educational research
Collaborates with teachers and students to design and teach engaging inquiry and learning experiences and assessments that incorporate multiple literacies and foster critical thinking
Performs other duties as assigned
Required certification: School Library-Media Specialist (062); Master's degree preferred.
Three years' successful experience in an urban setting preferred.
Experience in the use of educational technology.
Excellent oral and written communication and human relation skills.
Salary will be in accordance with the BEA contract salary schedule. Qualified candidates who wish to apply should access the Bridgeport Public Schools' website: www.bridgeportedu.com/teachers
"It is the policy of the Bridgeport Board of Education not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, present or past mental disorder, mental retardation or learning disability, in any of its educational programs, activities or employment practices." "The Bridgeport Board of Education in an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer"