LIBRARY MEDIA SPECIALIST, FT, GRADES 7-12

W.L. Gilbert School Corporation dba The Gilbert School ( learn more )

Winsted, Connecticut ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3893280
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : May 19, 2022
  • Starting Date: August 24, 2022

Job Description

The Gilbert School in Winsted CT  is looking for a passionate educator to apply for the FT position of Library Media Specialist  CT #062 certification for the 2022-2023 school year.  Master Degree is preferred.
The Gilbert School is a small Grade 7-12 school located in the northwestern area of CT with a staff dedicated to the needs of all students. 

 
JOB GOAL:
To facilitate the teaching/learning process by providing an environment in which a variety of media is effectively utilized in an atmosphere which promotes inquiry, creativity, self-direction and communication of information and ideas.
 
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of current research in regard to the effective operation of a modern media center. Ability to organize and operate a media center that is the information center for the school and a center for life-long learning.
Ability to communicate well in both written and oral forms with students, peers, administrators, and others.
Knowledge and skill in the use of current technologies.
Ability to select appropriate types and levels of materials for instructional and recreational purposes.
Ability to manage the budget for the Media Center as assigned.
Ability to maintain appropriate student supervision so that students have a safe and orderly environment in which to learn.
Knowledge of copyright laws and  their application to educational institutions.
Questions can be addressed to Head of School, Greg Shugrue and shugrueg@gilbertschool.org

Applicants must complete an application at  www.gilbertschool.org  and submit a cover letter, resume, three(3) current letters of recommendation, transcripts and certifications.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Student Services > Librarian/Media Specialist
  • Job Requirements

    • No experience required
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Greg Shugrue , Head of School
    • The Gilbert School
    • 200 WILLIAMS AVE
    • Winsted, Connecticut 06098
    • Phone: 8603798521
    • Fax: 8603796163
    • Email: click here

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