LIBRARY MEDIA SPECIALIST (TEMPORARY)

Location
Essex Junction, VT, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Mar 09, 2021
Ref
3449882
Job Type
Temporary
Do you have a passion for learning and technology?

Thomas Fleming School is seeking a well-qualified individual to support students and teachers in achieving the high national and state standards represented in local curriculums as well as Vermont's Framework of Standards and Learning Opportunities. This position will maintain the school library as a full-service 21st century learning center that incorporates both books and contemporary technological tools including, but not limited to, educational research databases and presentation/video-editing software. Additionally, this role responds to the needs of gifted and highly motivated students through the development of individual learning plans.

We are seeking individuals with the following qualifications:
  • A valid Vermont teaching license with a Library Media Specialist endorsement (3-61) required.
  • Licensing endorsement as an Educational Technology Specialist, or strong background in educational technology integration preferred. Three to five years of relevant experience or a combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills are acquired is preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of library media organization and systems, and use of computerized library information systems required. Strong background in information technology and educational technology integration also required.
  • Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of literature and current trends and best practices in library media practice and information and educational technology.
  • Ability to exercise good judgment and work in an environment with constant interruptions.
This is a temporary substitute position through the remainder of the 2020-2021 school year.

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To be considered for this position please apply electronically through Schoolspring.com.

Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1
Salary: $260 to $260 Per Day
Welcome to Thomas Fleming Elementary School!
Please visit our home page: www.ewsd.org
Job Requirements PLEASE NOTE: EWSD conducts thorough screenings of all applicants being recommended for hire, which may include contacting references not listed on your SchoolSpring application. Selected individuals shall also be subject to a VT Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV) check (if driving students), criminal records background checks, and child and adult abuse registry checks. Any offer of employment shall be contingent upon acceptable results of these checks at the sole discretion of the Superintendent or his/her designee. Click here here for additional background check information.
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
  • Bachelor degree preferred

  • Application Questions This employer has requested that all applicants answer the following questions. It is highly recommended that you type any essays in a word processing program, save them, and then paste them on the proceeding job application page. 1. Where did you hear about this position?
    Brief Response (Answer limited to 200 characters, including spaces)
    2. Do we have your permission to contact all references, employers, educational institutions, and other individuals who may have knowledge of your employment and/or other pertinent information regarding your candidacy for this position?
    Yes/No
    3. If you do NOT currently hold a valid VT Educator license in the required endorsement, have you ever worked under a provisional license in the State of Vermont?
    Yes/No
    4. If you do NOT currently hold a valid VT Educator license in the required endorsement area, have you successfully completed the required Praxis I exam and Praxis II exam (if applicable) for licensure?
    Yes/No
    5. Are you an active candidate for another position in the Essex Westford School District?
    Yes/No
    6. Are you under contract or do you have a letter of intent from another school district or supervisory union that would conflict with this posted position?
    Multiple Choice / Single Answer
    - Yes
    - No
    7. Are you a currently working as a licensed educator in EWSD?
    Multiple Choice / Single Answer
    - Yes
    - No
    Contact Information Matthew Roy, Principal
    17 Prospect Street
    Essex Junction, Vermont 05452
    Phone: 802-857-7705
    Fax: 802-879-5598
    Email: mroy@ewsd.org