Librarian/Media Specialist - Mary Institute and St. Louis Country Day School
Position: Librarian/Media Specialist
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Middle School Librarian
Job Location: MICDS, 101 North Warson Rd, St. Louis, MO
Beginning: Jul 01, 2019
Deadline: Mar 29, 2019**
District: Mary Institute and St. Louis Country Day School
St. Louis, MO 63124
Telephone: 314-995-7417
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Job Description:
2019-2020 School Year
 
Application Process
For immediate consideration, complete our online application at https://www.micds.org/our-school/career-opportunities/ and upload a copy of your cover letter, resume, and statement of teaching philosophy.

Job Summary
Under the direction of the Head of Middle School, the Middle School Librarian ensures that students and faculty are effective users of ideas and information.  The Librarian will instill a love of learning and empower students to be critical thinkers, enthusiastic readers, skillful researchers, and ethical users of information.  In this role, the Librarian will collaborate with classroom teachers and specialists to design and implement lessons and units of instruction, and assess student learning and instructional effectiveness.  The Librarian will provide the leadership and expertise necessary to ensure that the school library program is aligned with the mission, goals, and objectives of the school.

Job Requirements and Qualifications
  • Master’s in Library Science or Library and Information Science (MLS/MLIS) from a graduate library program accredited by the American Library Association.
  • At least three year’s library/teaching experience.
  • Knows his/her subject well and be able to communicate it with enthusiasm.
  • Enjoys and appreciate working with middle school students in grades 5-8.
  • Participates willingly in the life of the School beyond the classroom.
  • Experience working in a one-to-one laptop environment or relevant technology skills.
  •  Ability to work in an environment that embraces a diverse community of students, educators, parents, and alums.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.

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