Library Media Specialist – St. Paul Academy, Lower School

Department: Instructional Support
Location: St. Paul , MN

St. Paul Academy and Summit School seeks candidates for a Lower School Library Media Specialist, beginning August 2019.

This is a full time, 10-month instructional support position. Successful candidates should possess the ability to manage an elementary school library, teach library and media skills classes to students in grades K-2 and work flexibly with homeroom and specialist teachers in grades 3-5 to support class activities and projects with lessons that build students’ independence in applying their library and media skills.

Successful candidates should possess excellent interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills. Candidates should demonstrate the ability to create a nurturing and engaging environment for students, and the ability to work collaboratively with teachers, colleagues, and parents. Preferred qualifications include a Master of Library Science degree as well as extensive experience with Follett Library System, Google Apps for Education, SMARTBoards, SeeSaw Digital Portfolio, or other productivity and research software/tools. Candidates are expected to support the mission of SPA and the vision of the Lower School, as well as to contribute to the life of the school outside the classroom in a variety of ways.

The position includes a competitive salary and benefits package, commensurate with experience. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume and a list of references

SPA is committed to diversity and equal opportunity.

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