K-5 Library Media Specialist, Regional School Unit #3, Unity ME

RSU 3 is seeking a Library Media Specialist for six elementary school libraries in RSU 3.

 

The successful candidate must have the following qualifications:

  • State of Maine certification for Library Media Specialist with 071 endorsement is a must, MLS from an ALA accredited graduate program required, experience at the pre K-5 grade level.
  • Applicant must also hold or be eligible for Maine State authorization/fingerprinting.
  • Highly skilled in technology and its application to the learning process.
  • Proficient in the integration of information literacy skills in a proficiency-based curriculum.

 

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Keeps records of student use, circulation, purchases and losses; provides regular reports on the libraries as required by the administration and as needed for planning purposes.
  • Plans, administers, supervises and evaluates the library centers of 5 elementary schools, developing policies to ensure efficient operation and optimal service.
  • Takes a leading role in the preparation and administration of elementary school library budgets in conjunction with the District's coordinator of libraries and building principals.
  • Maintains an efficient system of classifying, cataloging, and circulating all materials.
  • Works with administration and curriculum leaders to ensure information literacy outcomes are a focus of instruction in our proficiency-based education curriculum.
  • Provides leadership in the integration of technology into all areas of the curriculum and the instructional practices of each facility.

 

This position will be filled upon hiring a qualified applicant.

Please submit cover letter, resume, and three current letters of reference.

Visit our website at:  www.rsu3.org  for an application.

 

Mail to:

Superintendent of Schools

84 School Street

Unity, ME  04988-9734

(207) 948-6136

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