Library Media Specialist
Cambridge Montessori School, Cambridge MA
Cambridge Montessori School seeks a part-time Library Media Specialist for the 2021-2022 school year. The Library Media Specialist will have dual roles in working with our community of learners from Toddler to Middle School: fostering a love of literature and familiarity with the function of the library, as well as creating an information literacy curriculum and collaborating with classroom teachers to integrate the use of technology throughout the school.
Provide programs that promote a love of learning, access to sources of information & meet the informational needs of the CMS community. Understand children’s ability to assimilate literature, informational skills and needs. Provide literature, programs and materials that represent, respect and value differences. Communicate the value of literacy and digital citizenship in preparing students with 21st century skills. Provide a high quality program that updates informational materials and is a leading example of skills instruction. Provide links to help children, parents and teachers work together to use literature and information to create highly literate and competent learners.
This is a part-time position, requiring 25 hours per week of instructional and prep time. Salary is competitive, based on background and experience. Benefits include health insurance, short and long-term disability insurance, a 403B retirement plan and paid personal and professional leave days.
Candidates should send a cover letter, personal statement, and resume to:
Dr. Ingrid Tucker, Head of School