Librarian - MIDDLE SCHOOL

  • Posted on: 19 January 2016
  • By: Ginseng
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January 19,2016
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Responsibilities and Duties:
1. Responsible for defining the policies of Daystar Academy Middle School library program,
and guiding and directing all activities related to it;
2. Creating and maintaining in the school library a teaching and learning environment that is
inviting, safe, flexible, and conducive to student learning;
3. Organizing collections of books in English and Chinese (with support of native Chinese
speakers), publications, documents, audiovisual aids, and other reference materials for
convenient access;
4. Preparing, justifying, and administering the school library program budget to support
specific program goals;
5. Creating an environment that is conducive to active and participatory learning, resourcebased
instructional practices, and collaboration with teaching staff;
6. Remaining current in professional practices and developments, information technologies,
and educational research applicable to school library programs;
7. Participating in the curriculum development process to ensure that the curricula include the
full range of literacy skills (information, media, visual, digital, and technological literacy)
necessary to meet content standards and to develop lifelong learners;
8. Participating in the implementation of collaboratively planned learning experiences by
providing group and individual instruction, assessing student progress, and evaluating
activities;
9. Joining with teachers and others to plan and implement meaningful experiences that will
promote a love of reading and lifelong learning.
 
Qualifications & Requirements
  1. Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in relevant subject area is required
  2. At least 2 years’ experience as Librarian is preferred
  3. Experience with MYP/IBO (preferred)
  4. Technologically able
  5. English as mother tongue
  6. Open-minded, enthusiastic, and demonstrates a willingness to embrace a unique,
 
multicultural school culture
Must have an interest in living and working in China and at school that strongly supports
and embraces Chinese language and culture
 
Salary
Competitive international school-like salary package.