Brooklyn Friends School seeks a full-time Preschool/Lower School Librarian beginning in the 2019-2020 school year. The ideal candidate will be passionate about working with children in a school library setting. PS/LS Librarian will co-develop and co-teach the Preschool/Lower School library curriculum. Other responsibilities include collaborating with Preschool/Lower School faculty and technology integrators and performing reader’s advisory and instruction on the use of the library resources for Preschool and Lower School students and faculty.
The PS/LS librarian will co-develop and co-teach the Preschool/Lower School library curriculum. Other responsibilities include collaborating with Preschool/Lower School faculty regarding research and literature needs, working with technology integrators, performing reader’s advisory for Preschool and Lower School students and faculty, and instructing faculty and students on the use of the library website, databases and catalog.
An MLS/MLIS from an ALA accredited institution. Experience teaching preschool through fourth grade in a school library setting. A deep knowledge of children’s literature and developmental needs. Proficiency in relevant technologies. The desire to help maintain a robust library program that seeks to promote collaboration with faculty. A demonstrated commitment to social justice, equity, diversity and inclusion.
Please send resume and cover letter to Katie Ryan, Library Department Chair at [email protected]