Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart | Houston, TX | Library Media Specialist

Duchesne Academy is looking for an innovative, forward thinking educator to work with the Innovation Team to reimagine the future of the Duchesne Library Program
Date Posted: 04/30/2021

Job Title: Library Media Specialist

Full or Part Time: Full Time

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Promote innovation, creativity, and individual student choice through the selection and use of resources and programs in the Library.
  • Plan and direct the activities of library volunteers and student assistants
  • Participate in curriculum planning with the innovation team, within the academic departments, and with individual content teachers to ensure that the curricula include the full range of literacy skills necessary to meet content standards and develop lifelong learners as the students advance through all three divisions.
  • Plan, organize, and teach the course titled, We are Not Makers of History, We are Made by History to Juniors to provide the history research experience with planning, documenting, synthesizing, and presenting a research paper in Chicago format.
  • Work with faculty to order and distribute textbooks and e-books.
  • Conduct training for faculty through campus professional development opportunities, coaching, and modeling in the use of instructional technology and electronic library resources in the classroom curriculum and technology integration.
  • Collaborate with the Innovation department in planning, selecting, and supporting campus technology
  • Perform all other duties as assigned

Full Position Description: For full job posting and to apply online visit https://www.duchesne.org/about/job-opportunities

How to Apply: Apply Online at https://www.duchesne.org/about/job-opportunities
Schools of the Sacred Heart share in the educational mission of the Society of the Sacred Heart as articulated in the Goals and Criteria. The structure supporting Sacred Heart education in Canada and the United States includes the Conference of Sacred Heart Education and the Network of Sacred Heart Schools.  Together they provide services and programs to ensure vitality of mission for the member schools sponsored by the Society of the Sacred Heart.