The Cape Henry Collegiate Lower School seeks a full time Digital Media Librarian to join our team beginning in August, 2019. Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree as well as strong teaching experience. Those candidates with a Master’s degree or licensure in Library and Information Science, K-12, will be given priority consideration.
Qualified candidates should be knowledgeable about media pedagogy and skilled at integrating technology into the curriculum. He/she will empower students to be critical thinkers, enthusiastic readers, skillful researchers, and ethical users of information. He/she should be collaborative, enjoy helping teachers to develop their own technology skills and comfortable with a co-teaching model. The Digital Media Librarian will integrate the digital world into today’s classroom and throughout the curriculum. In addition, candidates must find great pleasure in working with children, have excellent listening and communication skills, be able to work collaboratively with colleagues and parent volunteers and have a willingness to extend themselves beyond the classroom to support student success.
Major Areas of Responsibility:
deliver interactive media instruction in engaging and effective ways
work with educators to design and teach curriculum
create curriculum and design learning experiences tailored to the individual needs of students
use technology to excite students about research, reading, writing and the creation of text and other products
provide students, educators, and staff with instructional materials that reflect current information needs and teach them how to be ethical digital citizens
Requirements: Successful candidates will have a bachelor’s degree, master’s degree preferred. Excellent written and oral communication skills are required.
Benefits for Full-Time Employees: Health, life, disability, and retirement insurance are offered. Tuition remission is available for children of full-time faculty.
Application Materials Requested: Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter, along with three (3) references to email@example.com.
Cape Henry Collegiate is an independent, Prekindergarten through Grade 12, college-preparatory, coeducational school with over 950 students in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Cape Henry Collegiate offers small class sizes and exceptional resources in technology and materials to provide an ideal teaching and learning environment.
The School's Mission states that, “We know, value, and challenge each student. We commit to building a diverse and inclusive community. We seek to graduate independent thinkers and globally aware citizens.”
Cape Henry Collegiate is committed to building a diverse faculty/staff and strongly encourages applications from minority candidates.
About Cape Henry Collegiate
Cape Henry Collegiate is a coeducational independent day school with an enrollment of over 950 located on a 30-acre campus in Virginia Beach, Virginia. The School is noted for its meaningful honor code, strong academics, competitive athletic programs, commitment to the visual and performing arts, global education, and caring environment.