Calvert School, an independent lower and middle school, is searching for a Lower School Librarian. Calvert School is dedicated to educating girls and boys through its time-tested method of teaching and its rigorous curriculum. Particular emphasis is given to mastering essential skills, inspiring a lifelong love of learning, and instilling enthusiasm, responsibility and self-discipline. Calvert School is located in Tuscany-Canterbury, a residential neighborhood in Baltimore City, just north of Johns Hopkins University and south of Loyola University Maryland, accessible from Charles Street and I-83.
The Librarian will manage the lower school library and will oversee the circulation of all library materials for faculty and students. The Librarian will be responsible for maintaining an inviting setting and will coordinate the ordering and receiving of library resources. The Librarian will coordinate author visits, summer reading for students, March Reading Madness, and related assemblies. The Librarian will also teach reading classes to small groups of students in Kindergarten through Fourth Grade.
The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in a related field with two to four years of related experience working with lower school age students in a school setting. A Master’s degree is strongly preferred. Candidates must have excellent writing, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
Calvert School offers a competitive salary and benefits package including medical, prescription, dental, vision, life, disability, and retirement plans. A State of Maryland and FBI background check will be performed.
Calvert School, a non-sectarian lower and middle school, provides an excellent day school education to area boys and girls. Children are prepared for secondary school and for a lifetime of learning by mastering the academic basics. Through its financial aid and recruitment efforts, Calvert strives to offer an educational opportunity to students of varied ethnic and economic backgrounds. Calvert School is located in Tuscany-Canterbury, a residential neighborhood in Baltimore City, just north of Johns Hopkins University and south of Loyola University Maryland, accessible from Charles Street and I-83.