UNC Charlotte is seeking an experienced Media Specialist/IT Coordinator to provide leadership in the development and evaluation of a school media program that will promote student learning and teacher effectiveness for the benefit of Niner University Elementary's total educational program.
Creates an environment that is conducive to active and participatory learning, resource-based instructional practices, in collaboration with teaching staff.
Plans and implements for teaching and learning.
Plans and works collaboratively with teachers.
Incorporates information literacy into day-to-day instruction.
Advocates and promotes reading and lifelong learning.
Provides flexible access to the school library media center resources.
Collaborates with teachers and students to design engaging inquiry learning experiences and assessments that incorporate multiple literacies and foster critical thinking.
Meets the diverse and developmental learning needs of Niner University Elementary school learners.
Maintains the Library Automation System.
Provide basic technology support to faculty, staff and students.
Remains current in professional practices and developments, information technologies, and educational research applicable to school library programs.
Develops and maintains a collection of resources appropriate to the curriculum, the learners and the teaching styles and instructional strategies used within the school community.
Provide first-level support for IT related incidents
Enter and escalate tickets to second-level as required
Minimum Experience / Education:
Minimum of Bachelor's degree in Library Science or minimum of 18 hours completed toward a Master's degree in Library Science from a regionally accredited college/university. Master's degree in Library Science
Preferred Education Skills and Experience:
Experience with instruction on information and technology literacy skills.
Experience in evaluating and selecting print and digital resources.
Demonstrated skills will instructional technology.
Evidence of skill working with at risk student populations
UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research institution. Our campus is located in the piedmont of North Carolina, just two hours from the mountains and three hours from the Atlantic Ocean. A large public university with a small college feel, more than 27,200 students consider UNC Charlotte’s 1,000-acre campus their home away from home.