S19003 Learning Commons/Library Facilitator

Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada · Various Schools · S19003

Description

Lethbridge School District No. 51 - Learning Commons/Library Facilitator

We are excited to have Learning Commons/Library Facilitator opportunities available starting August 2019.

Lethbridge School District is looking for an empathetic, sensitive and patient individual to work as part of a dynamic team. Lethbridge School District, embraces diversity and functions in a dynamic, innovative and fast paced environment. The Learning Commons/Library Facilitator supports schools by being an agile and responsive individual who creates an environment that is available to individuals and groups to use for multiple, often simultaneous, purposes. Learning Commons/Library Facilitators support literacy, numeracy, competency development, and student learning outcomes. Learning Commons/Library Facilitators provide access to print and digital resources, including the use of technology for learning in order to enable creation, collaboration, and communication.

The successful applicant will act in an advisory role to assist students and staff locate material and use technology and other learning commons resources. External contacts may be made with other learning commons or resource centers to locate requested information or materials. Learning Commons/Library Facilitators work collaboratively in the selection and acquisition of material for the learning commons in consultation with Administration and/or the school based Learning Commons Committee. Learning Commons/Library Facilitators provide support, space and resources for inquiry, play, and imagination.

Learning Commons/Library Facilitators promote and facilitate the use of quality learning resources in multiple formats and provide exposure to a wide variety of Canadian and international resources (fiction and nonfiction) which reflect multiple perspectives, promote literacy and numeracy, and develop students’ interests and competencies beyond the school setting.

Refer to the Learning Commons/Library Facilitator job description for specific details.

What will you work?

27.50 hours/week

Monday to Friday

This is a 10 month position

What do you need to succeed?

We are looking for experience in the following programs:

**Candidates may be tested for computer proficiency

Available Locations:

Fleetwood - 1 Position

Fleetwood Bawden School is a dual track learning community. Parents can chose our Mainstream program or the Montessori program. The school community consists of 405 students from Early Education EEP to Grade 5. We strive each day to make an impact on the lives of a very diverse learning community. We are seeking a Learning commons facilitator who values literacy and realizes the significance of engaging students with high quality resources; and has the ability to work closely with students who have diverse learning needs. Fleetwood Bawden is a collaborative community, where everyone is valued and students achieve success by engaging in high quality, inclusive learning experiences. We are looking for a difference maker to fill the role of our Learning Commons Facilitator.


Requirements

Education and Experience Required:

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:

In order to ensure and maintain a safe and secure working and learning environment, applicants new to Lethbridge School

District No. 51 who are offered employment must provide:


Benefits

The wage range for this position is $21.56 - $24.33/hour depending on education and experience.

Enjoy having evenings, weekends & school holidays off!

Enjoy access to benefits for you and your family!

Make a difference in a child's life!


Posting will remain open until 10:00 AM, May 29, 2019

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