ESC Region 15 Librarian Specialist...

Primary Job Purpose:  To provide literacy assistance to personnel in regional districts and establishing and/or improving learning resource centers. To provide assistance to all educators in the access and use of digital media.

Part Time Position:  This position is for a part time employee with the possibility of full time employment based on the individual’s additional skills and qualifications.

Responsibilities and Duties:  
Train and provide on-site technical support to library personnel located in participating school districts of Region 15
• Train, supervise and assist library personnel in collection development, organization and learning arrangements which support the curriculum goals in each school
• Assist teachers in the appropriate use of supplemental instructional materials including digital resources
• Attend professional development conferences, workshops, seminars, or institutes that would result in enhanced services to school districts in this region
• Train key personnel in districts and provide support for online resources such as Discovery Education, Destiny, and TexQuest
• Train all educators on research/inquiry practices
• Provide support for the literacy of all students including special populations
• Provide trainings in various formats such as face-to-face, online and blended delivery
• Other duties as determined by the Executive Director, Associate Executive Director of Teaching and Learning, or Director of Instructional Services

Physical Demands and Working Conditions:
• Frequent standing, stooping, bending, sitting, walking, climbing
• Occasional lifting, carrying and transporting equipment up to 25 pounds
• Repetitive hand motions
• Ability to see, speak, hear, communicate, and utilize electronic communication devices
• Manage multiple tasks and work cooperatively with others
• Occasional work under stressful conditions
• Work with frequent interruptions, tight deadlines, and limited office space
Frequent travel, both in region and out of region, including overnight travel

Negotiable - based on experience