Part-Time Lower School Assistant Librarian
The Waterford School, a Preschool - XII day school enrolling 900 students in suburban Salt Lake City, is seeking a ⅗-time Lower School Assistant Librarian for the 2017-2018 school year. The position could grow to full-time in the 2018-2019 school year.
Waterford offers a broad, college-preparatory liberal arts program that emphasizes the fine arts in conjunction with the traditional academic disciplines. The Lower School Assistant Librarian will work three days per week (specific days are somewhat flexible), and will support the core mission of the Lower School library.
The ideal candidate would have a degree in library science, and have 2+ years of relevant experience. Responsibilities will include:
- Managing the library space (processing, checkout, shelving, cataloguing, etc.)
- Overseeing a Birthday Book program
- Teaching use of library resources
- Reading to students and fostering a love of reading
- Collaborating with classroom teachers on research skills curriculum
- Engaging with parents
The Waterford campus is set on 45 acres at the foot of the Utah’s Wasatch Mountains, one of North America’s premier outdoor and recreational areas. The school offers an outstanding working environment. The atmosphere is collegial; both families and faculty show a genuine commitment to learning.
Qualified candidates should forward a resume and letter of interest, by email to:
The Waterford School
1480 E. 9400 South
Sandy, UT 84093