Abraham Joshua Heschel School is seeking an experienced educator with a passion for literature and expertise in media to take on the position of Library and Educational Media Specialist for Nursery through Grade 5. In addition to maintaining the library collection, this educator works closely with classroom teachers, specialists, and the educational technology team to ensure that the library and research skills remain an integral part of the instructional program and enhances the school’s existing educational program. This is a collaborative position that promotes student curiosity and will engage children in the world of books, foster a love of literature, and work to complement classroom programs across divisions.

The Library and Educational Media Specialist will oversee library classes for Nursery-Grade 5 and is responsible for providing a student-centered learning environment that encourages critical thinking, problem solving, and creativity while promoting literacy through literature and technology. This person is responsible for keeping up to date with current literature and educational media programming, promoting a dynamic library space, and maintaining library budgets.

Abraham Joshua Heschel School, located in New York City, is an independent Jewish school, N-12, unaffiliated with any single movement or synagogue. The school’s approach to education is governed by profound respect for children. It nurtures their curiosity, cultivates their imagination, encourages creative expression, values their initiative and engenders critical thinking skills. The Heschel School is dedicated to inspiring its graduates to become responsible adults and active, compassionate citizens of the Jewish world and world communities.

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In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

Abraham Joshua Heschel School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The full-time equivalent salary range is $55,000 – $95,000, depending on years of experience.

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