Temporary Teacher Librarian - West Linn High School The start date for this position is 8/21/2018 for the 2018-2019 school year. This position is responsible for overseeing library needs and supporting literacy instruction, research, and inquiry and serves as a member of the school leadership team. Position Description: Helping students become effective users of ideas and information. Managing the library to create optimum learning conditions in a professionalu00a0and efficient manner. Providing instruction in research process and strategies. Demonstrating an appreciation for learning. Promoting instructional applications of technology with staff and students. Working as a team member with other staff to develop curriculum and resource-based research activities. Facilitating use of the library as an extension of the classroom-based instructional program. Supervising library instructional assistants, volunteers, and student help in the efficient operation of the center. Demonstrating an understanding and appreciation of literature and actively promoting information and recreational reading with all readers.u00a0 Working with students to find literature and/or other resources to meet special interest and special learning needs. Preparing, justifying, and administering the library program budget. Evaluating and selecting materials and equipment according to the need of users, the existing collection, the school curriculum, and recognized standards of quality. Qualifications: Oregon Teaching Certificate with Educational Media Endorsement. Masters degree preferred. Classroom teaching andu00a0experience.u00a0 A teacher in the West Linn-Wilsonville School District joins a community of professionals who embrace the district's mission and six guiding vision themes: How do we create learning communities for the greatest thinkers and most thoughtful people for the world? Six Guiding Vision Themes Demonstrates personal and academic excellence; Provides a personalized education to improve student performance; Establishes community partnerships and expands the classroom beyond the school; Creates a circle of support for each student; Educates the whole person-intellectually, emotionally, physically, and ethically; Integrates technology in daily living. Community and District Information: The West Linn-Wilsonville School District is nestled within two thriving cities, West Linn and Wilsonville, within the rural area of Clackamas County. Both communities have a strong legacy of support for their schools, music and arts endeavors, and the overall well-being of their patrons. The school district and surrounding communities have experienced steady, constant growth over the past three decades. The estimated student population of the District as ofu00a0December 2017 is 9,873.u00a0 It is the policy of the West Linn-Wilsonville Board of Education and School District (WLWV) that no discrimination or harassment on the grounds of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veterans' status, genetic information, or disability shall occur if the employee with or without reasonable accommodation, is able to perform the essential functions of the position. These protections apply to students, employees, and other members of the public. West Linn-Wilsonville School District is committed to equal access and equal opportunity in all activities/services, educational programs, and employment. Persons having questions regarding equal opportunity and nondiscrimination should contact the Director of Human Resourcesu00a0at the West Linn-Wilsonville School District, 503-673-7018.