Mission: Drew knows and believes in teenagers. We engage each student in a process of intellectual discovery to develop an individual voice, the confidence to express it, and the empathy to understand its impact.
Founded in 1908, Drew is an innovative, progressive, independent high school located in the heart of San Francisco. Drew’s experienced, dedicated, and passionate faculty and dynamic student body form the core of Drew’s supportive and engaging community. Drew aims to foster and develop each student’s individual voice, encouraging each student to engage in a process of intellectual discovery, personal growth, and empathic learning. Drew’s curriculum focuses on experiential learning, global awareness, local community involvement, citizenship, and support of individual talents and strengths. With a recent rebranding, a new mission statement, and a new head of school, Drew is poised to establish itself as a leader in student-centered secondary education.
Drew School is looking immediately to fill a part-time Librarian position for the remainder of the 2018-2019 school year. We have recently redesigned our library into an inviting, modern “Learning Commons,” and we are looking for a librarian who can help that space live up to its potential. We are looking for someone eager to collaborate with teachers and students on research projects, both within the library and by visiting classrooms. We also seek a Librarian who can inform the school’s conversations about the potential growth of library and media literacy programs during this year’s Curriculum Review process.
Duties and Responsibilities
Lead an internal audit of Library resources;
Manage and maintain the Learning Commons and its physical collection;
Manage and update the Library’s print and database subscriptions;
Train and support teachers and students on the use of Library resources;
Work with teachers and departments on curriculum and research projects across all disciplines, including by visiting classrooms;
Assist students throughout the day on individual research needs;
Oversee the Library budget and report to the Academic Dean;
Collaborate with the Academic Dean on the growth of additional programs related to the Learning Commons.
MLIS or MLS degree
Enjoys working with teenagers and teachers
Self-reflective and growth-minded, willing to adapt, and collaborative
Drew offers a competitive compensation package including health and retirement benefits. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourage candidates of color and candidates with diverse backgrounds to apply.
Drew knows and believes in teenagers. We engage each student in a process of intellectual discovery to develop an individual voice, the confidence to express it, and the empathy to understand its impact.