Stone Ridge is seeking a Library Assistant to begin August 16, 2017.
Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, a member of the international Network of Sacred Heart Schools, is a Catholic, independent college preparatory school for girls, Grades 1-12, with a co-educational Early Childhood Program, Pre-Kindergarten, and Kindergarten. With over 700 students and rooted in the Goals of Sacred Heart education, Stone Ridge inspires young women to lead and serve, through lives of purpose that integrate faith, intellect, community, social action, and personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom.
The Library Assistant works primarily with the Upper School Librarian, shaping the scholarly, student-friendly climate of the library. S/he is responsible for maintaining a positive atmosphere that facilitates learning and study, attending to student behavior and the maintenance of the physical space, assisting the Upper School Librarian in re-shelving and cataloguing, and managing school-wide library resources. As needed, s/he collaborates with the Lower and Middle School Librarians on student projects, shelving, and inventory. The Library Assistant works on school days (Monday-Friday, with the exception of holidays) from 11:30am to 6:00pm.
Applicants of diverse, underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.Interested candidates should complete the online employment application at https://www.stoneridgeschool.org/srapplication. As part of the online application, please upload a resume, statement of philosophy, list of references, and cover letter addressed to Corinne Fogg, Director of Curriculum and Professional Development, all in PDF format. The deadline for applications is June 19, 2017.
The ideal candidate possesses a Bachelor’s degree and demonstrates experience working with high school students. S/he holds a capacity for working with a range of learning abilities, and may have experience with integrating appropriate educational technologies into the library environment. S/he demonstrates patience and kindness in maintaining a positive and productive atmosphere. S/he has a working knowledge of library resources and organization, especially Dewey Decimal System. S/he demonstrates strong communication skills, a capacity for organization, a good sense of humor, and flexibility.
Additional Salary Information: Compensation includes an hourly rate of $17.00 and competitive benefits.
Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, a member of the International Network of Sacred Heart Schools, is a Catholic, independent college preparatory school for girls, Grades 1-12, with a co-educational Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten, and Early Childhood Program. With over 660 students and rooted in the five Goals of Sacred Heart education, Stone Ridge inspires young women to lead and serve, thro...ugh lives of purpose that integrate faith, intellect, community, social action, and personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom.
Equal employment and advancement opportunities are offered to all current faculty and staff as well as potential recruits. Stone Ridge seeks to hire diverse employees with the experience, skills, and personality to help the School thrive in the Sacred Heart tradition. Stone Ridge does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion*, age, sexual orientation, disability, or any other class protected by law. *The School reserves the right to use religion as a hiring criterion for selected positions, due to the mission and nature of our School as a faith-based institution, as permitted by law.