Dawson, a K-12 independent school of 530 students located east of Boulder on a beautiful 107-acre campus, seeks an exceptional Library Media Specialist/Counselor for the 2020-21 school year. Previous classroom experience and a bachelor’s degree is required. Dawson is a growing and passionate educational community dedicated to the healthy development and education of all of its students. The minimum salary for this position is $42,000.
Dawson School Mission Statement
Dawson School is dedicated to excellence of mind, body, and character. We prepare students through challenging and relevant learning, to become creative, resilient problem-solvers who bring their best to the world.
Experience with the Responsive Classroom framework is preferred
Demonstrated classroom management skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
An attitude that exemplifies teamwork and personal responsibility
Ability to include technology elements into all aspects of instruction
Maintain strict confidentiality in all matters
Demonstrate enthusiasm for work with all school constituencies
Model school virtues of respect, compassion, courage, and integrity
Communicate (orally and in writing) effectively with all school constituencies
Collaborate and work positively as a member of a team
Teach the K-5 Media Literacy curriculum to all Lower School students
Deliver weekly classroom guidance lessons using the PATHs curriculum and Dawson School Virtue’s framework.
Report to Director of Lower School
Actively participate in the extracurricular life of the School
Participate in class trips, clubs, and Winterim
Additional duties as deemed necessary by the School
Interested candidates should go to the Dawson website (www.dawsonschool.org), scroll to the bottom of the page and click on the Employment link, click the link under Current Job. Opportunities at Dawson, and select the Library Media Specialist/Counselor posting to apply for this position. Only online applications will be accepted.