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Emma Willard School is a nationally recognized, academically rigorous, 200 year-old college preparatory boarding and day school for girls. We offer competitive compensation and an attractive benefits package in a stimulating and dynamic academic community.

Emma Willard School is an equal opportunity employer.

Current Openings

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  • Assistant Librarian and Academic Technology Support Specialist

    Emma Willard School is seeking an Assistant Librarian and Academic Technology Support Specialist to join our team. The ideal candidate will be a librarian with strong technology skills who is flexible, excited to learn, and comfortable thinking on their feet. The assistant librarian/academic technology support specialist reports to the Director of Research and Library Resources and Director of Academic Technology. 

    Dietel Library is a thriving library that includes quiet student space, collaborative space, and a busy maker space, and this position will assist in managing these library spaces. They will also assist the director of research in developing and maintaining the library’s large print and digital collections, supporting the research program through teaching and reference desk help, and providing a wide range of virtual programming for our students. They will assist the director of academic technology with educational technology integration, on-demand helpdesk technology support in classrooms and on digital platforms, and developing and implementing technology professional development for faculty. 

    Emma Willard School is delivering its program both virtually and in-person, and comfort with both models is essential.

    The School encourages candidates from under-represented groups and individuals who have demonstrated experience with diverse populations who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their service to apply.

    Position Purpose / Expected Results:
    • Help manage the physical library space.
    • Help develop and maintain the print and digital collections.
    • Manage Inter-Library Loans.
    • Supervise the student Library Leadership Committee.
    • Support the research program through collaboration with teachers, developing lessons and providing reference desk support.
    • Provide live and virtual library programming meeting the needs and interests of students.
    • Support classroom technology maintenance and troubleshooting.
    • Support students & teachers with different educational technology platforms including Blackbaud’s onCampus, G Suite, Microsoft, EdPuzzle, Padlet, FlipGrid, Adobe, Quicktime, etc.
    • Troubleshoot hardware and software concerns for the school community.
    • Assist in the development and integration of educational technology into classroom settings.
    • Assist in the creation, delivery, and support of technology professional development for faculty & staff.
    • Participate on the Ed. Tech. Team.
    • Be a strong advocate for all-girls’ education.
     
    Minimum Requirements / Qualifications / Competencies:
    • Hold a Masters in Information Science/Library Science from an ALA accredited program or a related field
    • Have a strong desire to collaborate with others
    • Have experience working with a library management system such as Follet Destiny
    • Have a good working knowledge of G Suite, Microsoft Office, comfort with learning management systems (such as Blackbaud’s onCampus), and enthusiasm for experimenting and risk taking with different or unfamiliar technologies.
    • Have experience working with Macs, PCs, iPads, Chromebooks, Copiers, and audio video equipment (projectors and computer-based peripherals).
    • Have patience, enthusiasm, and the ability to manage priorities and meet deadlines
    • Demonstrate a commitment to professional growth and development
    • Demonstrate superior judgment

    We seek to identify, recruit, and develop employees who bring a diversity of experiences, perspectives, talents, and backgrounds. Emma is an equal opportunity employer.
  • Substitute and Class Monitor Openings

    Emma Willard School is looking for energetic, and responsible people who would like to be on our substitute teacher and class monitor list. We are in need of half-day and full-day substitutes in all disciplines (arts, english, history, language, math, science). Subs must have teaching experience and/or a teaching degree. We are in need of half-day and full-day class monitors who will monitor classes when teachers are required to teach remotely. A flexible schedule is required with the ability to provide coverage for both planned and short-notice absences of our teachers. Some technology fluency are required for both substitute and class monitor positions. 
    If you’re interested in joining our substitute teacher and/or class monitor list at Emma Willard School, please submit your resume, letter of interest, references, and academic disciplines for which you can provide substitute coverage. 
    Bachelor's degree required.

Questions?

Saytra Green
Director of Human Resources
285 Pawling Avenue
Troy, NY 12180
sgreen@emmawillard.org
285 Pawling Avenue, Troy, NY 12180 | P: 518.833.1300 F: 518.833.1815
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