Saudi Aramco
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Library Media Specialist

Job Description and Requirements

Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s or a Master’s degree with specialization in appropriate subject/grade and hold a valid North American teaching certificate/license that reflects relevant endorsement(s). 

A minimum of six years of full-time experience in a preK-12 school setting is required. Candidates must have worked full-time in an educational setting within the past three years. 

Candidates must demonstrate an excellent command of oral and written English. Candidates must demonstrate successful capacity to work collaboratively, as well as independently. Membership in professional organizations preferred.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • SAES Library Media Specialists work collaboratively to deliver an effective library media program utilizing adopted and approved materials and resources that will support district-wide literacy learning and development. SAES librarians will maintain systems and procedures for effective, ethical, and safe use of the library’s online and physical resources, facilities, and collections. Library Media Specialists adhere to their professional organization code of conduct and research based educational practice. In addition, Library Media Specialists are responsible for nurturing positive professional relationships and for working collaboratively with students, parents, and colleagues to optimize the educational experience for the entire learning community. Library Media Specialists perform under the supervision of school principals and in frequent partnership with other educators, paraprofessionals, and parent volunteers. 
  • Among other essential responsibilities, Library Media Specialists:
  • Design and deliver an effective library media program within SAES guidelines
  • Inspire patrons to read for pleasure and to explore literacy genres. 
  • Collaborate with teachers to integrate information literacy into instruction. 
  • Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of content, pedagogy, and learning processes. 
  • Deliver effective instruction to support SAES curriculum as needed. 
  • Ensure effective operation and administration of library management system. 
  • Maintain accurate records of library usage and inventories of equipment. 
  • Exhibit and monitor safe, legal, and ethical use of media and information. 
  • Develop and maintain a collection that supports the SAES curriculum and patron needs. 
  • Uphold and enforce Company and School Board policies, administrative procedures, school rules and regulations  
  • Engage actively in ongoing regional, district, school and independent professional learning and development to hone professional knowledge, skills, abilities