JOB: Library Tech, Coliseum College Prep Academy, Oakland Unified School District

“*** 6-12th GRADE SCHOOL IN EAST OAKLAND SEEKS Librarian/Library Tech***
Coliseum College Prep Academy in Oakland Unified School District is recruiting highly qualified, caring, and dedicated teachers to develop our innovative secondary school program.

Description of the Position:

Developing and maintaining the book collection
Creating and managing systems for book checkout
Creating and managing systems for technology checkout
Creating and managing systems for space use
Keeping space open until 6pm M-Th at minimum
Matching students with appropriately levelled and interesting books
Leading the space- coordinating students to work productively on writing work. Finding additional support for students who need more support with writing assignments.
Managing volunteers
Monitor students’ library/ writing center usage
Support English teachers in assessing students’ reading levels
Collaborating with teachers to meet student needs related to reading, research, and accessing information

Our library has been developed and kept alive part-time for the last several years by classroom teachers. We are seeking someone with school library experience to work with teachers and administration to build upon the work we’ve started and move our library toward becoming a high-quality secondary-school library and writing center, available to students at multiple points in their school day. Our ideal candidate would be someone with the skills and experience to handle the basic operations of a school library, and also interested in helping create a vision of how to use the space in more innovative and high-impact ways.

Join the team!! 

  1. Email a resume and cover letter describing why you want to work at Coliseum College Prep Academy to Amy Carozza: Email:
              1. Phone: (510) 639-3201 Fax: (510) 639- 3215
              2. Address: 1390 66th Ave, Oakland, 94621