Substitute Teacher - Wethersfield Public Schools
Position: Substitute Teacher
Subject Area: Art
Job Title: Long Term Substitute Art Teacher - Elementary
Job Location: Emerson-Williams
Beginning: Sep 01, 2020
Deadline: Oct 31, 2020**
District: Wethersfield Public Schools
Wethersfield, CT 06109
Telephone: 860-571-8112
Job Description:
Wethersfield Public Schools
Wethersfield, CT
Substitute Elementary Media Technical Associate
Date Posted: August 24, 2020
The Wethersfield Public Schools partner with the community and families in fostering our students’ ongoing education in a safe and engaging learning environment.  Our schools are demographically diverse and are characterized by respectful behavior, trusting relationships, caring educators/administrators/staff and continuous learning.

Our district has an immediate opening for a substitute Elementary Media Technical Associate.  Regular duties may be modified due to the district’s school reopening under the hybrid model.
Position:                     Substitute Elementary Media Technical Associate
School:                        District
Reports To:                Building Principal
Start Date:                 Immediate
Compensation:          $125 per day
Work Days:                Monday through Friday (until early October)
Work Hours:             Approximately 8:30am to 4:00pm (35 hours/week)
Application Date:      Posting will remain open until filled
Duties of the substitute position include the following:  
  • Visit classrooms to provide instruction to students and do read-alouds throughout the school day
  • Instructs faculty and students in developing methods of information retrieval through individual and group situations
  • Instructs faculty and students in the proper use of the library media center’s facilities including print, non-print materials, media equipment and computer technology
  • Provides service and access to students and faculty including circulation, reference and media, instruction copyright information, educational technology
  • Maintain the library and media collections at the school;
  • Perform clerical functions related to budget and processing materials, circulation and maintenance of inventory;
  • Assist students in the selection of appropriate reading materials and support classroom programs and lessons;
  • Maintain materials inventory and equipment (i.e., library books library hardware/software, textbooks, audio books, media equipment, computers, printers, magazines, newspapers, and related instructional materials) for the purpose of providing up-to-date references and ensuring the availability of materials and equipment when required;
  • Assist in monitoring student activities and computer use for the purpose of maintaining a safe environment conducive to learning;
  • Assist with circulation of loaner laptops/chargers/Chromebooks;
  • Operate a variety of media-computer equipment and systems (i.e., digital cameras, digital media, computers, printers, LCD projectors, Smart Boards, laminator, poster machine, CDs DVDs, etc.).
  • Must possess a minimum of a high school diploma; preference may be given to those who have an Associate’s degree (or greater) in a related field of study;
  • Must hold a minimum of two years of library clerical experience;
  • Ability to plan and implement library services for elementary students;
  • Knowledge of various technologies and applications and ability to continually learn and upgrade skills to better aid students and the school;
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students and staff;
  • An outgoing and engaging demeanor to work effectively with students and staff;
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely both in oral and written form;
  • Ability to meet deadlines with time constraints;
  • Ability to plan and organize work schedule and set priorities;
  • Familiar with Gmail and Google Apps;
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently.
All applicants must apply on-line at 

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.