As the first public, college-preparatory boarding schools in the U.S., SEED's mission and approach to education are unique. SEED schools are tuition-free and, by design, serve traditionally underserved students. Our schools and graduates are supported by The SEED Foundation . The SEED Foundation provides programmatic and operating support to SEED schools in Washington, D.C., Baltimore, and Miami. The SEED Foundation's College Transition & Success (CTS) team provides intensive, individualized support to each SEED graduate from their junior year of high school through their college graduation. The success of the SEED model has been showcased in media outlets and publications such as 60 Minutes, The New York Times, The Washington Post, and in the documentary film Waiting for "Superman ." President Barack Obama has hailed SEED as "a true success story." For more information, please visit .
The SEED School of Washington, DC
The SEED Public Charter School of Washington, D.C. (SEED DC) is the nation's first college-preparatory, public boarding school. SEED DC's mission is to provide an outstanding, intensive educational program that prepares children, both academically and socially, for success in college and beyond. SEED DC opened in 1998 and currently serves more than 350 students in middle school and high school. As a boarding school, SEED DC has a unique opportunity to foster learning opportunities in the day and evening through its: (1) rigorous college preparatory curriculum which incorporates the appropriate mix of content areas, deep development of writing and critical thinking skills so that students are prepared for college level coursework, (2) comprehensive Student Life program which provides academic support to students through structured study halls and homework centers; extracurricular activities such as dance, chess, robotics, theater and athletics; and life skills instruction through the HALLS (Habits for Achieving Life-Long Success) curriculum, and (3) wide range of external opportunities such as international trips, internships and community service learning projects so that our students feel greater satisfaction and are better positioned for success in college.
The SEED Public Charter School seeks an innovative, collaborative, and service-oriented individual to fill the position of Librarian. The librarian will foster a creative, flexible environment so that the school library is an essential part of the learning community. They will develop and maintains resources appropriate to the curriculum, the learners, and instructional strategies of the school community cooperates. Develop and teach an information literacy and research curriculum in the High School. Ensure that the information literacy and research curriculum complement the digital literacy and classroom curricula in grades 9-12.
Essential functions and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Essential Experience, Skills, and Competencies
A SEED Employee:
To apply for the Librarian position at SEED DC:
Please forward your resume and cover letter, including salary expectations.
NOTE: Applicants will not be considered without including a resume, cover letter and salary expectations.
SEED is committed to the letter and spirit of equality. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or national and ethnic origin in hiring and employment, nor in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and other programs.