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PYP/DP Librarian Berlin - Immediate Opening

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PYP/DP Librarian Berlin - Immediate Opening
by Robertson McIlwain - Thursday, 23 September 2021, 4:25 PM

Hello librarians,

I am posting the following new librarian position information on behalf of Berlin Cosmopolitan School:

Berlin Cosmopolitan School has an opening for a Librarian for Grades 1-12 (IB PYP, IB DP and Abitur) (f/m/d).

Job Description

  • Plan, organise and implement all aspects of the day-to-day running of the school library.
  • Support students and teachers in developing media literacy skills in all subjects.
  • As Librarian you will help curate resources and materials and teach lessons to develop media literacy in grades 1 to 12, PYP, DP and Abitur.
  • You will also support teachers in developing their media literacy skills and materials for teaching and learning.
  • You will have a passion for reading and media literacy and will be up-to-date with the research about how students learn best in today’s connected, creative and collaborative learning environments.
  • You will have a keen interest in promoting the use of the library and online and offline library resources to the school community.


  • Highly qualified educator who caters to students’ individual needs.
  • Experience as a librarian, preferably along with a MLS, MLIS, or equivalent qualification.
  • Experience in IB PYP or IB DP, in a similar role in international schools.
  • Experience with Koha ILS and SubjectsPlus curation platform considered a plus.
  • Energetic and internationally-minded.
  • A genuine interest and experience in active use of technology and curate resources to facilitate student learning.
  • High level of initiative, willing to work in an ambitious and dynamic school.
  • Team player, resilient, positive & growth mindset.
  • Ability to motivate and inspire students and colleagues alike.
  • Commitment to academic excellence is matched by a belief in educating the whole person.

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