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Grand Rapids Christian Schools

Learning Commons Aide

This person will manage the print and non-print resources of the Learning Commons supporting student learning.

The Learning Commons Aide at Grand Rapids Christian High School manages the print and non-print resources of the Learning Commons supporting student learning, assisting staff and students with resource and research, and assisting in triage support at the help desk. This school day position is for 1400 hours per school year.

Please send your resume and a letter of interest by September 9, 2019 to Sheila VanderWoude, Director of Technology at

Preparing students to be effective servants of Christ in contemporary society

Job Requirements

Maintain, supervise, and provide access and support to the Learning Commons and its resources

  • Create a welcoming environment for staff and students in the Learning Commons
  • Provide resources for staff and students including the supervision of students in the Learning Commons
  • Assist with organizing, supervising, and implementing special technology projects and productions
  • Catalog, inventory, and maintain resources, including annual inventory, book circulation, and distribution of equipment
  • Know and use the equipment inventory database and library management system for various functions
  • Perform clerical tasks to support the work of the Learning Commons (examples: laminating, printing posters)
  • Maintain inventory of operational supplies (examples: laminate, tape, labels)

Support the help desk

  • Provide support for day-to-day technology operations such as installing updates and organizing devices
  • Assist in device distribution, end-of-year device collection and other organizational and cleaning tasks
  • Assist in triage support of hardware/software problems and escalate to district tech staff as needed

Support student learning

  • Support reading opportunities, innovation lab activities, and other student activities in the Learning Commons
  • Assist with resource, reference, and research support
  • Schedule and manage peer tutoring sessions during Responsibility Period


  • Ensure the town square calendar and building display monitors are up-to-date with messaging and activities
  • Laminate items upon request
  • Other duties as assigned by the high school administration

Education Requirements


  • Commitment to Christian Education
  • Passion to work with a diverse student population from a Christian perspective in a school environment
  • Effective communication, collaborative, and organizational skills
  • Preferred – Degree from an accredited educational institution
  • Preferred - Library and/or technology experience

Contact Grand Rapids Christian Schools

Sheila VanderWoude
Director of Technology
Phone: 616-574-5810

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