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Job Vacancies

This service from the School Library Association is to help schools seeking to appoint a new librarian. The SLA will provide links to jobs notified to us. This page attracts over 1100 unique page views per month (according to Google Analytics). Please note: the inclusion of a job advert here does not indicate any recommendation or approval from the SLA.

Schools: To advertise your vacancy here please contact jobs(at)

N.B. The fee for this service is £100.00 plus VAT for each advert.  Please inform us if your school is a registered charity, as advertising can be zero rated for VAT in this case. 

KINGS LANGLEY SCHOOL - Learning Resource Manager

Kings Langley SchoolWe are seeking to appoint a qualified Learning Resource Manager with substantial relevant experience with ideas and commitment, to join this popular school.

The successful candidate will lead, develop and manage the facilities in our Learning Resource Centre.  They will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, appropriate IT skills and be able to work confidently with both students and staff.


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The post is for 37 hours per week term time plus 5 days in school holidays.

Salary: H7 (£19,534 - £21,666 actual pro rata) depending on qualifications and experience

For further information and an application form please see our website: or contact Jackie Turner in the school office.

Closing date:  Friday 12 June 2015






Tel: 01923 264504


Email: admin[at]

Thomas’s Kensington - SCHOOL LIBRARIAN (Maternity Cover)

September 2015
Thomas’s Kensington seek to employ an (ideally) experienced Librarian to take on the running of the school’s two Libraries, as well as teaching and inspiring children throughout the school in the delights of books and reading. The post would suit an enthusiastic teacher, willing to turn their hand to many activities including book clubs, creative events for World Book Day and book sharing mornings, as well as teaching Library lessons to children from Reception to Year 6.

Job Description

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Person Specification

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Competitive salary and conditions are offered.
Closing date: Friday 29th May 2015
Interviews to be held: w/c 1st June 2015
For further details go to the Thomas’s London Day Schools
website or email ebeckett[at]

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment and work in accordance with our child protection policies and procedures. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

SEK International School Qatar - School Librarian

SEK International School Qatar is a leading multilingual school committed to the best international education. The school is implementing the IBPYP and IBMYP (candidate school). The IB Diploma Programme will be offered for the Academic Year 2016-2017.

We are seeking a highly motivated School Librarian with a minimum of 3 years experience in a similar role to join our team for the next Academic Year, 2015 - 2016. As a new school, we are looking for someone flexible, energetic and passionate about his/her job.

The school´s Employment package includes:

  • Tax Free Salary

  • Annual return flight

  • International Health Insurance

  • Housing allowance

  • End of Service Bonus

  • Professional Development

  • Free tuition for two resident dependent children enrolled in our school

If you would like to apply please send your CV and a recent photograph to recruitment-q[at]