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Clifton College Preparatory School - Preparatory School Librarian, Maternity Cover

36 hours per week, Term Time plus 3 weeks per year outside of College Term-Time

We seek an enthusiastic and experienced individual to work in an extremely well resourced Library at Clifton College Preparatory School.

This role involves providing and managing resources for staff and pupils in the Preparatory School; delivering a cross-curricular information skills programme that facilitates the use of resources; integrating the Pre Library into the total life and work of the school. A good working knowledge of Library organisation and classification processes is needed, along with strong IT skills and a helpful and professional manner for assisting all library users.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate a good level of confidence and an ability to communicate in a helpful and professional manner at all levels, with children, staff and external agencies. Experience of working in school libraries is desirable.

The successful applicant will be a qualified, chartered librarian or working towards MCLIP.

Prep School Librarian Job Description

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Closing date for all applications Tuesday 4 October 2016

Interviews 10 October 2016

Please see the Job Vacancies page of our website for full details and an application form:

Alternatively you can email HR on recruitment[at]cliftoncollege.comor call 0117 315 7116.

Clifton College is a large independent day and boarding school with over 1300 pupils aged 2 to 18, two large commercial sports facilities, a commercial theatre and over 600 staff.

A DBS disclosure (enhanced) will be requested for all successful applicants.  The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Clifton College is an equal opportunities employer.

The Henrietta Barnett School, London - School Librarian

The Henrietta Barnett School, London - School Librarian

Term Time Only (36 hours per week – 39 weeks per year)
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 full time (pro-rata £18,000 - £22,000)

An exciting opportunity to run the newly-refurbished library of this prestigious girls' grammar school. The successful candidate will be responsible for the management and development of this essential school resource, and for supporting academic staff to facilitate independent study and research and to encourage reading for pleasure. This is a permanent position, 36 hours per week during term time only, to start November 2016. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced disclosure and disbarring service check. For further information and an application form, please see the School's website or contact Sandra Wright, the Head's PA. Applications must be submitted on the application form and be accompanied by a letter detailing reasons for applying for the post and suitability for it. Applications will be considered as they are received.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 29th September 2016 (noon) Interviews: w/c Monday 3rd October 2016

Job Description and Person Specification

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