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Job Vacancies: School Library Association ??" Advisory Librarian (Fixed Term Post)

SLA office, Swindon

18.5 hours per week until 31st March 2018.

Salary: £25,437 - £28,221 (pro rata)

We are looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic and self-motivated Advisory Librarian to share some aspects of the role with the current post holder from September. 

This is an exciting and challenging role for an experienced librarian with the right skills and knowledge of current school library and educational issues to assist in taking the SLA forward at a pivotal time for school libraries.

Main areas of responsibility will include providing an advisory service to members, day-to-day supervision of the office, assisting with maintenance of the website and promoting the work of the SLA.

Advisory Librarian Fixed Term Post

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The successful applicant will have relevant professional qualifications, a proven track record and be capable of communicating effectively at all levels.  The ability to demonstrate a hands-on approach, prioritising work and a real desire to help grow the organisation and champion school libraries and librarians are essential.

In return we can offer an attractive working environment and a good salary for the right person.

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For further information or an informal chat about the post please contact:

Sally Duncan on 01793 530166 or Tricia Adams on 07532 231946

For an application pack please phone 01793 530166 or email  info[at]

The closing date for this post is 30th August.

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