01 May 2020 Share
Join the SLA board to contribute to the strategy and governance of the Association
Charity Trusteeship (unpaid)
Deadline: 22 May 2020.
The SLA is currently recruiting two new trustee/director roles for appointment to the Board.
The School Library Association is a Registered Charity and a Company Limited by Guarantee. The School Library Association is a membership charity supporting everyone involved in school libraries, whether they are a librarian, teacher, TA, PTA or Headteacher. We believe that every pupil is entitled to effective school library provision and the educational, emotional and developmental benefits that come with it. We are committed to supporting, promoting and sustaining high quality reading and learning opportunities for all in a diverse and changing world.
Membership covers all school staff, and includes: a quarterly journal full of best practice articles, ideas, tips, and the latest digital and book reviews; access to an advice line; exclusive members-only resources and CPD; discounts off SLA publications, training and the weekend course; a mentoring service; exclusive member benefits including competitions, give-aways and discounts.
We are looking to recruit people who can add to the skills that currently exist on the board, with a particular focus on finance, business or charity sector knowledge, and who has the dedication to commit to helping us support school staff as they promote literacy and research skills across the United Kingdom.
For more information please see the person specification and job description available on the jobs page: www.sla.org.uk/jobs