Profile Of Ros Harding

13 June 2019 Share

Introducing the first of our profiles of the three exciting and innovative librarians who have made it onto the Honour List for the SLA School Librarian of the Year Award 2019. Ros Harding, Head Librarian and Archivist at The King's School Chester, contributes in many ways to th

Introducing the first of our profiles of the three exciting and innovative librarians who have made it onto the Honour List for the SLA School Librarian of the Year Award 2019.

Ros Harding, Head Librarian and Archivist at The King's School Chester, contributes in many ways to the life of the school and to the wellbeing of its students and staff.  She was described variously as  "caring, for people but also for the library itself", "inspiring curiosity" and a "tour de force".  As well as establishing a School Book Award, Ros is an excellent ambassador of research skills and ensures all aspects of the school to have a place within the library.  She empowers pupils and gives outstanding support and pastoral care.

Read her full profile and a revealing Q&A: https://www.sla.org.uk/ros-harding.php

"I love seeing pupils develop from a shy Year 7 into a successful and confident young adult."