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What's on at the SLA this week...

11 October 2021 Share

Your weekly roundup of all the exciting events not to be missed this week

Monday 11th October

National Coming Out Day

Be proud of who you are and show your support for LGBTQ+ equality this National Coming Out Day! If you're looking for ways to get involved in your school library, members can log into the website and download our FREE LGBTQ+ booklist here.


Monday 11th October, 6pm - 7pm

Richard Gerver in conversation with... Karthik Krishnan

Join SLA President Richard Gerver for an inspiring evening as he chats to Karthik Krishnan. Karthik is passionate about lifelong learning, transformative leadership & societal impact, and we're thrilled that he'll be joining us from across the pond. Richard makes for an "entertaining presenter and questioner", with guests praising theses evenings as "so inspirational" and "incredibly enthusiastic, informative and entertaining."

Book here


Thursday 14th October, 9am - 4pm

Action Research Training

Our Action Research training with Meera Chudasama enables delegates to carry out their own action research in six sessions across the school year. Along with guiding you through the principles of research, supporting you in developing a methodology and helping you to carry out your own library research project, tickets also include access to the Impact journal from the Chartered College of Teaching for a year!

Book here


Plus, there's not long left to apply for these job opportunities...

Senior School Librarian - Crosfields School (closes 11th October)

School Library Assistant - Wycliffe Prep School (closes 13th October)

Librarian - Marylebone Boys' School (closes 13th October)

Prep School Librarian - Ardingly College (closes 15th October)


And don't forget, coming up next week...


Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd October, 9am - 12.30pm

New to School Libraries

Are you new to school libraries? Don't fret! We're here to help make sure your school library thrives. Join the expert SLA team for this webinar course that will cover every aspect of school librarianship.

Book here


Plus, get your applications in before these job opportunities close!

Part-time Librarian - Reading Blue Coat School (closes 19th October)