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

24 January 2022 Share

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

Our special 85th anniversary giveaway is running until 9am on Tuesday 25th January!

Sunday 23rd January marked the 85th anniversary of the School Library Association, and we want to involve all our members in the celebrations. In partnership with a whole host of generous publishers, we're delivering a giveaway where two lucky schools (one primary, one secondary) have the chance to WIN 85 brand new books for their students. There are also 15 runner-up prizes of smaller reading group sets. 

The competition is open to SLA members only and closes soon – so get your entry in quick! 

Enter here


Thursday 27th January

Holocaust Memorial Day

Holocaust Memorial Day is dedicated to remembering the millions of people killed under Nazi persecution in the Holocaust. This year, the National Literacy Trust have teamed up with award-winning author Tom Palmer to provide some useful, FREE resources to help schools commemorate this important event.

Learn more


Plus, it's your last chance to apply for these job opportunities...

Library Assistant (Maternity Cover) - Portsmouth Grammar School (closes 24th January)

Library Assistant - Royal Grammar School, Guildford (closes 24th January)

Library Assistant - Lady Eleanor Holles School, Hampton (closes 28th January)


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


Wednesday 2nd February, 3.30pm - 4.30pm

Members' Webinar: Empathy Lab Book Collection

Members are invited to join us for FREE next month as Empathy Lab co-founder Sarah Mears highlights the 2022 #ReadForEmpathy list and shows how you can effectively use the collection to build empathy in your school.

Book here


These job vacancies will also be closing soon...

Learning & Resource Centre Manager - The Tiffin Girls’ School, Kingston upon Thames (closes 1st February)

Librarian - St George's, Ascot (closes 4th February)