Learning & Resource Centre Manager
The Tiffin Girls’ School
Kingston upon Thames
Closing Date : 01/02/2022
Hours: Full time, term time only plus 3 days in school holidays
Salary Range: £26,520 - £31,044 pa depending on experience. Pro rated to £22,990 - £26,912 pa for term time only
Start date: as soon as possible
Are you keen to encourage a passion and enthusiasm for literature and reading? We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Learning Resource Centre Manager who is committed to partnering our teaching staff in promoting reading for pleasure, supporting literacy initiatives and ensuring that our LRC is accessible and attractive to our very engaged students. Our LRC Manager also supports and promotes literacy, reading and writing extra curricular activities within and outside of the school and manages a team of very enthusiastic pupil librarians.
The ideal candidate will be meticulous in their librarianship skills, caring for our print and digital resources. At the same time, they will be a keen reader, able to research and recommend appropriate books to our highly motivated and diverse students.
We are looking for excellent IT skills, a desire and ability to work carefully and accurately, and a warm, friendly manner.
The LRC Manager works five days per week during term time: 8.45 am to 5pm Monday to Thursday, and 8.45 am to 4.45pm on Fridays (with an hour’s break for lunch). There is also the requirement to work an additional three days during periods of school closure.
We offer the opportunity to join a highly successful school, judged ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted in October 2021, with well established administrative practices and a caring environment where work-life balance is proactively supported.
For further information about our school please see our web site on www.tiffingirls.org
Please apply using the downloadable application form which is also available on our website, or contact the school office.
CLOSING DATE: 9 am Tuesday 1 February 2022
Please return the completed application form to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Tiffin Girls’ School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, verification of the right to work in the UK and, where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check.