Job Item

Librarian

St Columba’s College

St Albans, AL3 4AW

Closing Date : 16/04/2021

 HMC, Catholic Independent Day School for ages 4-18 

(800 on roll, 125 in Sixth Form)


Required May 2021

Term time only plus 5 days to be worked during the College holiday periods, 5 Inset Days, the annual Columban Fayre and Open Morning

• c28 hours per week, Monday to Friday. 

The actual salary will be dependent upon the number of weekly hours to be agreed as well as skills, experience and qualifications and will be in the range of a full-time equivalent of £28,197 to £33,227 gross per annum. 

Other benefits are available.


Our Library is central to promoting reading for pleasure and is a popular facility used by students and staff alike. We are looking to appoint an individual with a real passion for reading and the learning of young people, ensuring that the Library resources reflect the curriculum and the individual needs of students.    The successful candidate will ideally have school library experience with the ability to use their professional knowledge and skills to initiate new projects and promote an environment for the whole College community, which is conducive to study, research and actively encourages private reading.


St Columba’s College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and an enhanced DBS check forms part of the appointment process, including reference checks with past employers.

To apply for this position, visit https://www.stcolumbascollege.org/about-us/work-with-us to view  further details, the job description and to download an application form. 

Please email your covering letter and completed application form to Jackie Metcalfe, HR Manager.

Closing date for applications: Friday, 16th April 2021 with interviews shortly afterwards.

St Columba’s College is a Catholic Foundation of the Brothers of the Sacred Heart (US Province)