Admin and Secretarial

Assistant Librarian / School Library Assistant

South East London
Up to £13888 per annum

Job Title: Assistant Librarian

Location: Plumstead, South East London

Salary: £13,888 per annum (Actual gross salary)

Job Type: Part Time, Term time only (25 hours per week, Term Time – 38 weeks per year)

Working Hours: 12pm to 5pm

Closing date: Tuesday 22nd June 2021

Plumstead Manor is a thriving and rapidly improved school judged Good by Ofsted. We are dedicated to providing a world-class education to the young people and families of Royal Greenwich, and hold a strong commitment to promoting excellence, justice and success for all our young people.

Our goal is to inspire and nurture young people of all abilities and backgrounds to develop a love of learning which will sustain them throughout their lives. It is this which will successfully see them into further education and the fulfilling career of their choice.

We believe that high quality teaching, in a safe and friendly environment, is the key to unlocking the potential of all our young people have, so that they can go on to change the world for the better.

About the role:

We have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Librarian to join our library team. The library is a vibrant hub within the school with an excellent stock. It is popular with students before and after school and at break and lunch times.

Your role would be to support the Library Manager in the provision of a high quality, library service that promotes a reading culture and independent learning across the school. This will involve the provision of advice and information and developing displays and community events. You will also be involved in developing sustainable learning resources and the use of new technologies. You will need to be able to manage students whilst in the library.

About you:

It is essential that you have good literacy and numeracy skills, good organizational and IT skills, and experience of working in a people facing environment, preferably in a school.

We can offer you good professional development and a friendly team.

To apply for this role please click APPLY button and CHECK YOUR EMAILS for the application form.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.

References will automatically be requested for all shortlisted applicants prior to interview. The successful applicant will be required to be DBS checked prior to taking up post.

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Candidates with previous job titles and experience of; Community School Librarian, Library Assistant, Library and Learning Resource Assistant, Library Administrator, Study Centre Assistant, Study Centre may also be considered for this role.