Paid weeks per year: Term Time only
Start date: As soon as possible
We are looking for an enthusiastic and forward-thinking School Librarian to join our team as soon as possible to work 5 days per week, from 8.30am-3.30pm, 32.5 hours per week. This is a Grade C role, LGA Scale 5 £22,183-£24,491 per annum pro rata. Actual pro rata salary £16,805.87 pa.
Patcham High School is an 11–16 comprehensive school of 1100 students, situated on the northern outskirts of Brighton, very close to the old village of Patcham and within easy reach of the A23 and A27. The school is rapidly improving and is at an exciting stage of change and development. We are known for our innovative approach and we value professional training very highly.
About the role
We are looking to appoint a Librarian, who is passionate about reading and literacy.
The successful candidate will work with senior staff and another Librarian to create an exciting environment that promotes reading and literacy for students, staff and visitors. Ideally candidates will have experience in this field, but this is not essential as training can be provided if required. A detailed job description and person specification is attached or can be downloaded from our school’s website
The successful candidate will
· have a passion for working with young people;
· share a love of books and reading;
· be committed to making a difference to our students by helping to raise literacy levels;
· have the vision to make the Library an exciting and stimulating learning space;
· have excellent organisational and interpersonal skills.
Closing date: 1pm, Monday 31st January 2022
Interview date: To be confirmed, but soon after the closing date
Completed application forms accepted by email/post direct to the school address: Ladies Mile Road, Brighton, BN1 8PB, firstname.lastname@example.org
School Office: (01273) 503908
Work Permits: This role does not meet the requirement for UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) Points-based Immigration System. Successful candidates will need to evidence that they have the Right to Work in the UK.
Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.
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The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
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