Head of Library Services, Barnet

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Queen Elizabeth's SchoolBarnet

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £28-£33K p.a commensurate with qualifications and experience
Contract term: Permanent

Head of Library Services

One of the country’s leading academic schools, Queen Elizabeth’s Barnet blends a distinctive heritage and proud traditions with an innovative, forward-looking approach to providing a state education like no other to 1,250 boys aged 11-18.

The School is seeking to appoint a Head of Library Services to lead the well-resourced and heavily-used Queen’s Library, located in the heart of the campus. The successful candidate will work with senior staff to promote reading and to support teaching and learning. There will also be an opportunity to develop a strategy for the enhancement of the School’s archive.

Previous experience of working in a school-setting may be an advantage, but is not an essential requirement.

During term-time the Head of Library Services will work from 8am to 5pm (with appropriate breaks); s/he will not need to be on site during the school’s holidays apart from 10 days during the summer. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience within the range of £28-£33K p.a.

Further details and an application form are available on the School’s website: http://www.qebarnet.co.uk/staff_vacancies 

Closing date: Monday 28th January 2019.

Queen Elizabeth’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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More about Queen Elizabeth's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Queen's Road, Barnet, Hertfordshire, EN5 4DQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 84414646
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In 1573 Elizabeth I issued a Charter “for the establishment of the Free Grammar School of Queen Elizabeth in Barnet for the education, bringing up and instruction of boys in Grammar and other learning and the same to continue for ever.” T...