Librarian, Edinburgh

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Fettes CollegeEdinburgh
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Start date: March 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent

Fettes College is a leading HMC co-educational boarding and day school set in magnificent grounds within walking distance of Edinburgh’s City Centre. It has a strong tradition of academic, sporting and cultural excellence underpinned by outstanding pastoral care. 

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced and qualified individual to join us as Librarian.  The Library is situated in the very heart of the school, a location which reflects its key position in the life of Fettes. 

Our librarian is responsible for the effective day-to-day running and management of the school library by creating a welcoming and stimulating environment in which pupils can work.

You should have experience in a similar role and be highly motivated to develop library resources and activities that integrate the library into the life of the whole school.  You should be well organised and able to work closely with teaching staff to support and guide students using the library resources. A full job description and person specification can be obtained from our website.

If you would like further information prior to applying for this role, please contact Mrs Gill Joyner, HR Manager.  

To apply please complete the School Application Form, which can be accessed directly from our website following the link below:

All completed applications together with a CV and covering letter outlining your suitability for the role should be returned via email to 

Fettes College is committed to the safeguarding of children.  An offer of employment will be subject to two satisfactory references and a clean report being obtained from the Disclosure Scotland PVG Scheme in view of the contact that you will have with children during your normal duties.

Closing date for applications is Friday 18th January 2019.  Interviews for short-listed candidates will be held on Thursday 24th January 2019.

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More about Fettes College
Address: Carrington Road, Edinburgh, EH4 1QX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 131 332 2281