Library Assistant, Waltham Forest

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Leyton Sixth Form CollegeWaltham Forest

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Start date: 21st August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £18,421 - £20,435 per annum pro rata (actual salary £15,897 - £17,635 per annum)
Contract term: Permanent

Leyton Sixth Form College offers a wide range of A level and vocational courses to approximately 2,300 full-time 16-19 year old students. We strive to provide high quality education and support to our students in fulfilling their academic potential and becoming thinking, questioning and caring members of society. We are a diverse and vibrant college and are both proud of and celebrate the year on year success and achievements of our students and staff.

We are presently seeking to recruit an Assistant to join our dedicated Literacy and Learning Department. The Library and Learning Resources Centre have high quality resources and provide an excellent learning environment for our students.

You will support the Library’s promotion of wider reading, assist with enrichment activities and liaise with subject areas to ensure that our learning resources are used effectively. The role is varied and will offer a rewarding opportunity to enable our students to achieve their full academic potential.

You should have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to work in a supportive and patient manner. An interest in reading and knowledge of trends in adult and young adult fiction are equally important to the role.

In return we offer a wide range of staff benefits, as well as the opportunity to work within a vibrant and welcoming environment.

For further information and to apply, please visit our website

Please note that CVs will not be accepted for this role.

For any queries about the role, please email or call us on 020 8928 9000.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 19th June 2019

Interview date: Tuesday 2nd July 2019

Leyton Sixth Form College has a strong commitment to safeguarding students and safe recruitment. All posts are subject to enhanced DBS clearance.

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More about Leyton Sixth Form College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Essex Road, Leyton, London, E10 6EQ, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 20 8928 9000

Leyton Sixth Form College is a mixed sixth-form college for students aged 16-19 in Leyton, East London. A large college of more than 2,000 students, Leyton provides a huge range of different subjects and courses, including A-levels, BTECs and iGCSEs....