Part Time Librarian, Chorley, Lancashire

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Southlands High SchoolChorley, Lancashire
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Start date: January 2019 or sooner if possible
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Grade 4 Point 13-17
Contract term: Permanent

Southlands High School has now completed one year as a school within the newly formed Mosaic Academy Trust with Standish High School. We are seeking to appoint a part time librarian. 

The position is 5 days per week from 11am – 2:30pm 17.5 hours a week, term time plus one week. Grade 4 point 13 -17 (£17,391 - £18,672) pro rata.

Actual week’s pay is 45.05 weeks.

The post will be available on a permanent contract and starts in January 2019 or sooner if possible.

Southlands High School is seeking to appoint an experienced librarian to provide high levels of organisation and accurate delivery of our library services including Accelerated Reader. This role requires absolute accuracy and the use of highly organised systems at all times. You must be an excellent communicator and have exceptional administrative and organisational skills.

Previous experience of working within a school environment would be an advantage and a genuine interest in working amongst young people is essential. Flexibility is crucial to meet the demands of a busy school as is the ability to build effective relationships with staff, governors and the whole school community.

Responsibilities include: (See full job description)

·Working with staff to provide the day-to-day activities of the school library to enable pupils to access services to support learning.  

All candidates should complete the application form.

Closing Date Monday 22 October 2018 at 12noon. 

Completed Application Forms should be returned by email to
 or by post to Mrs C Mears, Headteacher’s PA, Southlands High School, Clover Road, Chorley, Lancashire PR7 2NJ.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 25 October 2018.

Southlands is an Equal Opportunities Employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community.

This post is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1975. If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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More about Southlands High School
Address: Clover Road, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 2NJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1257 414455