School Librarian- Maternity Cover, York City Centre

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Bootham SchoolYork City Centre

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Maternity Cover

We are seeking a professionally qualified Librarian to cover a period of maternity leave beginning in September 2018.

The John Bright library at Bootham School houses approximately 16,000 resources, including reference books, fiction, non-fiction, newspapers, magazines, and DVDs. You will manage, and maintain the library, its books, information technology and resources and promote the library as a welcoming place for study and learning. 

You will work closely with teaching staff to support all areas of learning, and support the EPQ and HPQ programmes. 

You must be competent in the use of library management systems, such as Eclipse, and able to actively promote reading for learning and pleasure to students aged 11 to 18.

The Librarian has responsibility for all facets of the library, from stock selection to independent learning. 

World book day activities, author visits, displays and attendance at Head of Department meetings are all part of the job, as well as maintaining the library as a pleasant place to study and use for all the school community.

See our Recruitment Brochure with full details of the role, and our application form, at our website: and go to the vacancies page under the Further Information tab.

Closing date: 10am Tuesday 19th June 2018

Interviews: Tuesday 26th June

Bootham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare

of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to

share this commitment.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure and other safeguarding checks.

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More about Bootham School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 19 years
Denomination: Quaker
Address: 51 Bootham, York, North Yorkshire, YO30 7BU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1904 623261
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