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Job details
Employer St Francis Xavier Sixth Form College
Location Wandsworth
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed

Learning Resources Centre Officer

Monday to Friday, 35 hours per week, term time only 

Salary: £19,935 (Full Time equivalent) 

£16,834 pro rata for the hours stated.

Start date: 18 April 2017

We are looking for a dynamic, organised, enthusiastic person who is flexible and adaptable and can work within a team providing library services to both students and staff. The LRC has a regularly updated paper-based and digital library and excellent IT and study facilities. There are over 70 computer workstations with additional iPads that can be borrowed for student use. It stocks over 30,000 books, audio-books, e-books, DVDs and Kindles, as well as a wide variety of magazines. There is also a Group Study area where students can work quietly together.

  The successful candidate will:

  • have strong customer services skills 
  • be numerate with excellent IT, written, oral and spoken communication skills
  • have strong organisational skills
  • be able to work with initiative and under pressure to deadlines 
  • be professional and self-motivated 

Experience and knowledge of working in a library and/or in an educational environment would be an advantage.

Full details of the role are in the job description attached. For more information about the college, please visit our website at

Benefits include excellent training opportunities, cycle to work scheme, free use of our state of the art gym, an on-site nursery and childcare vouchers in a supportive community environment, 2 minutes walk from Clapham South Underground Station.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday 22 March. Interviews are scheduled to be held in the week beginning 27 March.

SFX is a dynamic and ambitious Sixth Form College close to the heart of London. We thrive on our many engagements and connections with higher education, with employers and with external agencies and we relish the challenge of working out how best to equip our young people to compete and cope in the future. The College has recently reached its thirtieth birthday and since its inception it has grown and diversified markedly. The College is proud to support many young people from non-traditional backgrounds to successful progression to higher education and to employment.

In promoting equal opportunities we welcome applications from all sections of the community. All disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria will be shortlisted for interview.

SFX is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of young people. Successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

Education through a Christian Community

About the employer

About SFX

St Francis Xavier College is a top performing Sixth Form College based in Balham, South London, easily accessible by public transport and with ample on-site parking. We are a fully inclusive College so students are welcomed from all abiliti...

Information about St Francis Xavier Sixth Form College
Phase Further Education
Gender Mixed
Age range 16+ years
Denomination Roman Catholic
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