Librarian (maternity cover), Oxford

Closing date:Expiring today


Date posted:
Start date: 12/05/2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Maternity Cover

This is an exciting opportunity for an outstanding Librarian to encourage and monitor children’s reading and to instill a love of books throughout this high achieving Prep School. 

The successful applicant will promote the library through the school, enabling children to use it with confidence and enjoyment. They must be passionate about reading and able to deliver excellence across our school. The position of Librarian is available for a suitably qualified candidate. This is a part time role of 21 hours per week, and is to provide maternity cover from May to December 2019.

This is a rare opportunity to join our vibrant and ambitious school. We offer an excellent working environment and regular opportunities for professional development.

The closing date for applications is Friday 22 March 2019 (midday)

Set in sixty acres of beautiful Oxfordshire countryside, Chandlings is an Independent Co-educational day school for girls and boys from 2-11 years old. Situated just 20 minutes from the centre of historic Oxford, we have purpose-built, bright, modern classrooms with extensive and impressive facilities. There are specialist art, design and technology, cookery, music and science facilities as well as two school halls. We have netball courts, hockey, rugby and football pitches, an archery range, a 9 hole golf course and driving range, tennis courts, a swimming pool, a low-ropes course and a riding school. The extensive grounds offer woodlands, lakes, playing fields and lots of space to play and explore.

The school provides an excellent all-round education in a delightful environment. We are proud of our ability to gain outstanding academic results within a warm, and secure learning environment. Children here are nurtured and cherished as part of the Chandlings family.

Chandlings is committed to safeguarding children. All post holders in regulated activity are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory 'Disclosure & Barring Service Enhanced Check'.

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More about Chandlings
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 11 years
Address: Bagley Wood, Kennington, Oxfordshire, OX1 5ND, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1865 730771
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