Library Assistant, Essex

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Maltings AcademyEssex
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Start date: Commence as soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £16,302- £16,781 pro rata. £14,484 - £14,910 actual salary
Contract term: Permanent

37 hours per week, term time plus 2 weeks

The working hours are 8am-4pm Monday-Thursday and 8am-3.30pm Friday

Maltings Academy and New Rickstones Academy in Witham, Essex are graded ‘Outstanding’ and ‘Good’ by Ofsted respectively. Both have a state of the art new building offering fantastic facilities for both students and staff alike. This post is based at Maltings Academy but you may also be required to work at New Rickstones Academy.

Reporting to the Library Manager, you will support students in accessing a broad range of learning resources, developing their learning and information handling skills. and You will promote literacy, reading for pleasure and independent learning. If you have a passion for reading, experience of working with young people and great people skills, we would love to hear from you.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact the HR department on 01376 512 911 x1325

Both academies are key member of Academies Enterprise Trust (AET), a multi-academy sponsor which aims to provide the opportunity for all young learners to fulfil their real potential, broaden their horizons and become active, prosperous and successful citizens in the world around them. As the sponsor, AET believes that all young people deserve to become world-class learners – to learn, enjoy, succeed and thrive in a first rate educational environment with the best facilities, the best teaching and the most up-to-date resources available to them. In each of our academies, you will benefit from visionary, inspirational and dynamic leadership and be empowered to develop your own skills with access to world-class CPD and Talent Management programmes. You will also be entitled to the following benefits: a health cash plan, vehicle affinity scheme, childcare vouchers and Westfield rewards. Academy staff receive discounted membership at Witham Leisure Centre.

Closing date: Wednesday 26 July 2017.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response. All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

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Please carefully consider the ‘Relevant Skills & Experience’ section of the application form, and explain clearly how you meet the requirements of the person specification.

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty.

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