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Library Supervisor

University Academy Long SuttonLincolnshire

Library Supervisor 

Start Date: February 2022

Grade 2 Point 3 £15,709 (actual) £18,448 (full time equivalent) 

Term time only - 37 per week – 39 weeks per year

To support teaching and learning at UALS we are seeking a Library Supervisor to assist in the day to day running of the Library.

UALS Library is an inspiring environment for pupils to focus on research and explore new ideas. The books are the core of the collection, along with a range of online databases, to ensure that our pupils access the latest and best resources to support their academic studies and reading for pleasure. 

The Library Supervisor assists the promotion of the library to ensure that all pupils and staff have access to a broad and relevant range of reading and information resources, so that all can use the library facilities to their maximum potential. 

Their key responsibilities include:

 Supervising pupils during their private study and recreational reading

 Checking materials in and out and filing or replacing returned items

 Cataloguing new materials 

 Offering guidance to develop pupils’ research skills 

 Guiding pupils on the choice of literature to meet their curricular and leisure needs

 Assisting and promoting special events to encourage reading and independent learning

The ideal candidate will need to be ICT literate, with the ability to supervise pupils effectively and work as part of a team, with good communication and organisation skills. 

Experience of working in a library or a school is not essential.

Visits to the Academy are welcomed and encouraged. For an informal discussion or to visit the Academy please contact Ellie Carter, PA to Principal, either by telephone 01406 362120 or email enquiries@uals.org.uk 

Early applications are encouraged. We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date of the advertisement, should we identify an appropriate candidate.

An application pack can be obtained by visiting the Academy website www.uals.org.uk/vacancies

Closing date for applications: Friday 7 January 2022 at 9:00am.

Interviews will take place week commencing: Monday 10 January 2022.

Applications must be submitted to: enquiries@uals.org.uk 

Applicants, please note this post is subject to enhanced DBS clearance. This Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  

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