School Librarian, Buckinghamshire

Wycombe Abbey SchoolBuckinghamshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Wycombe Abbey has its own salary scale which compares favourably with other independent schools and is well above that of the maintained sector.
Contract term: Permanent

Wycombe Abbey is a full boarding School which provides an outstanding all-round education for girls aged 11 to 18. 

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and dynamic leader to shape the vision and strategy of the libraries at Wycombe Abbey, including re-designing our current services. Wycombe Abbey is a world leader in girls’ education and we are seeking someone who will value the opportunity to be involved in the modernisation and development of our learning resources.

The Librarian is expected to work during Wycombe Abbey term time plus some additional weeks during the school holidays.

The Librarian is responsible for line management of the Librarian’s Assistant and also oversees the school archives.

The successful candidate will ideally be a graduate with previous significant experience of library/resource centre management, preferably within an education setting.

Please complete an application form and submit this, together with a covering letter, to the Headmistress, Mrs J Duncan by emailing the Human Resources Manager, Mrs J Wetenhall: wetenhallj@wycombeabbey.com.  

Further details and applications forms can be found on the School website: www.wycombeabbey.com

Closing date for applications: 12 noon on 25 November 2019.

Interviews: 5 December 2019. 

Wycombe Abbey School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer. 

Registered Charity No. 310638



More about Wycombe Abbey School
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Abbey Way, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11 1PE, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1494 520381
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Wycombe Abbey is committed to maintaining full boarding for the needs of modern families. Girls who enter the school at 11+ have their own Junior Boarding House. From the age of 12 to 17, pupils live in 9 mixed-age Senior Houses, and in the Upper Six...