LIBRARIAN / RESOURCE CENTRE MANAGER
Salary: Grade 4, SCP 13-17: £21,006 to £24,130 per annum (FTE - £23,541 to £27,041)
Salary will be commensurate to experience of successful candidate
Hours of Work: 37 hours per week, 41 weeks per year
Our Library is the heart of our school and we are looking to appoint a pro-active and dynamic Librarian/Resource Centre Manager to grow and develop the existing services that are provided for our students and staff.
Alongside the core role of Librarian, you will provide a nurturing and welcoming space for all students. Maintain active links with all faculty areas to ensure the continued development of our students including offering a range of enrichment and extra curricular clubs and activities. You will also work closely with the English Faculty to offer BookBuzz and Library lessons.
You will need to be:
- Calm, patient and firm, with an ability to empathise with students who have difficulties with communication and social skills.
- Flexible in your approach to all aspects of the job role and the ability to cope with a wide range of tasks.
- Able to use good communication skills
- Able to foster good working relationships with students and colleagues.
The successful applicant is required to have a good working knowledge of Microsoft products and have English and Maths GCSE Grade C or above.
Farlingaye High School is a popular and successful, 11-18 school, located in Woodbridge, a pleasant market town situated on the River Deben in Suffolk and just 7 miles from Ipswich. It is a dynamic and creative school with excellent resources, lovely students and great results.
We are part of East Anglian Schools Trust (EAST) alongside Kesgrave High School and Bungay High School. We have been graded outstanding in our last two Ofsted reports and have "Teaching School" status which allows us to improve teaching and learning. We are committed to providing excellent staff opportunities through developing and promoting our staff and offering excellent CPD and support programme for new staff. We have recently been accredited as a SCITT enabling us to train teachers at both primary and secondary level.
We welcome visits by prospective applicants to come and view our library in order to assist with understanding the ethos of the role and how it fits into the school community. Please do not hesitate to contact Linda Marsh, HR Manager if you wish to take up this opportunity.
Should you wish to discuss the job role in further detail, please contact Dr. Sievewright, Headteacher, Josh Lampard, Assistant Headteacher or Linda Marsh, HR Manager.
Please note: only applications submitted via the school’s on-line recruitment process will be considered.
Closing Date: 12 Noon on Thursday, 5th November 2020
Farlingaye High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share and adhere to this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to provide satisfactory references and undertake an Enhanced Check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.