Library Assistant - The Warren School

Recruiter
LOXFORD SCHOOL OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
Location
Chadwell Heath
Salary
£19,917 - £21,984 PA: £14,933 - £16,483 pro rata (Term Time Only)
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
05 Nov 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Loxford School Trust

JOB DESCRIPTION

Postholder:

Title of Post: Assistant Librarian

Responsible to:

Job Purpose

Support the Librarian in the delivery of an economical, efficient and effective school library.

Duties:

Day to day:

  • Check condition of resources & repair or re-order
  • Prepare room for classes ensuring appropriate resources are available
  • Ensure room is tidy and resources are returned to shelves
  • Follow the non-fiction shelf tidying rota
  • Follow the fiction shelf tidying rota
  • Ensure circulation desk is up-and-running
  • Check diary for classes & fill out door sheet
  • All resources are returned to shelves each day
  • Helping pupils with individual studies and enquiries, including ICT support.
  • Being proficient in the use of the library administration system.
  • Supporting teaching staff and their schemes of work
  • Supervision of student librarians
  • Maintenance and implementation of library systems
  • Promote the school ‘Code of Conduct’ and be professional at all times.

Weekly:

  • overdue notices are prepared
  • displays are prepared, maintained and changed
  • letters are sent out for the Reading Challenge

As needed:

  • Stationery orders completed
  • Assisting in preparation for events & library initiatives
  • Prepare materials as required
  • Production of book/resource boxes.
  • Deputising for the Librarian in her absence.
  • Attend any training courses, meetings or exhibitions as deemed beneficial.
  • Processing and classifying all books and resources promptly.
  • Photocopying
  • Run induction and manage the student librarian team efficiently, monitoring attendance and commitment and maintain the SL rota.