Library Assistant

Corby, Northamptonshire
FTE £16,586
07 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Library Assistant
40 HOURS PER WEEK 40 WEEKS PER YEAR (FTE £16,586, actual salary £12,758)

Corby Technical School is a free school that opened in September 2012. We are now in our new facility that boasts the most up to date educational technologies to support the latest teaching techniques and match our technical ethos. The school was rated as Outstanding in our most recent 
Ofsted inspection. We are looking to employ a Library Assistant who shares our aspirations for excellence.

The person appointed will be able to communicate at all levels, with students, staff and parents as necessary.  Normal working hours will be 08.15 – 16.45 Monday to Friday. There may be the need to adapt these hours on occasion to suit the needs of the school. This is a full-time permanent contract, term time only (40 weeks).

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding and highly motivated Library Assistant to start as soon as possible. Good levels of literacy, numeracy and IT skills are required. Knowledge of Library Management Systems (specifically would be desirable but are not essential. Most 
importantly is an understanding of libraries and good knowledge of contemporary children’s and young adult’s literature. 

For an informal discussion related to this post or to arrange a visit prior to application contact Sarah Glass, PA to the Principal on 01536 213100 or If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding position we would be delighted to hear from you. 

Full details and an application form are available via the apply button or they can be downloaded below.

How to apply

Having read the advertisement, examined the job description and person specification, if you are inspired and motivated to apply for a position at Corby Technical School these are your next steps:

  • Please complete all sections of the application form. Please note that a CV will not be accepted without a completed application form. 
  • Write a letter of application on no more than one side of A4 (12 point text). Your letter of application should outline your previous experience and how this makes you a suitable candidate for the position for which you are applying.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts working with children and young people will be subject to an enhanced disclosures barring service check.

Closing date for applications:  Monday 31stOctober 2016 

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