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School Librarian - Shanghai
Permanent vacancy in Shanghai, China
Job Reference:
STJ42025
Type:
Private  International , Nursery, Primary & Secondary School
Type of Post:
Permanent, Full Time
Application type :
Overseas & Local applicants accepted
Deadline:
Jul 31, 2019
Job Start Date:
Aug 01, 2019
Contact Email:
Interview Format:
Face to Face, Telephone, Web Camera,
Area of Expertise:

Description

We currently seek to appoint an experienced and innovative professional who will maintain, develop and promote the Library. A professional qualification in Librarianship, information management or information science is ideal.
 
This International School is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and experienced librarian!
 
Are you passionate about helping students learn, enjoy and develop their love for reading and literacy? Would you like to work in a varied and rewarding role?
 
An exciting opportunity has arisen to make a direct and positive difference to pupils’ reading and library experiences.
 
The Role
As a school librarian, you will work closely with both school staff and pupils and be responsible for choosing the best resources needed to support the IB Curriculum, school projects and reading for pleasure. You will be required to buy books, advise on library layout and stock in school, and be instrumental in promoting a love of books and reading at both primary and secondary school level. 
 
The Ideal candidate will
Be a qualified librarian or a teacher
Have experience of working within a Library, preferable in a school environment with Primary and Secondary students
Have substantial experience and knowledge of the IB curriculum and the library service
Experience of working at international school would be desirable
Have  the ability to build strong working relationships at all levels within the school setting
 
If this sounds like you then apply today! VL@SeekTeachers.com
 
As the School Librarian, you will have the following responsibilities:
Develop the school library to be an attractive space for learning provision that contributes to raising standards.
Implementing a policy for the Library which incorporates the educational aims and objectives of the school, and complies with data protection, copyright, health and safety legislation and the school's disciplinary code.
Create and implement a strategy for library services to support the school development plan.
Keep up to date with newly released publications to select library resources
Maintain resources ensuring these are kept to a good standard and those which are out of date or in poor repair are disposed of appropriately.
Manage the library budget in an effective manner to ensure best value
Respond to enquiries and assist library users in accessing resources.
Ensuring equality of access for all pupils and staff to high quality learning resources 
 
What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, send you an up-to-date copy of your CV to Vicky on VL@SeekTeachers.com, or call us now on +44 (0)203 455 0195
 
Don't forget to provide Vicky with your CV and contact details. Interviews will take place imminently.
 

Minimum Application Requirements

Qualification:
Minimum Qualification Requirement: Bachelor's Degree
Experience:
2 Years
Type of Staff:
Male or Female can apply to this job
Must be western trained (USA, Canada, UK, Scotland, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand & South Africa)
Must be a native speaker of English
Prefer candidates with international experience
Open University qualification(s) are NOT accepted

Remuneration Package

Salary Range:
A salary from 21,000  CNY (Chinese Yuan Renminbi) per month based on experience and qualification, TAX FREE
Housing:
Based on application   Housing provided
Medical:
State/Public medical provided
Flights:
Flight(s) provided for the teacher, spouse, three children
Medical Insurance:
Medical insurance of value Given
Gratuity Amount:
Gratuity Amount of is provided
Tuition fees covered for children:
2
100% % discount is offered for child 1
100% % discount is offered for child 2
Contract Length:
2 years contract renewable on mutual agreement

Important Information

Document Attestation:
Document don't need to be attested
Age restrictions:
60
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Please Note: The job description and requirements above have come directly from the employer and not from SeekTeachers. This is an overseas position with different cultural beliefs and a segregated learning policy and as such it satisfies the criteria of a genuine requirement for the post, under schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010.

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