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Librarian - Dubai
Permanent vacancy in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Job Reference:
Private  International , Nursery, Primary & Secondary School
Type of Post:
Permanent, Full Time
Application type :
Overseas & Local applicants accepted
May 31, 2050
Job Start Date:
ASAP Start
Contact Email:
Interview Format:
Face to Face, Telephone, Web Camera,
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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 essential.
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 in the UAE, the School is Located in the Heard of Dubai, the beautiful
area called Jumairah, the school delivers the american curriculum.
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 American 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 American 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! ak@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 your up-to-date copy of your CV to Abdulla on ak@SeekTeachers.com, or call us now on +44 (0)203 455 0195

Minimum Application Requirements

Minimum Qualification Requirement: M.Ed, B.Ed or a relevant Bachelor's Degree with a Teaching Qualification
1 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
STRONG Newly Qualified Teachers (NQT's) can apply
Prefer candidates with international experience
**Experience of the USA curriculum is preferred
**Experience of teaching students from the Middle East is preferred

Remuneration Package

Salary Range:
A salary from 10000 up to 12000  AED (UAE Dirham) per month based on experience and qualification, TAX FREE
Based on application  fully furnished Housing provided
State/Public medical provided
Flight(s) provided for the teacher only
Bereavement Leave:
Bereavement leave given
Emergency Evacuation:
Emergency evacuation given
Gratuity Amount:
Gratuity Amount of 21 days for each year completed is provided
Contract Length:
2 years contract renewable on mutual agreement

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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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