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Librarian, LVS Ascot

LVS Ascot is a high performing co-educational and boarding school, with a reputation for all-round excellence. Through our stimulating curriculum and vibrant co-curricular activities, we provide our pupils with an environment where they are valued, encouraged and inspired.
We require an enthusiastic full-time librarian for our thriving Learning Resource Centre.  The LRC is used by all students and staff and is heavily involved in promoting literacy and independent learning skills.  The successful candidate should have prior qualification or professional experience and will act as a deputy to the Head of Learning Resources, running the LRC on a daily basis.  We are looking for an ambitious person with a love of literature and the ability to work under pressure.  Good knowledge of IT and library management systems is essential.
So join us and you will find a friendly and supportive team, not to mention superb facilities, great benefits, plus the chance to have an active role in the life of this exceptional school.
Closing date for applications is Monday 5th March 2018.
Interviews will be held as soon as possible after the closing date.
For a role description and to apply please visit the Working For Us section on or contact Helen Austin on helen.austin[at]

St George’s School, Cologne, Germany - Librarian

St George’s School seeks an experience librarian to lead our library team and further develop the library space.

The School
Serving the international community in Cologne for almost 30 years, St George’s School combines an enriching curriculum with family orientated care. The school has grown from small beginnings into a thriving community of over 750 pupils, aged from 2-18 and representing more than 40 nationalities.

The National Curriculum is taught throughout the school, and we offer the IB Diploma in our Sixth form.

One of a group of four schools located across Germany, St George’s offers the successful applicant an exciting range of opportunities for professional development and growth across the school group.

The Location

Located on a new, purpose built campus on the outskirts of Cologne, St George’s School enjoys direct transport links to the city centre, as well as to the greater area of Cologne-Bonn.

Germany’s fourth largest city, Cologne is a dynamic and vibrant cultural centre, with a large and diverse international community. Situated in the heart of Europe, Cologne offers a high standard of living, as well as numerous opportunities for travel and cultural discovery.
Cologne-Bonn airport is located only 20km from the school, with many daily flights to the UK, and a high speed rail service connects Cologne to London, via Brussels.

Please download our application pack for detailed information about the role.

SGSC Application Pack 2018 Librarian

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For further details, and to make an application, please visit our website:

Only applications made through our on-line system will be considered.

Applications should be submitted by the closing date of 9th March 2018. The school reserves the right to contact outstanding applicants in advance of this deadline.

St George’s is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will therefore be subject to enhanced background checks.

For any inquires relating to this role, please do not hesitate to contact us directly:

Mr. P. Dickinson
Academic and Recruiting Director.
Tel: 0049 2233 808870

Tettenhall College

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We are seeking a dynamic, creative librarian to help us establish a new library space that will engage and excite all pupils from Nursery to Sixth Form. The role will require initiative, a deep passion for reading and a desire to develop this area fully across the whole School.

Please refer the School website to download an application form and full job description:

Any queries with regard to the post should be directed to Mrs Nicola Phelps (Headmaster's PA): head[at]

Tettenhall College Inc.
Wood Road
T +44 (0) 1902 751 119
F +44 (0) 1902 793 000

Tettenhall School Librarian Job Information

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Kids' Lit Quiz UK National Organiser

The Trustees of KLQ UK are looking for a volunteer NATIONAL ORGANISER to replace Jacky Atkinson who has now taken on the role of Chairman.  The job entails organising the schedule of Regional Heats, in consultation with the Quizmaster ,  co-ordinating and supporting the18 Regional Organisers and recruiting new ones as and when necessary; dealing with enquiries from interested schools; liaising with publishers for book prizes; liaising with the National Treasurer; helping to organise the National Final together with the Board, reporting to the Board on a regular basis; promoting the KLQ UK whenever possible; and  preparing an annual report for the Trustees as required by the Charity Commission. The applicant must be willing to be DBS checked.   This voluntary post  will have the full support of the Board of Trustees and carries with it a small honorarium.

The Kids' Lit Quiz UK is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation run entirely by volunteers, with the principal office in England
Registered Charity number 1164660

For further information, please contact Jacky Atkinson:

07812 525224 or 01295 812972; e-mail natorgklq[at] or klquktrustee1[at]