Library and Careers Officer

The Cornelius Vermuyden School, Canvey Island

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Job Ref No. ECC5420-202S Position Type: Library Pay Range: Essex Schools' Pay Scale 6, NPS 12-17
Position Start Date: 22/04/2020 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 27/03/2020 Midday Date of Interviews: Expected to be held w/c 30 March 2020  

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Library and Careers Officer

Essex Schools' Pay Scale 6 National Pay Spine 12-17 £21,589 - £23,836 (pro rata salary would be £17,743-£19,590) - subject to 2020 pay award

35 hours per week, term time plus training days (39 working weeks per year, plus holiday)

Required to start as soon as possible.

The Cornelius Vermuyden School is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated professional to run our Library and offer careers advice to students. The post holder must hold, or be working towards, the Level 6 Careers Guidance qualification.

Specific responsibilities include:-

  • Maintaining the Library as an effective resource and an inspiring learning base;
  • To plan Library policy and produce data and reports;
  • To provide appropriate careers help and advice;
  • To write student careers action plans.

Please apply using the accompanying application form. Alternatively, you can visit the school's website,, and use the application form under Key Materials in the vacancy section under Staff Information. Please send your completed application to Mrs A Beckman, Headteacher's PA, either by email to, or by post to the school's address.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if there is a good level of response. We would therefore recommend that you submit your application as early as possible.

Please note that only those applicants who are asked to attend for interview will be contacted.

Information about the School

Cornelius Vermuyden is a vibrant and distinctive learning community in which all students receive the support, challenge and encouragement that they need to become successful, confident and mature young people who are well-prepared for life beyond school. Located on a beautiful site on Canvey Island and easily accessible to all parts of Essex, Southend and London, the school provides a secure and happy environment for positive and exciting learning experiences.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Information about the school

Contact Information

Mrs A Beckman
Dinant Avenue, Canvey Island
Essex, SS8 9QS
Telephone: 01268 685011 ext 124