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Job Ref No. ECC5467-206S Position Type: Library Pay Range: Scale 5
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 22/09/2021 Midday Date of Interviews: tbc  

Job Description

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Library Assistant

Scale 5 Point 8-11

Part-time - Thursday and Friday from 8am to 4pm

15 hours per week (half an hour for lunch), term time plus 2 inset days plus 2 days holiday working

£20,493 to £21,748 pro rata plus £626 Outer London fringe allowance

Actual salary £7,488 to £7,933

Required as soon as possible - a library assistant to join our successful library team.

The role will involve supporting the team in the library with the operational administration of school library systems, processes, and procedures. It is a varied and rewarding role in a busy department.

Supporting students and staff is an essential part of the job so good communication skills are essential.

A flexible, calm, approachable and professional manner with a 'can do' outlook is essential.

The successful candidate will:

· Have excellent organisational and inter-personal skills

· Strong administrative skills

· Have previous experience working with schools

Shenfield High School retained its "GOOD" Ofsted rating in November 2018. We are a co-educational 11-18 academy school with a commitment to high standards, a holistic approach, student wellbeing and learning for life. We expect all staff to share this philosophy. Shenfield is conveniently and pleasantly situated close to Shenfield mainline station to London Liverpool Street - and what will be the eastern terminus of Crossrail's Elizabeth Line - the towns of Brentwood and Billericay and to the Essex countryside.

An informal discussion with the Headteacher or the Head of English can be arranged by contacting the Head's PA, Mrs Christine Watson:

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share in this commitment. This appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure check and positive references.

Application details from the School's website:

Closing date: Wednesday 22nd September 2021 (midday)

Information about the School

Shenfield High School is a flourishing 11-18 Academy on the northern edge of Brentwood. We are popular and expanding and, as a Training School, fully committed to the professional development of all staff.

Please visit our website for more details.

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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Contact Information

Karen Whordley
Alexander Lane
Shenfield, Brentwood
Essex, CM15 8RY
Telephone: 01277 219131