Learning Resource Centre Manager (Librarian)
Grade 8: Actual annual salary - £25,195.92 to £26,538.76
37 hours per week, term time plus 5 days (Monday to Thursday 8.30 am - 4.30 pm and Friday 8.30 am - 4.00 pm)
To commence ASAP
Batley Multi Academy Trust’s sole purpose is to provide a great education for Primary and Secondary learners throughout a local family of schools. The Trust is passionately committed to the communities of Batley, Birstall, Dewsbury and our surrounding areas, serving our local learners and their families in order to secure excellent educational outcomes, partnered with high aspirations. Batley Multi Academy Trust currently comprises Batley Girls’ High School, Batley Grammar School, Field Lane Junior, Infant and Nursery School, Healey Junior, Infant and Nursery School, Manorfield Infant and Nursery School and Upper Batley High School. We provide high quality education for all young people. This collaboration enables us to share expertise, knowledge and best practice to ensure academic and pastoral excellence throughout all of our schools, with all schools embracing the same overall ethos and values, whilst maintaining their own unique characters.
Batley Grammar School is a “good school” (Ofsted Oct 2018) and we continue our school improvement journey to become an outstanding school. We aim to combine our traditional ethos and culture together with a modern approach to teaching and learning. Visitors regularly comment about the friendly atmosphere and calm, purposeful learning environment being quite palpable. “Staff are proud of their school ….”; “It is a place where pupils can indeed ‘believe, grow and succeed”; “Pupils are committed to learning, they are respectful in classrooms and they try their best”; “Your school is a calm place to be, and a happy place to learn”. (Ofsted October 2018) At Batley Grammar School we value staff who take pride in their work and who are willing to contribute fully to the life of the school including its extra-curricular programme.
We are seeking to appoint a Learning Resource Centre Manager (Librarian) within our school. The successful candidate will work closely with the Assistant Head – Raising Standards and relevant staff, as part of a specialist team including teachers, support staff and a range of other professionals to support the learning and welfare of our children. The role will involve Manage the Learning Resource Centre on a day-to-day basis as an open access learning area for all students across Primary and Secondary Phase and staff. The post holder will provide an environment for study and pleasure with access to, and use of, all resources during the school day. Ensuring that all resources are up to date and accessible for all.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a supportive forward thinking Trust, who in return for your commitment and hard work, will support you to achieve your own career goals and aspirations.
Please contact the People and Talent team on 01924 942075/ firstname.lastname@example.org, if you have any questions or to arrange a visit.
Closing date for applications is Friday 23 February 2024 at 12.00pm
Interviews will be held as soon after
Batley Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check for Regulated Activity and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check will be completed.
Batley Multi Academy Trust is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
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