Are you an experienced librarian, interested in managing the
school library and supporting students to develop their literacy skills?
We are looking for someone who is passionate
about reading and wants to help the progress of young people. Professional,
friendly, patient and polite, with good interpersonal skills and an ability to
work with students and teachers with literacy development and championing
The successful candidate will:
- Have an interest in reading, literary, education and
working with young people
- Be responsible for the day to day management of the
- Develop and promote literacy, reading for enjoyment
and information handling, research and study skills
- Be a positive team player, believe in the importance
of team work and adopt a collaborative approach to working.
Thornhill Academy is an 11 to 16 secondary academy,
with 574 students and occupies a large site in close proximity to Sunderland
City Centre. Thornhill offers students
and staff rewarding and deeply engaging experiences, and supports them on their
journey to become inspirational and reflective practitioners, improving life
for all in our community.
At Thornhill we take pride in developing each
individual pupil to achieve their potential and make a positive contribution to
society. We provide a safe, happy and nurturing environment in which we
challenge all to strive for personal accomplishment.
Our Aims are to create an environment in which all
take responsibility for their actions, behaviour and learning; relishing
challenges and learning from failures. We want to create a safe, supportive and
happy working environment in which diversity is celebrated and pupils and staff
Thornhill Academy is a fantastic school and I believe
it is our job to develop a lifelong passion for learning through high quality
teaching which fosters curiosity and promotes independence. We are committed to
recognising and developing the whole child: physically, emotionally, socially
and intellectually, creating active and responsible citizens who lead a
successful and fulfilling life.
Our young people tell us they are very happy here and we work closely
with parents and carers to ensure a successful experience for all.
please download and complete the attached application form. Please note we do
not accept CV’s. We ask that
all completed application forms are sent to Kim Weller at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please ensure that
within your application you provide the names, addresses, and contact details
for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer.
The closing date for applications is 14th February 2023 at
will take place on a date TBC
Consilium Academies is committed to safeguarding
and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff
and volunteers to share this commitment.Appointments are made subject to
an Enhanced DBS Check, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check
will be completed for all applicants.
The Trust is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to
creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
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