Learning Resource Centre Co-ordinator, 37hpw (Term Time Only) (Jarrow School)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
01/03/2024 12:00
£31,364 pa pro rata (actual salary £26,599 pa)
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
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Employment Location:
Jarrow School, South Tyneside
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Number of posts:
Closing date:
1 Mar
Further Information
Learning Resource Centre Co-ordinator, 37hpw (Term Time Only)
(Jarrow School)
£31,364 pa pro rata (actual salary £26,599 pa)
Required for 15 April 2024 (or as soon as possible after this date)

We are looking to appoint an experienced and highly organised Learning Resource Centre co-ordinator.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the management, development and promotion of the Learning Resource Centre. They will also be responsible for the organisation and production of data relating to Accelerated Reader and/or any other literacy-based resources in the school. The current postholder also works with our primary schools and leads on transition activities.
Candidates should therefore have experience of working in either a library or an educational establishment and be committed to the support and development of young people. 
Staff well-being is high priority at Jarrow School and achieving a good work/life balance is an area of real importance to us.
Jarrow School and South Tyneside Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.  We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant pre-employment checks.  
In line with the guidance in Keeping Children Safe in Education, schools may carry out an online search as part of their due diligence on shortlisted candidates.
Application forms and information are available from and returnable to the Head’s PA by email - headspa@jarrowschool.com or telephone (0191) 428 3200.  Information is also available for download from the school website: www.jarrowschool.com 
Closing date: Noon on Friday 1 March 2024.