Junior Librarian

Closing date:
Ecole Jeannine Manuel UK
43-45 Bedford Square


Job description

École Jeannine Manuel, in the heart of Bloomsbury, London, is now recruiting a Junior Librarian to start in August 2018

We are a 3-18 co-educational independent bilingual French international day school with both French and IB Diploma Programme tracks in Sixth Form. Our Paris sister school and namesake has been ranked first in France for the last five years.

With the opening of its new Upper School (Lycée) approaching, École Jeannine Manuel in London is looking to appoint an efficient, flexible and proactive individual to fill the role of Junior Librarian at its Russell Square site.   

Duties will include maintenance and stock management of the Upper School library, monitoring pupil use of the space and resources, and supervising pupils from Years 10 to 12 while they are using the library. A passion for literature, and for working with young people, is a requirement.

As this is will be a newly opened site, a strong sense of initiative and willingness to take on a variety of ad-hoc administrative tasks is necessary to help the smooth running of the Upper School. Therefore, excellent organisational skills are required, as well as experience with basic administrative tasks. 

Please note the following requirements prior to applying for this position: 

  • Good spoken and written English; 
  • Knowledge of French is a great advantage, although not a requirement;

Start Date: Mid-August 2018 (latest) 

Full Time: 40 hours a week – Term time only.

École Jeannine Manuel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young persons. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Servic