Skip to content ↓

Inspiring Young People

School Librarian (Maternity Leave) required

Full details about this opportunity are available here

School Librarian
Maternity Cover starting September, 36 hours per week, 38 week contract
Salary NJC SCP 16  £24,458 pro-rata (38 weeks) (Pending Pay Review)

We are seeking to appoint a person, for maternity cover, to supervise and manage the school library.

The successful candidate should be

  • well organised, efficient and have an enthusiasm for books and reading.
  • of a warm and approachable disposition.
  • able to engage with a range of pupils helping to develop their literacy skills.
  • Expected to work closely with the SEND department and all teaching staff to promote literacy throughout the school.

We will offer you:

  • Students who want to learn in a conducive environment
  • High quality professional support, CPD and experiences that will help you to develop, whatever stage of your career
  • A successful and experienced staff who are fun to work with

Upton Hall School is a Roman Catholic Grammar School for girls. There are over 1000 girls on roll and it is oversubscribed. Facilities are outstanding. The school has academy status.

Upton Hall School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  As part of the shortlisting process, an online search (including social media) will be carried out as part of the school’s due diligence on the shortlisted candidates.

All post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure.

Application Forms only together with supporting paperwork (no CVs) to be returned
by email ( to school by:

Closing date: 1 May 2024 at 10am
Interviews:  May 2024 - Exact date to be confirmed