4927 - Librarian - 3431731

  • 4927 - Librarian Jobs in Dubai - 3431731

  • 0 - 2 Years
  • Dubai (Dubai)
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Job Description

About the Role Responsible for the school library, the librarian primarily has the task of introducing books and encouraging the enjoyment of reading

Assist students to find books appropriate to their reading level and interest and help students and staff source topic-related books for study
Responsible for arrangements for students to borrow library books, keeping records of books borrowed, following up on unreturned books via written letters to parents etc
Develop reading lists for various age levels

Teach younger students about books, their treatment and the library layout including the Dewey Decimal classification system
Liaise with Heads of Department to select and prepare annual library order including selection and renewal of subscriptions for periodicals Place orders and process delivery of new books
Computer cataloguing of all books using the Dewey Decimal system if applicable and produce catalogues of books held
Repair and withdraw old books
Responsible for the storage, maintenance and access to the audio-visual library
Where appropriate, find and encourage volunteer assistance and teach volunteers the procedures and processes of the library
Maintain, update and make available examination material (past papers, syllabi etc) and college and careers material
Responsible for the general maintenance of the library ensuring it is comfortable, well lit, attractive, organised, clearly signposted etc
Participate in the selection, training and supervision of library support staff

Experience and Qualifications

At least one years experience in a library in an educational setting
Qualification in librarianshiplibrary science

A committed and creative individual with excellent organisational skills Strong interpersonal skills and able to work effectively with students and staff

About Your Benefits Being a member of a very reputable big organization About GEMS Trusted for over 55 years and now a third generation education family, GEMS Education began in a single school room in Dubai Today, we have the privilege of educating over 190,000 students from over 176 countries through GEMS owned and managed schools globally; over 270,000 students access resources through our services division; and we will impact 20 million by 2020 students through the initiatives of our Charity partner Varkey Foundation

About the School GEMS Al Barsha National School for Girls, Dubai, is relatively new school which opened in September 2016 It offers an inspirational curriculum based on the National Curriculum for England with Arabic language and UAE culture, heritage and tradition at the heart of everything As an all-through educational provision, the school currently caters for children from FS1 to Year 10 with plans to grow to Year 13 in successive years FS provision is co-educational and Y1-10 is girls only FS boys from GEMS Al Barsha National School for Boys are educated in the girls campus

The school enjoys a prime location making it easily accessible to everything that Dubai has to offer as well as other Emirates As well as being a fabulous place to work, Dubai is a vibrant, cosmopolitan, rapidly expanding city where the sun shines all year round Here in Dubai you will enjoy an excellent lifestyle as well as extensive travel and leisure opportunities around the region and further a field

About Application Process If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application To complete the application you would need the following document(s) 1 ResumeCV
2 Passport-size photograph

Important Note GEMS Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of its students Applicants will be required to submit a current police criminal clearance check or equivalent from their home country or current country of residence prior to appointment

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Profile Summary

Type:Company Job

Role:Production/Manufacturi ng/Maintenance


Salary:As per Industry Standards


Deadline:13th Feb 2025

Company Profile

Industry Education, Training Institutes & Academic Research (Schools)

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