Library Manager


Required for September 2021

5 days a week | Term time only including INSET days plus 1 week in Summer break |
8.15am to 4.15pm including unpaid lunch time of 30 minutes

Rate of pay – NJC Scale 5, SCP point range 12-17 plus London Fringe Allowance
(e.g. pro-rata salary £19,877 - £21,860 depending on experience)

 Herschel Grammar School is a mixed, selective school graded ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted. We are seeking an enthusiastic, hardworking and flexible Library Manager following the retirement of our longstanding Librarian this summer.

The post holder will be responsible for managing, developing and promoting the Library, including reading for pleasure within the school, and to ensure that an effective resource and information service is provided to all pupils and staff.  The appointment will be subject to a clear DBS search.

In return we can offer you a competitive salary and a friendly and supportive working environment. You have the option to join the Local Government Pension Scheme in which the employee pays 5.8% and the employer contributes a further 20.6%.

Information on this post and an application form (CVs will not be considered) can be downloaded below and emailed to  

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  NOR 1051 including 316 in sixth form.    

Closing date for applications: Friday 25th June 2021

We reserve the right to appoint before the closing date for an exceptional candidate.

Name Date  
Library Manager Job Description September 2021 26th April 2021 Download >
Library Manager Person Specification September 2021 26th April 2021 Download >
HGS Application Form The Schelwood Trust 2021 26th April 2021 Download >