The school librarian works with both students and teachers to facilitate access to information in a wide variety of formats. Instruct students and teachers on how to acquire, evaluate and use information and the technology needed in this process. Introduces children and young adults to literature and other resources to broaden their horizons.
The school librarian develops, promotes and implements a program that will help prepare students to be effective users of ideas and information, a lifelong skill. Candidates must be experienced in working in a multi-media library.
** Female teachers cannot sponsor their spouse in Kuwait. British spouses can come in and out on Visit Visa, however.
• A Bachelor degree in Library Science or similar from ONE OF THE FOLLOWING COUNTRIES: UK, US, CA, AU, NZ, ZA, Scandinavian countries
• Must be Native English speaker or near
• Must have excellent skills in communicating with students and able to deal effectively with student behaviour issues
• 2 years experience as a school librarian
• Is culturally sensitive, dependable, flexible and able to work in a continuously changing environment
Competitive TAX FREE salary from KD 700 to 1175 (1901-3191 GBP) depending on experience and qualifications
Shared Accommodation for Singles (your own bedroom and bathroom and shared kitchen and living room areas). Families receive a furnished 1-2 bedroom flat depending on family size or KD 125 monthly as cash allowance. Utilities paid for by school in provided accommodation
Health Insurance provided for employee only
Annual Economy Class round trip air ticket for employee ONLY. Baggage allowance of (KD) 50 granted upon first time of arrival and permanent departure from Kuwait at the end of service
In addition to official holidays, paid leave is allocated as per school calendar/breaks. Minimum 30 work days per year
50% discount for Dependent’s School fees up to two children provided they are attending same school as employee
Fees will be paid for employees only once at destination. Employee is responsible for fees for dependents
For each full year of service, school will pay 1 month Basic Salary per year worked according to Labour Law of the country
1-2 year contract - renewable
Notarized and Attested academic degrees, teaching certificates, transcripts, marriage and dependent birth certificates. You will be advised of school requirements