Vacancy Details

8737 - Library Assistant

Location: UAE - Dubai
Closing Date 01-Jul-2021
About the Role

We are looking for an experienced School Library Assistant to join our existing team at GEMS Wellington International School, Dubai, from August 2021.

The successful candidate will have experience of working in a school library and who is driven to promote the joy of reading to our students. The library assistant will support the Librarian with the running of the school library.

Successful applicants will have:

  • A very high standard of education with a qualification in librarianship/library science preferred.
  • At least one year's experience in a library in an educational setting.
  • A committed and creative individual with excellent organisational skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, able to work effectively with students and staff. 
About Your Benefits
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

An outstanding school in Dubai, GEMS Wellington International School offers exceptional learning opportunities for students aged 3 to 18. Following the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum in The Early Years, the National Curriculum for England to Year 11 and the International Baccalaureate at Years 12 and 13. Every year our students achieve GCSE and IB results that are world class and some of the most successful students in Dubai study at WIS before going onto global universities of the highest caliber. As a HPL World Class Award school, our learning experience is significant in supporting both critical thinking and independence. Our dynamic school environment combined with the extensive range of extra-curricular experiences enables students to succeed and to aspire at every stage of their learning journey. The entire school community, a truly international one, is passionate and committed to ensuring all are recognised and celebrated for their individual strengths, enabled as lifelong learners and nurtured as future leaders.
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. Resume/CV
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.