Bangkok Patana School
* Information for Librarian - Primary (Early Years) *

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Mission

Our mission is to ensure that students of different nationalities grow to their full potential as independent learners in a caring British international community.

Vision

We develop Global citizens who shape their world through independence, empathy, creativity, and critical thinking.

Values

Well-being
We are

Protected, safe and secure
Motivated and engaged
Responsible and honest
Kind and compassionate
Balanced and fulfilled
Learning
We are

Rigorous
Inquisitive and creative
Critical, reflective thinkers
Collaborative and confident communicators
Passionate, resourceful and resilient
Global Citizenship
We are

Committed to integrity
Active volunteers
Diverse and inclusive
Ethical and informed
Empowered by our Interculturalism Inspired to improve global sustainability
Respectful contributors to digital and local communities

Student safeguarding and safe recruitment

Bangkok Patana School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students and expects all staff to share the same commitment.

As part of the recruitment process applicants must provide:

  • The name and contact details of three referees. One referee should be the applicant's current or most recent employer. In addition to the written references, referees may be contacted to obtain a verbal reference.
  • An up-to-date DBS Disclosure if from UK or police check.
  • Documentation from universities and colleges verifying attendance and successful completion of courses undertaken.
  • An up-to-date medical.

Fulfil your potential with Bangkok Patana School

Our mission is to ensure that students of different nationalities grow to their full potential as independent learners in a caring British international community.

Bangkok Patana School set in beautiful purpose-built premises on the outskirts of Bangkok, offers the English National Curriculum, IGCSE/GCSE and the International Baccalaureate Diploma. The school has over 2300 students aged from 2½ to 18 years and representing more than 65 nationalities. Bangkok Patana School is accredited by CIS and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and is an approved International Baccalaureate School.

Librarian – Primary (Early Years)

Responsible for day to day operations of the Key Stage 1 (KS1) and Foundation Stage aspects of the Primary Library and to liaise closely with the Teacher Librarians in ensuring that the resources and staffing of the KS1 library enables the effective delivery of the library programme.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Supervises the day to day activities of the Key Stage 1 aspect of Primary Library and ensure that all designated tasks are completed to the expected standard and within the timelines set.
  • Participates fully in library based learning activities including reading to students on a daily basis, conducting orientation for Year 1 and 2 students when required and providing ideas for new learning activities.
  • Assists the General Librarian – Primary in organising duty rosters for all Primary Librarian staff in order to ensure the Library runs efficiently and to expected standards.
  • Liaises with relevant persons e.g. teachers, ICT provision etc to provide necessary resources for the curriculum.
  • Promotes the Library to Foundation Stage students with the aim of instilling within the children a love of reading.

Skills and Experience:  

  • Thai Nationality wih Bachelor’s degree in any subject.
  • Previous experience working in a Library, preferably within an education environment.
  • Highly customer-focused with strong problem-solving and communication skills.
  • Strong spoken and written English.
  • Good administrative skills and computer literacy.

Interviews will take place in English; short listed applicants only will be contacted.

Applicants are invited to send their resumes / C.V. together with recent photo and expected salary to:

Talent Manager- Human Resources Department, Bangkok Patana School 643 La Salle Road, Sukhumvit 105, Bangna, Bangkok 10260 Tel: 02 785 2437 E-mail: hrdepartment@patana.ac.th Visit our website at www.patana.ac.th.