The English Schools Foundation

Library Assistant

The English Schools Foundation
Salary negotiable
Posted on 30 Oct 2020

Library Assistant

The English Schools Foundation

Job Highlights

  • Undertake cataloguing & classification procedures
  • Provide access to resources
  • Knowledge of Oliver Library system

Job Description

Job Description

The roles and responsibilities will include, but not necessarily be limited to:
  • Provide access to resources and respond to service requests
  • Provide assistance to staff and/or students using the OPAC and school databases
  • Ensure that the day-to-day administration of the Library is efficient
  • Undertake cataloguing and classification procedures
  • Maintain communication and records for acquisitions

Personal skills and attributes:

  • Library, administration and/or Primary school experience
  • An ability to communicate clearly in English
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills in a team environment
  • Ability to multitask in a busy service focused library
  • Knowledge of online working environments, such as Google docs
  • Knowledge of Oliver Library system
  • Holding Library diploma or equivalents
Position would suit someone seeking experience in School Librarianship in an International school.

Applicants must be a permanent Hong Kong resident or possess a valid visa to work in Hong Kong.

For enquiries, please contact Anney Chan at +852 35563511

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and offers may be extended prior to the job closing date

By applying for this position, your application may be considered for other opportunities within ESF.
ESF is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with the ESF's Personal Data Policy, a copy of which will be provided upon request.

Aligned with the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection, we hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection.

Additional Information

Career Level
Entry Level
Non-Degree Tertiary
Years of Experience
Not Specified
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
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Company Overview

About Us

The English Schools Foundation (ESF) is the largest English-medium international school organisation in Hong Kong. Our 22 schools and comprehensive programme of extra-curricular activities bring out the best in every student through a personalised approach to learning and by inspiring curious minds.

There are over 18,000 students from 75 different nationalities in ESF kindergartens, primary, secondary and all-through schools. About 70% of our students have parents who are permanent residents of Hong Kong.
ESF is proud of the high academic and wider achievements of our students. In 2020, 22 ESF students achieved the perfect score of 45 points in the IB Diploma examinations; more than 95% go on to leading universities worldwide.

About the Team

ESF Renaissance College Hong Kong (RCHK) is a world-class coeducational independent school and an IB World School. It was the first school in Asia to offer all four of the IB programmes: PYP, MYP, DP and CP.
Students are educated from Year 1 to Year 13 on one site, guided and encouraged by a team of experienced international educators. Our student body comprises 40 nationalities, with 20 languages represented. English is the medium of instruction, with Mandarin taught at every level. Technology is integrated college-wide throughout the curriculum.

Creativity, activity, service (CAS) is integral to college life. Students participate in a myriad of artistic, musical, sporting and service activities conducted on-site and off-campus.

Renaissance College encourages young people to be curious and caring global citizens. Our aim is to prepare well-educated young people to lead future generations, to seek and create an environment of intercultural understanding and respect for others.

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Dental insurance, Five-day work week, Medical insurance