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Discovery College      Website:
Discovery College is a part of the English Schools Foundation. The College opened in 2008 in new, purpose-built campus in Discovery Bay, Hong Kong in August 2008. The College is now a full Years 1-13 (K-12) school with over 1,350 primary and secondary students offering the International Baccalaureate PYP, MYP and Diploma programmes. Our school community is diverse and represents a group of highly motivated staff and students from over 40 home countries.

The College's Vision Statement of Grow. Discover. Dream., recognises the need for students to be independent, critical and creative thinkers, equipped with the skills, attitudes and values to contribute positively in this complex world we live.

Library Assistant


To support the smooth running of the library in order to provide information services and support across the school

• Help design and maintain the library web page(s).
• Research information from various sources to support teaching & learning
• Produce library publications to promote library programs, activities and resources e.g. booklets, brochures, leaflets, forms, bookmarks, etc
• Prepare relevant library displays
• Handle loans and returns of library resources
• Administer reservation system of library resources
• Answer staff and student enquiries
• Monitor the use of AV equipment & ICT facilities
• Edit and maintain the library records and data
• Maintain the backup system
• Upload data to library system from internal & external sources
• Produce library statistics & present reports


Minimum education:
Joint Certificate in Librarianship

Minimum experience:
Relevant experience in the library or bookstore

• Ability to appraise and evaluate library materials to ensure a well-balanced, up-to-date stock which meets the curricular and recreational needs of all readers

• Knowledge of school’s aims and objectives, students’ abilities and reading needs, Knowledge of books and non book material

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

Closing Date: 28 Jul 2019
For enquiries, please contact Joyce Kwok at +852 39691000 or
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