Saturday Librarian x 2 (1 at London College of Fashion and 1 at Chelsea College of Arts)


Academic Development and Services
London College of Fashion - John Prince's St
Term time only
Library Services

28 August 2017 23:55

13 September 2017
£33,653.00 pro rata

The Saturday Librarian is responsible for leading a team of Library Services staff, ensuring the effective delivery of high quality customer-focused library and open access IT services on Saturday.
You will support learning, teaching and research activities, participating in information dissemination and the provision of enquiry services, including roaming support and involvement in virtual enquiry services as needed.

The London College of Fashion post will work on a Saturday from 2.00pm – 8.15pm 34 weeks a year and on Friday mornings 9.00 – 12.30 31 weeks a year.

The Chelsea College of Arts post will work on a Saturday from 9.45am-4.15pm, 38 weeks a year and on Friday afternoons 1-4pm 31 weeks a year.

Any remaining hours are reserve hours which are worked, in discussion with you, to accommodate weekday opening, plus staff training and development. 

Please indicate which Saturday post (Chelsea College of Arts or London College of Fashion) you are interested in applying for at the beginning of your statement about how your experience meets the role requirements.

University of the Arts London is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six Colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts. Library Services is a University wide department delivering high quality services in support of teaching, learning and research.

With either a degree in Library and Information Services or equivalent, or a degree in any subject plus a postgraduate qualification in Library and Information Services, or equivalent, you will have demonstrable experience of working in library or customer service environment.  You will have the ability to motivate a team and to work independently without direct supervision. You will have excellent written and oral communication skills and be IT literate.

In return, University of the Arts London offers generous leave, an attractive pension and a commitment to your continuing personal development and training in an environment that encourages excellence, creativity and diversity. Relocation assistance is available.

It is anticipated that interviews for this post will be held on Wednesday 13 September

If you have any queries you may contact ADS Recruitment Team via email or telephone: 020 7514 9627.

University of the Arts London aims to be an equal opportunities employer embracing diversity in all areas of activity.

At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early to avoid disappointment as we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised closing date.

This opportunity is closed to applications.