Library Assistant - Library and Open Access IT X 2


Academic Development and Services
UAL - Various sites
Full time
Library Services

16 August 2018 23:55

3 September 2018
£24,034-£28,274 Pro Rata

2 x Library Assistant roles (1 full-time, permanent and 1 full-time fixed term for 6 months) are available based at Camberwell College of Art and Design, University of the Arts London. Each post has a weekly evening shift.

The role:

You will assist in the delivery of high quality customer-focused library and open access IT services, participating in front-line services and administrative duties, keeping the space in good order through regular tidying, shelving and filing, in accordance with best health and safety practice and security guidelines.  You will also provide support for self-issue systems and IT.

You will assist users with directional and initial information enquiries, including the use of Library materials, as well as supporting students with general purpose software.  You will assist with the production of promotional and instructional guides to encourage students’ independent learning.

University of the Arts London (UAL) is recognised around the world as a leading institution for teaching and research in arts, design, fashion, communication and the performing arts.

Every position within the University plays an important part in shaping future creative professionals, and impacts on the future of so many creative industries. Library Services is a University wide department delivering high quality services in support of teaching, learning and research, and this post is part of the Camberwell College of Arts Library Services team.

You will have relevant experience in a library, open access IT or customer service environment and will be able to work independently, have basic numeracy skills or experience of financial procedures and have experience using Microsoft Office, internet and online resources.

You wil be able to ensure that accurate information is passed onto the most appropriate people in a timely fashion and have experience of answering standard questions/queries from customers.  You will have experience of working as a member of a team, providing support, assistance and cover where needed.

For the full job description and person specification, please see below. 

In return, we offer a competitive employment package including a salary that reflects working in London; an attractive pension scheme; and a commitment to your continuing personal and career development in an environment that encourages creativity, diversity and excellence. Relocation assistance is available.

If you have any queries you may contact ADS Recruitment Team via email or telephone: 020 7514 2965.

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.