Assistant Academic Support Librarian (x2 Part-Time)
25 February 2021 23:55
1 x 0.45 FTE - Central St Martins
1 x 0.45 FTE - London College of Communication
As the postholder you will contribute to the development and delivery of high quality and customer-focused library services which support the academic activities of the University and its constituent Colleges.
You will support specified courses/programmes of study, participating in course committees, planning and delivering information literacy sessions. You will establish constructive working relationships with course teams, and promote access to resources, collections and services through effective academic liaison and information dissemination.
You will assist in the provision of enquiry services and develop learning materials which encourage the use of resources and services.
You will also represent your Library at departmental meetings.
The working hours are by agreement with the successful candidates, within our normal working pattern of Monday - Friday, with some 18.15pm shifts during vacation periods. There maybe be a requirement to work until 20:00pm on a rota basis during term time.
Please state clearly in your application which role(s) you are applying for.
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.
Library Services are central to the University’s learning, teaching and research activities and you will be instrumental in providing assistance and ensuring its effective and timely delivery.
With a degree in Library and Information Management or equivalent at Graduate or Postgraduate level, you will have demonstrable experience of working in library or customer service environment.
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.
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Please note that this role may close earlier than the stated closing date if a sufficient number of applications are received. If you wish to apply for this position, you are advised to submit your application as soon as possible.
If you have any queries you may contact ADS Recruitment Team via email ADSRecruitment@arts.ac.uk
UAL is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive university - a place where we all can be ourselves and reach our full potential in our work, learning and creative practice. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and Staff Support Networks. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds, including race, disability, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion and belief, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, and caring responsibility.
Candidates are advised to submit applications early.