Academic Liaison Librarians x2

Job Description

Academic Liaison Librarians x2

Full Time, Permanent

Salary: £26,243 - £29,515 per annum

Lampeter and Carmarthen; Carmarthen and Swansea

Vacancy Reference: 00973


The University of Wales Trinity Saint David is looking to appoint two suitably qualified and experienced individuals for the post of Academic Liaison Librarian; one post based in Lampeter and Carmarthen, and one post based in Carmarthen and Swansea.

You will provide specialist library support for the learning and teaching activities of a specified University curriculum area.

As part of the Academic Liaison Librarian Team within the Library and Learning Resources, you will focus on the development of specialist, curriculum focused Digital and Information Literacy skills, resource support and support for design, planning, validation, delivery and review of courses and programmes.  You will contribute to the provision of a blended and holistic curriculum of digital and information literacy, via the InfoSkills programme, taking into account the differing needs of students as they progress in their academic careers and aimed at developing the academic success, lifelong transferable skills and employability of our student body.  

You will also act as lead within the Academic Services Team for a functional area of responsibility, currently including one or more of the following specified areas:

•            Collaborative Partner Support

•            Diversity/Inclusivity Support

•            Referencing Support (including Referencing Software Tools)

•            Copyright Support

You should have excellent interpersonal and team working skills, and the ability to liaise with academic colleagues and work collaboratively across the institution. Evidence of a commitment to and knowledge of contemporary Digital and Information Literacy developments are essential, as is the ability to work strategically to deliver services aligned with the University’s objectives and values.

Further details, including the full Person Specification for the role, and the Library and Learning resources work-place values, can be found in the Job Description on the University’s website.


Closing date: 27th August 2019, 5pm.

Proposed interview date: 26th September 2019, Carmarthen.


For further information about the positions and an application form, visit the University's website by clicking on the Apply button or alternatively contact the Human Resources Department on 01792 481277 or

Please note: in order to apply and be considered for the post you will need to complete an application form, as CVs are only accepted as supporting documents to a completed form. 

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