Assistant Academic Support Librarian
Salary: £28,839 - £35,205
Location: London College of Fashion - John Prince's St
Hours: Full time
You will assist in the development and delivery of high quality and customer-focused library services which support the academic activities of the University and its constituent Colleges.
Key components of the role include being responsible for academic support for specified courses/programmes of study, and participating in the promotion of resources, collections and services through effective academic liaison and information dissemination.
You will participate in course committees/programme boards and establish constructive working relationships with staff responsible for curriculum development and the delivery of courses. You will assist in the provision of enquiry services and develop learning materials which encourage the use of resources and services. You will also have functional responsibility in the area of collections/special collections.
The role is full time. It includes the requirement to work until 8pm alternate weeks, currently Wednesday and until 6.00pm on a Monday during term time and until 6.15pm a minimum of once a week in the vacation. Candidates must be able to commit to this to be considered.
Why choose us?
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 and Student Support Services is a University-wide directorate, delivering high quality services to support all students studying at UAL so that they can fulfil their potential and get the best from their University experience. The Directorate consists of Student Services, Library Services, Academic Support and the International Student Experience (including Language Development).
Library Services are central to the University's learning, teaching and research activities located across our six Colleges within UAL, Camberwell College of Arts; Central Saint Martins; Chelsea College of Arts; London College of Communication; London College of Fashion and Wimbledon College of Arts.
With a degree in Library and Information Management or equivalent at Graduate or Postgraduate level, you will have demonstrable experience of working in a 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.
If you have any queries you may contact ADS Recruitment Team via email ADSRecruitment@arts.ac.uk or telephone: 020 7514 9625.
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Closing date: 24 February 2019.
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.