Deputy Librarian

  • Job Reference: 00000927-1
  • Date Posted: 2 April 2021
  • Recruiter: New College
  • Website:
  • Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £29,176 to £34,804
  • Bonus/Benefits: Meals on duty, pension scheme, cycle to work scheme
  • Sector: Higher Education
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

New College, University of Oxford is seeking a librarian with excellent IT and communication skills to work flexibly in a small, friendly team.  The new post-holder, as well as deputising for the Librarian in his absence, will be primarily responsible for reader services, all aspects of the Aleph circulation system, the Bibliotheca RFID security system, and user induction and education.

Applicants should have a good undergraduate degree along with a postgraduate qualification in information management or librarianship (or equivalent), and experience of library work, preferably in an HE environment.  Hours of work are 35 per week, usually Monday to Friday, and the salary will be equivalent to University Grade 6, £29,176 - £34,804; benefits include contributory pension scheme (USS) and free lunches.

The further particulars and details of how to apply can be found at:

 Closing date for receipt of applications and references: 12 noon on 30 April 2021.

Interviews (online via Teams): May 2021.