Equality & Diversity Officer

  • Job Reference: 00000242-1
  • Date Posted: 29 May 2019
  • Recruiter: CILIP Yorkshire & Humberside Member Network
  • Location: Yorkshire & Humberside
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Volunteer
  • Job Type: Permanent, Temporary, Part-time

Job Description

CILIP Yorkshire & Humberside are seeking someone interested in promoting inclusion, equality and diversity in libraries and librarians to join our friendly committee. The role involves:

  • helping us plan events to embrace and encourage diversity, equality and inclusion
  • attending and participating in our committee meetings (usually four per year, travel expenses are reimbursed)
  • ensuring our communications do not unnecessarily exclude people
  • attending CILIP events as our representative, depending on your capacity

This is an excellent opportunity to give back to the library community, gain skills to bolster your CV or professional registration portfolio, and to help diversify our profession. Time commitment would be around two hours per month.

To apply, please email a short statement to our Chair, outlining why you would be suitable for this role: chair.yh@cilip.org.uk. Please send any questions to the same address.