Head of Content Management and Open Scholarship

  • Job Reference: ILS2205-R
  • Date Posted: 23 June 2022
  • Recruiter: University of Worcester
  • Website: https://worcester.ac.uk
  • Location: The Hive, Worcester
  • Salary: £39,739 to £50,296
  • Sector: Higher Education
  • Job Type: Permanent, Full-time

Job Description

University of Worcester

Head of Content Management and Open Scholarship

The Hive

Salary: £39,739 to £50,296

Full Time, permanent

Join our award-winning service as Head of Content Management and Open Scholarship! 

The post holder reports to the Director of Library Services and is a member of the Senior Leadership Team, helping to develop and monitor service direction, quality and impact. They provide strategic leadership and direction to the Content Management and Open Scholarship team to ensure effective and efficient provision of physical and digital content and collections and library discovery systems to support learning, teaching and research. This includes oversight of the institutional research repository and Research Collections.   

They proactively provide expertise and advice to the University in implementing the vision for Open Scholarship, and will have a good understanding of national and international initiatives, mandates and policies. 

University of Worcester Library Services is an innovative and high-quality service achieving student satisfaction scores of above 90% and holding Customer Service Excellence accreditation. Find out more about who we are and what we do.  

Library Services operates out of The Hive, a ground-breaking, fully integrated academic and public library, run in partnership with Worcestershire County Council, which provides services to all members of the University and community.  

This role is open to those who would like job-share, part-time or flexible working arrangements.  Find out more about our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.

For any informal queries about this vacancy please contact Penny Kitchener, p.kitchener@worc.ac.uk


Sunday 10 July 2022




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