Librarian

  • Job Reference: 500121
  • Date Posted: 30 October 2019
  • Recruiter: CB Resourcing Ltd
  • Location: North West England
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Higher Education, Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

A prestigious University is looking for a Librarian to manage two of their campuses in North West England.

The role will include the following responsibilities:

  • Organising and managing the departmental operations to ensure the effective, professional delivery of the library service.

  • Providing training on a range of information resources and products including Lexis/Westlaw, current awareness tools and library systems.

  • Providing study skills support including writing skills, note taking, reading comprehension, presentation skills, numeracy and time management.

  • Working with staff to deliver legal research, knowledge skills and digital literacy skills.

  • Liaise with academic staff and managers regarding delivery of the service.

  • Handling enquiries using hard copy and electronic resources.

  • Budget management.

  • Promote the library service.

 To be considered for this role, you will need the following skills and experience:

  • Library and information management qualified.

  • Previous experience in an academic or legal library.

  • Use of electronic resources and library management systems.

  • Budget management.

  • Flexibility in working hours as some evenings or weekend work may be required.

CB Resourcing operates as both an employment agency and an employment business. Applicants will need to be able to provide us with proof of their eligibility to work in the UK on request.