Library Assistant

  • Job Reference: REQ00040
  • Date Posted: 15 September 2021
  • Recruiter: The Queen's College, Oxford University
  • Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £22,847
  • Bonus/Benefits: Pension scheme. Meals provided. Use of College gym. Travel scheme.
  • Sector: Higher Education
  • Job Type: Permanent, Full-time

Job Description

Library Assistant

The Queen’s College Library, Oxford University

36.5 hours per week including working until 7pm in Full Term and occasional weekends.

Salary: Oxford University support staff Grade 4:1 £22,847

This is a permanent position, but we would welcome applications from those wishing to pursue a qualification in librarianship at a later stage or by distance learning whilst in post.

Duties to include shelving, book processing, classification, moving book stock, dealing with reader enquiries and other library housekeeping duties as required. The post holder will assist with the smooth running of the College library and carry out essential day to day tasks to make the resources of the library fully available. Full training will be provided.

You will be flexible, adaptable and able to work on your own initiative as well as part of a small team. It is essential that you are organised, self-motivated, reliable and punctual and have a keen eye for detail. Some aspects of the post involve lifting, carrying, bending, stretching, manoeuvring trolleys and the use of kicksteps and stepladders.

The Queen’s College is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

The closing date is 9:00am on Monday 11th October with interviews on the week commencing 18th October 2021

For further particulars and to apply please see the College website https://www.queens.ox.ac.uk/library-assistant-0