Library Services Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00001714-1
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
  • Location: London, NW3
  • Salary: £27,230 to £29,366
  • Bonus/Benefits: pro rata 0.5 FTE, £13,615 to £14,683
  • Sector: Higher Education
  • Job Type: Permanent, Part-time

Job Description

Library Services Assistant


Salary, Grade 3, £27,230 to £29,366 per annum (pro rata 0.5 FTE, £13,615 to £14,683) including London Weighting

Permanent – Part Time – (17.5 hours per week)

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a small successful team delivering front-line library services to the school’s vibrant user community. The primary role is to provide a professional, friendly counter service but the post-holder will also administer the library’s printed journals collection, interlibrary loans and work with the team to complete the annual Copyright Licencing Return (CLA).

We would like to hear from applicants with:

  • Strong literacy and numeracy skills
  • Confidence in the use of IT 
  • Significant experience of working in a customer-focused environment, education or another library.

The post is 17.5 hours per week to cover the busy lunch time period and one late night. The hours are Monday 11am-2pm, Tuesday 1.30pm-8pm, Wednesday to Friday 11am-2pm, and one Saturday afternoon in term time.  In the vacation period, the hours are Monday 9am to 2.30pm and Tuesday to Friday 11am to 2pm.

We are committed to diversity and inclusion and welcome applications from individuals of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from people with disabilities, LGBT+, Black and Global Majority backgrounds as they are currently underrepresented within the sector and within Central.

Closing date for receipt of application forms is 12.00pm (midday) on 26 September 2022.

It is anticipated that interviews and assessments will take place on 12 October 2022.


For more information and to apply please click on the Apply button to visit the website.