Student & New Professional Liaison Officer

  • Job Reference: 00000243-1
  • 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

The CILIP Yorkshire & Humberside committee are seeking someone interested in encouraging students and new professionals to engage with CILIP and their professional community. The role involves:

  • helping us plan and promote events to appeal to LIS students and new professionals
  • attending and participating in our committee meetings (usually four per year, travel expenses are reimbursed)
  • 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 support new talent. 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. Please note you do not have to be a current LIS student or new professional, though it may be advantageous.