Subject Librarian

  • Job Reference: SUPP105166
  • Date Posted: 16 April 2019
  • Recruiter: University of Bristol
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  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: £37,345 to £42,036
  • Sector: Higher Education
  • Job Type: Contract, Part-time
  • Duration: Open Ended

Job Description

Subject Librarian

Job number SUPP105166

Division/School - Library Services

Contract type - Open Ended

Working pattern - Part time

Salary £37,345 - £42,036 pro rata, per annum

Closing date for applications 13-May-2019

Library Services are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic individual to join the Arts and Social Sciences Academic Engagement team. The post-holder will join the University at a very exciting time, with plans for a new University Library and a transformative campus planned for Temple Quarter.

The post-holder will be responsible for the planning and delivery of academic engagement and subject library support for the School of Education and the School of Policy Studies. 

Responsibilities will include liaison and consultation with academics and students, strategic collection development, planning and delivering information skills teaching and support (both online and face to face), managing subject enquiries and participating in projects as part of the Academic Engagement team.

The post-holder will demonstrate personal commitment to the continuous improvement of student experience and to enhancing the University’s support for education and research excellence.

The successful candidate will have a degree and relevant postgraduate qualification in information management or substantial equivalent experience in a similar role. Relevant subject knowledge is desirable

This post is part-time working 21 hours per week (0.6FTE).

For informal enquiries, please contact 0117 9545230 (Faculty Librarian for Arts, Social Sciences and Law)

The closing date for applications is 11.59pm on Monday 13th May 2019, interviews will be held shortly after.

We appreciate and value difference, seeking to attract, develop and retain a diverse mix of talented people that will contribute to the overall success of Bristol and help maintain our position as one of the world’s leading universities.