Subject Librarian - College of Business and Law

Job Description

Subject Librarian - College of Business and Law


Permanent - Full Time

£35,333 to £42,155 per annum


Library Services is seeking to appoint a Subject Librarian with a specific focus on the College of Business and Law (CBL), based at the Frenchay Campus Library.


You will be a qualified and experienced Librarian who enjoys working closely with academic colleagues and students to embed academic and information skills teaching within the curriculum. You will have strong liaison and influencing skills in order to work collaboratively with module and programme leaders across the College of Business and Law, advising on subject resources, reading lists and academic skills support.

As a senior member of the library team, you will work closely with the College Librarian and strategic forums within the College to participate in curriculum design and learning and teaching developments.

Supporting undergraduate and postgraduate students and researchers, you will design and deliver high quality embedded teaching on information and academic skills, such as critical and reflective writing, planning and structuring writing, note taking, finding and evaluating information sources. You will deliver stand-alone academic skills sessions which are open to students from all faculties, some of which are specifically aimed at international students.

You will play a pivotal role in coordinating and managing the day-to-day work of the team.

You will have opportunity to lead on a key cross-service area and will contribute to decision making and lead projects, as well as having opportunities to present innovations and developments at internal and external conferences and events.

You will line manage one (FTE) of our two Subject Support Librarians to enable them to deliver high quality service and develop their skills.

As a member of Library Services, you will be part of a strong and collaborative community of professional librarians and specialists, and central to the design and delivery of innovative, high quality student support.


Closing date: 9 October 2022.

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