Deputy Librarian

Royal College of Music

Founded in 1882, the Royal College of Music RCM is a world-leading music conservatoire with a prestigious history and contemporary outlook. Our 800 undergraduate and postgraduate students come from over 60 countries and are taught in a dynamic environment, leaving the RCM to become the outstanding performers, conductors and composers of the future. The RCM was named top institution for performing arts in the UK and Europe and second in the world in the 2017 QS World University Rankings.

The RCM library is one the world’s great music libraries. The post holder will deliver a high quality of customer service, as part of the wider library team, to support members of college with their studies and work. They will support the Librarian with the management of the library team and to oversee the library finances. They will have responsibility for the administration, maintenance and development of the College’s collections, to support all college activities. The Deputy Librarian will work with the Librarian to ensure that the library maintains and enhances its national and international standing. 

For further details of this position please visit the RCM website at

To apply, please complete our Application and Equal Opportunities Monitoring forms available to download from our website. CVs without an application form will not be considered. Please ensure that you include the Job Reference Number when submitting your application.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 12pm on Tuesday 29 August 2017.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 6 September 2017. With some roles at the RCM second interviews may take place.

The Royal College of Music is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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