Library & Information Services Administrator (Based at GCU London)

Glasgow Caledonian University - GCU London

Salary Scale: £26,829 - £31,076 plus £4,044 London Weighting pro rata per annum

Contract: 0.7FTE/Fixed term for 12 months

This opportunity is a part time (0.7FTE)/fixed term opportunity for 12 months based at GCU London and includes an additional payment of £4,044 London Weighting Allowance pro rata per annum

Interviews are expected to be held on Wednesday 30 August 2017

GCU London is looking to appoint a part time Library and Information Administrator to work as part of a team providing support for GCU London students and staff. GCU London is a London based school of Glasgow Caledonian University, which brings together leading academic staff to deliver a range of courses.

A qualified and experienced Library Administrator is required to support and develop a best-practice library service that responds to the varied needs of the academic disciplines represented at GCU’s London campus. The Library and Information Administrator will be expected to provide specific, expert services contributing to the effective professional delivery of library and information services for staff and students while covering the library desk service point.  The desired working hours would be Monday – Thursday from 11:00-17:00, for a 12 month maternity cover appointment.

The Library and Information Administrator will support the Campus librarian to provide advice, guidance, demonstrations and training to both students and academic staff in order to facilitate learning and teaching. They will ensure the smooth functioning of the learning resources and teaching areas at GCU London and work closely with the Campus Librarian to assist with the administration of acquisitions, stock control and resource audits, etc.

The successful candidate will hold a relevant Librarianship/Information Science qualification and demonstrate a strong team ethic and service delivery experience. The ability to exercise initiative and show a high degree of responsibility is a prerequisite of the role. The Library and Information Administrator will be an excellent communicator with the ability to interpret and convey complex information, be highly organised and demonstrate a commitment to excellent customer service.

Applicants must have the continued right to live and work in the United Kingdom to apply for this vacancy.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates and are committed to promoting equality and valuing diversity at GCU.

Please note that the appointment will be made on the first point of the salary scale (unless by exception).

Applicants must have the continued right to live and work in the United Kingdom to apply for this vacancy.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates and are committed to promoting equality and valuing diversity at GCU.

Please note that the appointment will be made on the first point of the salary scale (unless by exception).

To apply for this role please visit: www.myjobscotland.gov.uk/education/glasgow-caledonian-university/jobs.

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