Systems Librarian

Buckinghamshire New University

Part time - 24 hours per week

Buckinghamshire New University has a great reputation for delivering professional and creative courses strongly linked to business, health professions and creative industries, giving our students the edge in the employment market. Getting the message out about the fantastic opportunities Bucks New University requires professionalism and energy in a competitive environment.

We are currently recruiting for a motivated and proactive Systems Librarian.

The purpose of the post is to manage Library systems, ensuring the systems reach their optimum for supporting Library users and staff. The post holder will play a key role in implementing innovation and change within their area of responsibility ensuring that services delivered are flexible, user-focused, and at the leading edge of best practice within the profession.

The successful candidate will need to be educated to degree level in a relevant subject (librarianship, information science, computing), and having a CILIP accredited postgraduate library and information qualification would be advantageous.

You will need to have experience of managing complex library systems including system updates and upgrades.

There will be occasional working on Saturday Open Days and Saturday Applicant Visit Days, and also occasional evening working by prior arrangement.

For further information about this post, please contact:

All applications are to be made on-line. The University operates an anonymised shortlisting process and therefore any uploaded CV’s or supporting documents must not include your name and personal details. Please ensure the application form is filled out in full.

Job Ref: 17/2671
Closing Date: Sunday 24th September 2017
Interview Date: Thursday 12 October 2017

Please note that if you do not have permission to work in the UK, Bucks New University will not be able to obtain a Certificate of Sponsorship for you to take up this position. All non EU/EAA candidates must have valid immigration status and/or a UK visa valid for the duration of the contract in order to be considered for this appointment.

Bucks New University is a Disability Confident employer and as such you will be given the opportunity to declare a disability as part of the application process.

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