Duty Librarian (2 posts)

London Metropolitan University - Student Journey

About Us

London Metropolitan University is committed to making education available to people from all walks of life and plays an important role in society and our local community. We offer a diverse range of courses across a range of disciplines in three locations across London.

About the Post

Library Services

Library Services is seeking to recruit two highly enthusiastic, customer-focused and flexible Duty Librarians to join our friendly team providing front-line support to students, academic staff and researchers. 

There are two positions available – one at Holloway and one at Aldgate - and you will be asked to express your preference of location as part of the online application process:

Each post will work 8 hours per week for 32 weeks per year during University term time working Saturday 13:00 to 17:00 AND Sunday 13:00 – 17:00

The work will include supervision of Library Assistants, answering customer enquiries about library services and resources, assisting with circulation transaction queries and the promotion and use of electronic resources. 

You will be a qualified librarian with proven experience of staff supervision and delivering excellent customer focussed services as well as excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively under pressure. The ability to prioritise and organise your own workload and those of assigned staff is required, along with a reliable and positive attitude to work. Experience of academic libraries would be useful. Hours of work and duties may alter to reflect the changing needs of the service.

How to Apply

Closing date 22 January 2018

To apply, please click on the apply button below and use the reference number to search for the post. For further information please visit our website at www.londonmet.ac.uk/services/jobs-at-london-met/and quote the reference number.

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