Library Assistant (Support Services)

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Library Assistant (Support Services)

Postby rsj38 » Fri Nov 30, 2018 4:26 pm

University Library

Library Assistant (Support Services)
Part-time: 18.125 hours per week, 0.5 FTE

Grade 3: Starting salary £17,079 pro rata

Keele University is renowned for its exciting approach to higher education, innovative research, beautiful campus, strong community spirit and excellent student experience. With a turnover in excess of £150 million, over 10,000 students and a total staff of approximately 2000, the University provides high quality teaching across a wide range of academic and vocational subjects and promotes world-class research. Further information can be found at

This post represents an opportunity to join the Library Support Services team based in Keele University’s Campus Library. The core component of this role is the acquisition of Library resources both in print and electronic formats, mainly using the integrated Library Management System. The provision of basic cataloguing and other bibliographic services will also be included in the role. Additionally, you will contribute to the provision of the Library Online chat service on a rota with staff from other teams.

You will have 4 GCSEs at Grade C or above (including English and Maths) or equivalent qualifications or experience. You will have experience of working in a library and preferably of using an integrated Library Management System. You will be able to demonstrate good organisational skills, have the ability to liaise confidently with a wide range of users, and be able to work effectively as part of a team. Accuracy of data entry is a key component of this role.

Keele University values equality and diversity across our workforce and to ensuring our staff community is reflective of the diversity of our student population. In support of these commitments the University welcomes applications from individuals of Black, Asian and ethnic minority backgrounds for all roles.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Judith Stevens, Library Support Services Manager, on 01782 733637.

This post is open to internal candidates only. In order to be eligible to apply for this post you must be covered by any of the following:
a) Keele contract of employment
b) Engaged as current Keele casual worker
c) Work within a Keele University School/Department as an agency worker
Please contact if clarification is required.

For full post details please visit:
Keele University employees wishing to apply should login to Employee Self Service and click on the 'View current vacancies' link.

Closing date for applications: 11 December 2018
Interviews will be held on: 18th or 19th December 2018
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