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Senior Library Assistant - Collections

Applications for this vacancy closed on 8 March 2016 at 02:30PM
The English Faculty Library (EFL), one of the largest and busiest of the
Humanities lending libraries, is seeking an enthusiastic, motivated and
versatile Senior Library Assistant with a strong commitment to the delivery of
high-quality services.



This is an excellent opportunity to gain professional experience in a varied
and interesting role. As Senior Library Assistant (Collections), you will take
responsibility for collections work at the EFL during a time of major building
works and will assist the English Subject Librarian with collections projects,
including work on unique and nationally important collections. You will also
make a substantial contribution to the delivery of reader services, including
staffing the Issue/Enquiry Desk on a rota basis, assisting readers with the
use of electronic resources, supporting information skills training and re-
shelving or classification.



You will be able to demonstrate excellent IT, administrative and interpersonal
skills as well as previous experience of working in academic libraries. You
will enjoy working as part of our small team as well as having the initiative
to work with a minimum amount of supervision and be able to move books around
the library. Knowledge of the subject area and experience of cataloguing and
classification, and of supervising staff would be beneficial.



This post is part of a pilot scheme testing a new Supporting Evidence form in
place of the more usual ‘supporting statement’. Please ensure that you
carefully read the How to Apply section provided in the Job Description, which
you can download below along with the required Supporting Evidence form. CVs
will not form part of the selection process.



Only applications received online before 12.00 midday on Monday 7 March 2016
can be considered. Interviews are expected to take place on Thursday 17 March
2016.

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English Faculty Library, St. Cross Building, Manor Road, Oxford
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The English Faculty Library (EFL), one of the largest and busiest of the
Humanities lending libraries, is seeking an enthusiastic, motivated and
versatile Senior Library Assistant with a strong commitment to the delivery of
high-quality services.



This is an excellent opportunity to gain professional experience in a varied
and interesting role. As Senior Library Assistant (Collections), you will take
responsibility for collections work at the EFL during a time of major building
works and will assist the English Subject Librarian with collections projects,
including work on unique and nationally important collections. You will also
make a substantial contribution to the ...

The English Faculty Library (EFL), one of the largest and busiest of the Humanities lending libraries, is seeking an enthusiastic, motivated and versatile Senior Library Assistant with a strong commitment to the delivery of high-quality services.


This is an excellent opportunity to gain professional experience in a varied and interesting role. As Senior Library Assistant (Collections), you will take responsibility for collections work at the EFL during a time of major building works and will assist the English Subject Librarian with collections projects, including work on unique and nationally important collections. You will also make a substantial contribution to the ...

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