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Part-time Library Assistant (term-time only)

Applications for this vacancy closed on 20 August 2018 at 12:00PM
<div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"> <p></p><p>We are seeking a customer-focused Part-time Library Assistant to work during term-time as part of a small team in the iconic and busy Radcliffe Camera, which houses the History Faculty Library and Bodleian English and History undergraduate collections.</p><br> <p>You will support the provision of Bodleian Radcliffe Camera library services and assist in front line reader services work in the Lower Camera, including staffing the circulation desk and checking in and shelving items requested by readers for material held in the offsite closed stack. In addition, you will have basic collection maintenance responsibilities for printed collections in the Radcliffe Camera.</p><br> <p>You will have excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team. While the work is physical it also requires a good eye for detail and accuracy as well as the ability to work under pressure in a busy working environment. You will also be reliable with good interpersonal skills. Previous experience of library work is desirable, as is familiarity with ALEPH/library databases, although full training will be provided as necessary.</p><br> <p>This is a permanent part-time post, working 13 hours per week during term-time only (weeks 0 - 9). Your working hours will be Monday &#150; Friday evenings 5.00 &#150; 7.00pm and Wednesday afternoons 2.00 &#150; 5.00pm.</p><br> <p>This role requires lifting and carrying boxes of library materials, pushing trolleys, and using mobile step platforms and kick-stools in order to access some of the library&#146;s bookshelves and to re-shelve materials. It also includes assisting with evacuation of the reading rooms and acting as banksperson for the delivery van as required.</p><br> <p>You will be required to upload a supporting statement as part of your online application. Your supporting statement should list each of the essential and desirable selection criteria, as listed in the job description, and explain how you meet each one. CVs will not form part of the selection process.</p><br> <p>Only applications received online by 12.00 midday on Monday 20 August 2018 can be considered. Interviews are expected to take place on Monday 10 September 2018.</p> </div>
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Bodleian Libraries: Radcliffe Camera, Radcliffe Square, Oxford
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2018-08-20 12:00:00+01:00
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2018-08-10 09:00:00+01:00
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We are seeking a customer-focused Part-time Library Assistant to work during
term-time as part of a small team in the iconic and busy Radcliffe Camera,
which houses the History Faculty Library and Bodleian English and History
undergraduate collections.



You will support the provision of Bodleian Radcliffe Camera library services
and assist in front line reader services work in the Lower Camera, including
staffing the circulation desk and checking in and shelving items requested by
readers for material held in the offsite closed stack. In addition, you will
have basic collection maintenance responsibilities for printed collections in
the Radcliffe Camera.



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We are seeking a customer-focused Part-time Library Assistant to work during term-time as part of a small team in the iconic and busy Radcliffe Camera, which houses the History Faculty Library and Bodleian English and History undergraduate collections.


You will support the provision of Bodleian Radcliffe Camera library services and assist in front line reader services work in the Lower Camera, including staffing the circulation desk and checking in and shelving items requested by readers for material held in the offsite closed stack. In addition, you will have basic collection maintenance responsibilities for printed collections in the Radcliffe Camera.


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Part-time Library Assistant (term-time only)
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