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Library Assistant

Applications for this vacancy closed on 2 August 2021 at 12:00PM
<div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"> <p></p><div>The Leopold Muller Memorial Library, one of the Bodleian Libraries, is the main resource for materials and information support in Hebrew and Jewish Studies at the University of Oxford. It has grown to become a unique repository of over 90,000 books, 1,000 periodical titles and well over 90,000 rare archival items. Together with the Bodleian Collection of Hebrew and Judaica manuscripts and early printed books, it constitutes one of the country&#8217;s foremost centres for Jewish Studies.</div><br> <div>&#160;</div><br> <div>The Bodleian Libraries are seeking an enthusiastic and capable individual to join the Leopold Muller Memorial Library as the Library Assistant, working as part of a busy team, based in the Clarendon Institute, Walton Street. This is a permanent, full-time job working 9 to 5 Monday to Friday.</div><br> <div>&#160;</div><br> <div>This is an ideal opportunity for someone who wants to contribute to the overall operations of the Library. You will assist the Librarians in the delivery of a high-quality information service supporting research and teaching in the field of Hebrew and Jewish Studies. You will also respond to front-line enquiries and provide assistance to users of the Leopold Muller Memorial Library, its collections and resources.</div><br> <div>&#160;</div><br> <div>You will be responsible for the effective day-to-day running of the front desk carrying out a full range of reader services transactions. You will also provide technical and stock management services, including cataloguing of Library materials and project support. Your post will involve close communication with the Senior Library Assistant.</div><br> <div>&#160;</div><br> <div>You will be self-motivated, possess excellent communication skills and be able to work to tight deadlines with accuracy. Demonstrably excellent IT skills and the ability to work independently are also essential, as is the ability to lift and move stock/books and climb ladders. You will also possess the experience of working in a library environment, using an automated library management system and knowledge of library databases and online resources. A professional Library Qualification, experience of cataloguing and the knowledge of Hebrew and Jewish Studies and the relevant languages are desirable.</div><br> <div>&#160;</div><br> <div>You will be required to upload a supporting statement as part of your application. Your supporting statement should list each of the selection criteria, as listed in the job description, and explain how you meet each one. CVs will not form part of the selection process.</div><br> <div>&#160;</div><br> <div>Only applications received online by 12.00 midday on Monday 02 August 2021 can be considered.</div><br> <div>&#160;</div><br> <div>Interviews are expected to take place Wednesday 18 August 2021.</div> </div>
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Leopold Muller Memorial Library, Clarendon Institute, Walton St, Oxford, OX1 2HG
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The Leopold Muller Memorial Library, one of the Bodleian Libraries, is the
main resource for materials and information support in Hebrew and Jewish
Studies at the University of Oxford. It has grown to become a unique
repository of over 90,000 books, 1,000 periodical titles and well over 90,000
rare archival items. Together with the Bodleian Collection of Hebrew and
Judaica manuscripts and early printed books, it constitutes one of the
country’s foremost centres for Jewish Studies.





The Bodleian Libraries are seeking an enthusiastic and capable individual to
join the Leopold Muller Memorial Library as the Library Assistant, working as
part ...

The Leopold Muller Memorial Library, one of the Bodleian Libraries, is the main resource for materials and information support in Hebrew and Jewish Studies at the University of Oxford. It has grown to become a unique repository of over 90,000 books, 1,000 periodical titles and well over 90,000 rare archival items. Together with the Bodleian Collection of Hebrew and Judaica manuscripts and early printed books, it constitutes one of the country’s foremost centres for Jewish Studies.

 

The Bodleian Libraries are seeking an enthusiastic and capable individual to join the Leopold Muller Memorial Library as the Library Assistant, working as ...
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