Director of Library and IT Services

Winchester, Hampshire (GB)
Competitive salary
07 May 2019
End of advertisement period
30 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Director of Library and IT Services
Full time, 37 hours a week
Competitive salary

The University of Winchester is seeking an outstanding candidate to lead their newly merged Library and IT Services department.

This is an exciting opportunity to shape the new department and its vision for the future.

The Director of Library and IT Services will bring the existing teams together and build a new integrated department that meets the needs of students, staff and other relevant stakeholders.

They will provide strategic leadership, creating and leading the implementation of a plan to integrate the departments and build a structure and culture that will enable greater collaboration, while also ensuring professional areas of specialism are maintained and celebrated.   

The Director will be an expert in Library and/or IT with significant experience in senior management, preferably within Higher Education.  The ability to work collaboratively and effectively with a wide range of stakeholders and to form strong working relationships within and outside the institution is essential.  The successful candidate will also need to demonstrate a commitment to customer service and enhancing the student and staff experience, and an innovative approach to the delivery of Library and IT Services. 

One of our core values is ‘individuals matter’.  As an employee at the University of Winchester, we are committed to your wellbeing and development. You will have access to a wide range of benefits and support, including complimentary access to the GetActive initiative, a comprehensive staff development programme, generous holiday entitlement and pension scheme.

Further details can be found on our website. Post No: LIB-A01 

Closing Date: 30 May 2019

Interview Date: 18 June 2019 

Applications should be made on line at

Please note that posts close at midnight on the date stated. CVs and late applications will not be accepted. Due to certificate of sponsorship restrictions this post is not open to applicants who require sponsorship to work at the University of Winchester.

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