Senior Digital Librarian

Birmingham, United Kingdom
£32,348 - £34,308 per annum
24 Mar 2023
End of advertisement period
21 Apr 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

Salary: £32,348 - £34,308 per annum
Contract Type: Permanent, Full-time
Closing Date: 21-04-2023 12 Midday
Support/Academic/Management: Support

University College Birmingham is expanding into new and diverse qualifications, therefore UCB Library is recruiting a Senior Digital Librarian to be at the forefront of our resource expansion.

This role will suit a candidate with strong digital skills, who is passionate about the important role libraries play in the contemporary educational environment. It is well-suited for somebody eager to expand their range of experience across multiple areas of librarianship as well as providing an exposure to higher level management and decision making.

UCB Library sits within the expanding and successful Learning Services department, a key part of the 2022 Whatuni Student Support award. You will join an excellent team of librarians and assistants, working to deliver a high-quality educational experience for our diverse student base who study on-campus and/or online, providing them with cutting-edge books, journals and learning resources.

Closing Date - Friday 21 April 2023 at midday.


  • 38 days’ paid leave per year (26 days’ annual leave plus 12 bank holiday and concessionary days)
  • Local Government Pension scheme
  • Private healthcare 
  • Excellent staff development opportunities 
  • Salary sacrifice car leasing, tech and cycle schemes 
  • Heavily-subsidised on-site car parking 
  • Free Gym Membership 
  • Employee Assistance Programme 

Standard information:

UCB is an equal opportunities employer.

University College Birmingham is proud to have been voted UK University of the Year in the prestigious 2022 Whatuni Student Choice Awards. We are also the best university for Student Support. The awards are voted for by students showcasing the incredible relationships we foster here at University College Birmingham between Staff and Students.

University College Birmingham works in partnership with the University of Warwick - Ranked eighth in the 2023 Guardian League Tables and 10th in the UK in the QS World University rankings 2023.  

All applicants for employment at the University will be expected to demonstrate an understanding of the principles of Safeguarding and the PREVENT agenda in the context of further and higher education.

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