Academic Liaison Librarian

York, North Yorkshire
07 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
04 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Salary - £28,098 - £32,548 per annum (pro rata)

Part time, permanent position (18.5 hours per week to be worked over a minimum of 3 days per week - Monday to Friday)

York St John University is an outstanding university, known for its academic excellence and responsive nature, always putting the student at the heart of everything it does. Our magnificent campus is located in the centre of the historic City of York. Our eleven-acre site on Lord Mayor's Walk is in a stunning setting facing the world-famous York Minster across the city walls.

After investing over £110 million in our campus and facilities, establishing nine academic schools and developing a suite of attractive, contemporary courses, we have become the fastest growing university in the UK in terms of UCAS acceptances. There has never been a more exciting time to join us.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, pro-active individual to the post of Academic Liaison Librarian (0.5 FTE) in the Directorate of Information, Learning and Estates. Working with others in the Academic Services Team, your focus will be to provide and develop Digital and Information Skills training, provide resource support, develop the University’s collections and contribute to the validation and revalidation of programmes and portfolio areas.

Essential skills for this post include customer focus, excellent communication, self-motivation, the ability to work collaboratively and a focus on information literacy.

What we offer:

  • 39 days’ annual leave per year*
  • Flexible working scheme
  • Defined benefit pension scheme
  • A range of staff discounts and healthcare benefits
  • Cycle to work scheme

The University campus is situated in York City Centre with a wide range of nearby amenities, including public transport links, shops, bars, cafes, restaurants.

*Annual leave is inclusive of flexible annual leave allowance, discretionary closure days and bank-holidays.

Please note that CVs will not be accepted in place of the application form.

We are committed to diversity and inclusion within our workforce and welcome applications from all backgrounds.

Closing date – 1 April 2018 at midnight

Provisional interview date –  17th April 2018