Academic Services Librarian: Catalogue Manager/User Education Co-Ordinator

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
London (GB)
09 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Part Time


Contract: Permanent, part-time (06.FTE)
Salary: £29,373 - £35,249 p.a., pro-rata (Including LWA) 

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance is a forward thinking, contemporary and world-class Higher Education Institution with a vision to redefine the conservatoire for the 21st century. At the leading edge of music and dance training, it provides specialist education of the highest quality, which reflects the increasingly collaborative world of artistic practice and supports the lifelong career development of students and professional performing artists. 

The Laban Library, which supports teaching, learning, performance and research within the Faculty of Dance at the Conservatoire, seeks to appoint a part-time (0.6 F.T.E) Academic Services Librarian to become a central part of a small team. The role will include managing the catalogue related library operations, arranging and delivering initial inductions and follow up training sessions for staff and students, along with the day-to-day running of core services, including staffing the front desk, and carrying out general library tasks. The post holder will represent the department at a number of institutional groups and meetings, and have a lead role in identifying new resources to support the department’s and institution’s aims. They will provide direct library support for specific courses, lead the department’s delivery of user education, and perform some line management of library assistants. 

An undergraduate degree with a CILIP accredited postgraduate qualification is essential, along with a strong interest in the arts with the ability to work under pressure and on your own initiative. You will be IT-literate, customer-focussed, forward thinking, a good team player, and demonstrate a meticulous approach to detail. 

As an equal opportunities employer we positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

You can download a job pack and application form via our website

For any queries you can email or contact Chloe Roper, HR Services and Resourcing Officer on 020 8305 4382.

To apply for this position, please send your completed application form to the email address

CV’s will not be accepted unless accompanied by a completed application form.

Closing Date: Wednesday 25th April 2018 (No Agencies)

Interview Date: Week of 7th May 2018, likely the 10th May 2018

All of our taught programmes are validated by Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance.  Research degrees are validated by City University, London.

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales Company No. 51090. Registered Charity No. 309998.

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