Library Assistant

Bristol Campus BS1 6HG
Up to £16,000 (FTE) per annum depending on skills and experience, plus benefits
06 Feb 2019
17 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Part Time

The University of Law is one of the UK’s largest law schools and has trained more lawyers than anyone else. We combine years of experience with a modern fresh approach focused on ensuring our students achieve their career ambitions. Our success is built on continual innovation, and making sure we reflect the needs of today’s employers.

We are in an ongoing, exciting period of growth and expansion, as a result of that we are looking for outstanding people to join our committed and passionate team of professionals.

We currently have the following vacancy within our Library Team at the Bristol Campus.

You will assist in the provision of library and information services to students which will include operating the library management system, the issue and return of materials, maintaining a library environment that is conducive to study, responding to routine information or IT enquiries and assisting students and staff in the use of the library.  You will be required to work on your own and be responsible for the library so the ideal candidate will be familiar with fire safety and first aid procedures.

The successful candidate will have strong customer service and interpersonal skills. You will possess good IT literacy skills and be able to work as part of a team as well as on your own initiative. Experience of working in a Library or similar environment will be an advantage.

We offer an excellent range of competitive benefits including a generous annual leave allowance, private medical scheme, contributory pension scheme, life assurance, training and qualifications, and travel loans.

Please visit our website for a full job description, person specification and application form. Please email your completed application form to

Please note, CVs will not be considered and only application forms are accepted for this role.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Heather Robinson on 01483 218933 or email  

No agencies please.

Some posts within the University are subject to a DBS check - you will be notified of this during the application process.

The University of Law is committed to the equality of opportunity.

  • Type - Fixed Term Contract until end June 2020 (44 weeks during term time), Part Time, 16 hours per week (variable inc. evenings and weekends)
  • Location - Bristol
  • Salary - Up to £16,000 (FTE) per annum depending on skills and experience plus benefits
  • Closing date - Sunday 17 February 2019
  • Interviews to be held - Week commencing 25 February 2019