Assistant Librarian

Magdalen College
24 May 2019
17 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time



Assistant Librarian (FULL-TIME)

(Reference Number: LI19001)

Applications are invited for the full-time role of Assistant Librarian at Magdalen College, Oxford.

Salary: GBP22017 to GBP25,482 (Grade 4 of the University of Oxford Pay Scale) plus benefits

Application deadline: Monday 17 June 2019

Magdalen is one of the largest colleges in Oxford with a very strong and exciting academic profile, which includes one of Oxford's busiest college libraries and archives. The appointee will join the Library & Archives team which is at the heart of the College's heritage and academic life, reporting to the Deputy Librarian. The post holder will have some previous experience working in an academic library and will have gained a thorough foundation through coursework and training. They will assist in running a responsive and friendly library service which meets the needs of the College's members, helps to project the College's lively intellectual atmosphere, and engages with alumni and researchers at national and international levels.

Applicants should have a good undergraduate honours degree; professional library qualifications from a CILIP accredited institution; some academic library experience, preferably including experience of working in a collegiate setting; experience or exposure to IT systems, cataloguing software, and digitisation; a good understanding of electronic information resources and digital media more generally; familiarity with Data Protection, Copyright and Freedom of Information legislation; ability to work on one's own, and to manage volunteers; a readiness to contribute to, and enjoy, the wider intellectual and social life of Magdalen; initiative, energy, and enthusiasm.

For further details please visit our website.

Magdalen College is an equal opportunities employer

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