Central Saint Martins is looking to appoint two Library Assistants to assist in the delivery of high-quality, customer-focused library and open access IT services.
1 x full time position (35 hours):
- Term-time working hours are Mon-Fri, 10:00am – 6:00pm.
- Vacation periods working hours are Mon-Fri, 10:15am – 6:15pm.
1 x part time position (22 hours):
- Term time working hours are Tuesday & Thursday, 9:00am – 5:00pm, Wednesday 8:30am – 5:30pm.
- During vacation working hours will be from Tuesday & Thursday 9:00am – 5:00pm, Wednesday 9:15am –6:15pm.
In your answer to the first question on the application form please tell us which role(s) you are applying for.
You will take part in front-line services and administrative duties including assisting users with directional and initial information enquiries in person and online using our live chat service ASK, helping with the use of Library materials, dealing with account queries, as well as supporting students with general purpose software. You will also assist with the production of promotional and instructional guides to encourage students’ independent learning.
You will also keep the space in good order, for example through regular tidying and shelving, in accordance with best health and safety practice and security guidelines. You will also provide support for self-issue systems and IT.
Why join us?
Library Services is a university wide department delivering high quality services in support of teaching, learning and research, and this post is part of the Central Saint Martins Library Services team.
University of the Arts London is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six Colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts.
Every position within the University plays an important part in shaping future creative professionals and impacts on the future of so many creative industries.
You will have relevant experience in a library or customer service environment, and formal training or education to post-16 level. You will have experience of working as a member of a team, providing support, assistance and cover where needed. You will also be able to work independently and have excellent written and oral communication skills and be IT literate.
In return, we offer a competitive employment package including a salary that reflects working in London; an attractive pension scheme; and a commitment to your continuing personal and career development in an environment that encourages creativity, diversity and excellence.
If you have any queries, please contact Jaspreet Kaur via email at [email protected].
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Closing date: 15 August 2022 23:55
We are committed to creating diverse and inclusive environments for all staff and students to work and learn – a university where we can be ourselves and reach our full potential. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and Staff Support Networks. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds, including race, disability, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion and belief, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, and caring responsibility.