Assistant Librarian – Physical Library Supervisor

The Sixth Form College, Colchester, Colchester

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Job Ref No. ECC8600-242S Position Type: Library Pay Range: Actual Salary: £21,630.81 p.a.
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 04/07/2022 Midday Date of Interviews: 11th July 2022  

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37 hours per week, term time + 10 days per year
Actual Salary: £21,630.81 p.a.

We require an Assistant Librarian in a supervisor role to join our small, College library team. The Physical Library Supervisor is required to co-ordinate and oversee our learning resources with an emphasis on the physical Library, including Acquisitions, Overdues, Cataloguing, Stock Check and Borrower Queries. All members of the Library team are also required to act as Subject Librarians and lead in liaison with named academic departments.

The successful candidate must be keen to work with and inspire students in a young adult environment. A responsible attitude, good time management and the ability to remain positive when under pressure are required. The successful candidate must demonstrate excellent communication and IT skills, be able to work as part of the team, have some previous experience in a similar environment and be able to undertake the physical aspects of the job.

For full details and a College Application Form (which is required in all instances) please visit our website Unaccompanied CVs and third-party applications will not be accepted.

Closing Date: Monday 4th July 2022, 12 noon

Interviews: 11th July 2022

The college is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Information about the School

The Sixth Form College, Colchester is one of the largest and most successful 16-19 providers of general sixth form education in the country Our aim is to provide broad, high quality academic and general education programme Currently we have 3150 full time students on roll and the importance of the development of each individual student is recognised. Operating as a young adult environment the College provides a bridge between the worlds of school and of higher education or employment.

As a large and innovative college a great deal of emphasis is placed on career development and training for all staff with opportunities to gain further qualifications and enhanced skills. Support, guidance, and development are offered to meet particular career needs. We value diversity and we are an equal opportunities employer.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.

Information about the school

Contact Information

Human Resources Department
The Sixth Form College
North Hill, Colchester
Essex, CO1 1SN
Telephone: 01206 500744/5