Library Assistant

Recruiter
QA
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£19,000 per annum
Posted
27 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Due to planned growth, we are seeking to strengthen our library services provision at the Birmingham campus.

QA Higher Education (QAHE) works in partnership with three UK Universities to deliver a range of undergraduate and post graduate programmes in Business, Management, Marketing and Computing at its branch campuses in London, Birmingham and Manchester. Its focus is on delivery of high-quality learning and teaching to facilitate excellent student outcomes.

About The Opportunity

Working with a Campus Librarian and colleagues from other teams, the successful candidate will be at the centre of supporting a community of students and staff for achieving their ambitious academic objectives.

Most of your activities will be focused on:

  • answering enquiries or - if necessary - referring them to other staff
  • assisting students with using academic resources and systems
  • maintaining the safe and conducive to learning environment
  • taking part in long- and short-term projects for delivering the highest quality library service
  • taking part in managing one or more Virtual Learning Environments (VLE) (e.g. Moodle) - under the guidance from VLE Administrator

Applicants should have a degree and being able to demonstrate experience of engagement in a customer-focused role, good communication, interpersonal and IT skills, proven interest in the field of library and information work, and in working with students.