Applications are invited for an appointment as Head of Collections (Sub-Librarian)
at NUI Galway.

This senior management position has responsibility for leading the management and development of excellent and relevant collections, ensuring seamless discovery and accessibility of collections in all formats. The Head of Collections is a member of the Library’s Senior Management Team and as such contributes to ongoing strategic planning, service development and policy making in the Library.

For informal enquiries, please email Monica Crump, Deputy University Librarian.

Additional information on the Unit is available at:

Information on the University’s Strategic Plan is available at:

€71,440 to €90,400 p.a (applicable to new entrants effective from January, 2011)
(This appointment will be made on the Sub-Librarian scale in line with current Government pay policy)

Closing date for receipt of applications is 17:00 (Irish Time) on Thursday, April 8th 2021. It will not be possible to consider applications received after the closing date.

Garda vetting may apply.

Appointments will be conditional on work authorisation validation.
Further details are available at

For more information and Application Form please see website: Applications should be submitted online.

Please note that appointment to posts advertised will be dependent upon University approval, together with the terms of the Employment Control Framework for the higher education sector.

National University of Ireland Galway is an equal opportunities employer.

National University of Ireland, Galway

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