Grade III Library Assistant

(Fixed Term Contract 25.5 hours per week – Finishes Mid May 2019)

The Library Assistant will be required to assist in the pro-active, cost-effective and efficient delivery of the library service. The Library Assistant will assist in carrying out operational duties under the direction of the Librarian or staff member designated by the Librarian and will involve a range of duties from the list below:

Main duties:

  • To operate and maintain appropriate library systems
  • To shelve and tidy library materials
  • To process and prepare material for the library collection
  • To assist in User Education on library services
  • To assist in the production of library helpsheets, user guides etc.
  • To assist in archiving of material
  • To assist students with special needs
  • To assist in the implementation of the Institute Library rules and regulations
  • To undertake other duties as may be defined by the Institute Librarian

Hours of work: To be arranged

Desirable Skills:

  • Good written and oral communication skills.

  • Excellent PC and organisational skills.

  • Good knowledge of internet resources.

  • Experience working in a Library.

Salary (New Entrants): €23,353 to €39,110 (17 points)

The closing date for receipt of completed application forms is: 5.00pm Friday 30th November 2018.

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