Library Assistant

BasementDelivery

£11.05 Per Hour

Full Time

Temporary

St Pancras, Greater London

Administration

Posted about 1 month ago

Expires in 7 days

Job Description
One of the largest libraries in the world based in Euston, Central London is in urgent need of Assistants to support them within their basements which are up to 4 floors below ground containing millions of rare artifacts and documents. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a wonderful team and a historic British institution

Job purpose:

To deliver exceptional levels of customer service through the provision of access to the collections both to Readers in the reading rooms and other remote and internal users. Also to play a role in the maintenance both of storage areas and the collection by contributing to collection moves and Preservation requirements.

Main tasks
  • Expected to demonstrate a willingness to take on a range of tasks, as appropriate, in own or other departments/directorates to support the delivery of the Library's services as required by line management
  • Undertake tasks involved in the delivery and planning of key areas of operation such as:
    • Placing of new material in storage areas
    • Maintenance of collection storage capacity including implementation of enabling collection moves
    • Retrieval, delivery, and replacement of collection items
    • Provision of Reading Room services to Readers
    • Audit of collection material held in storage areas
    • Boxing of items requiring preservation
Additional information

Work within the collection storage areas may be physically demanding requiring a lot of walking and manual handling.
The person is expected to work flexibly as required
Excellent timekeeping

8 am - 4 pm Monday to Saturday (Day off in the week)

All successful candidates must be able to pass a DBS check

I will be contacting candidates today and tomorrow for shortlisting so please do submit your CV asap 




Imran Makda

Imran.makda@pertemps.co.uk

02074 302446

Division 775

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