Learning and Teaching Librarian

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Learning & TEACHING Librarian

QA Higher Education, London   

OUR Role:

As Learning and Teaching Librarian you will enjoy both the day to day aspects required of an academic librarian alongside teaching information literacy skills to Business and Computing students and academic staff. Your day and week will be varied from developing learning materials and creating digital content for VLE’s and various teaching activities through to assisting with enquiries both face to face and over the telephone. Embedded teaching to groups will normally take place in classrooms across the campus, while and one to one drop-in support sessions – in the Library.

You will enjoy maximising the use of technologies such as reading lists and VLEs, producing and analysing reports to help evidence and communicate new approaches to colleagues and library users. You will have a flair for building and maintaining strong working relationships and understand the need for first class customer service to our student journey. Our role will require occasionally working at other campuses (currently – Birmingham and Manchester) and sites, and outside the office hours as required by the needs of the Service.

About you:

General education to degree level

Professional qualification, or working towards a professional qualification accredited by CILIP or equivalent (has to be completed within six month from the date of appointment)

Excellent IT skills with experience of email, MS Office Word, PowerPoint and Excel to intermediate level

Ability to meet the needs of learners from a wide range of backgrounds

Engaging communication and presentation skills

Experience of working in a library/information environment

Experience of library systems and services

Focused on delivering and promoting outstanding customer service

Willingness to undertake a DBS check prior to formal start date being confirmed

Evidence of Continuing Professional Development


About us:

QA Higher Education (QAHE) works in partnership with three different UK Universities offering a range of fully accredited UK higher education programmes from foundation level through to postgraduate degrees across modern, professional campuses in London, Birmingham and Manchester


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