Library Graduate Trainee

Trinity College Library wishes to appoint an enthusiastic and hard-working Graduate Trainee for one year from September 2018. The post offers an ideal opportunity to gain a wide range of experience in a busy academic library before embarking on a career in library and information work. The primary aim of the post is to support the work of the library and prepare the trainee for a postgraduate course in library and information studies. The post involves a wide variety of work with both the undergraduate and the older collections. In addition, the trainee will have the opportunity to work on a special project in the Wren Library.

The successful candidate will have or be expected to be awarded a good honours degree, have an interest in librarianship as a career, have experience of library work and good IT skills together with excellent communication skills, ability to work on their own initiative as well as part of a team.

Salary £19,305 pa plus benefits

The closing date for the receipt of completed applications is  26 January 2018. Interviews will take place in early February 2018.

For further particulars and an application form, please see below

Job description

Application form

Equal opportunities monitoring form