(One-year fixed term contract, full-time)
Trinity College Library wishes to appoint an enthusiastic and hard-working Graduate Trainee for one year from September 2022. 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.
The salary is £20,600 per annum with further benefits, which include (subject to eligibility) a generous defined contribution pension scheme, free meal when on duty, a subsidised gym and a cycle to work scheme. The role is full time (36 ¼ hours per week).
The application and equal opportunities monitoring form which can be found below, should be returned to [email protected] by 5.00pm on Wednesday 26 January 2022. Interviews will take place in early February 2022.