Reader Services Supervisor in Bodleian Japanese Library and the KB Chen China Centre Library

This post requires a flexible, approachable, and dynamic individual to assist in the day-to-day running of the Bodleian Japanese Library and Bodleian KB Chen Library. The incumbent will play a proactive part in the delivery of high-quality information services while supporting the Bodleian Japanese Librarian in a range of activities and clerical tasks.

As a member of a small team of staff, the post-holder is required to work collaboratively within East Asian team. They will be expected to play a key role in projects to improve the Library whilst carrying out a wide range of administrative duties. This requires the ability to manage and prioritise a varied workload whilst upholding the Library’s strong commitment to providing outstanding customer service at all times.

The post holder will be based in the Bodleian Japanese Library and the KB Chen China Centre Library. This is a permanent, full-time post, working 36.5 hours per week.

You are required to submit a supporting statement with your application, outlining how you meet each of the selection criteria for the role (see the ‘How to Apply’ section for further details).

Our staff and students come from all over the world, and we proudly promote a friendly and inclusive culture. Diversity is positively encouraged, through diverse groups and champions, as well as a number of family-friendly policies, such as the right to apply for flexible working and support for staff returning from periods of extended absence, for example shared parental leave.

Only applications received online before 12:00 midday (BST) on Wednesday 26th October can be considered. Interviews are expected to take place on Friday 4th November 2022.

The link to the advert is below.