Current Opportunities

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Graduate Trainee Library Assistant, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (2 posts)

An opportunity to work in one of Europe's great legal research libraries, based within the University of London, with a mission to provide national research library and information services in law. We have two full time Graduate Trainee Library Assistant posts as one-year fixed term contracts. The training post is designed for graduates carrying out a year of work experience and training prior to attending library school. 

Salary : £19,243 per annum
Employment Type: Fixed Term
Department: School of Advanced Study
Sub-Department: Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (IALS) - non academic
Hours Per week:
Closing Date: 31/01/2017

Graduate Trainee Library Assistant, Institute of Classical Studies (1 post)

The Institute of Classical Studies Library is seeking to appoint a Graduate Library Trainee for the academic year 2017-2018 (August to August). The post is a one-year fixed term training post designed for graduates carrying out a year of work experience and training prior to attending library school.

Salary : £19,243 per annum
Employment Type: Fixed Term
Department: School of Advanced Study
Sub-Department: Institute of Classical Studies (IClS) - non academic
Hours Per week:
Closing Date: 31/01/2017

Graduate Trainee Library Assistant, Institute of Historical Research (1 post)

An opportunity to work in one of Europe's great historical research libraries, part of the University of London. The Graduate Trainee Library Assistant post is a one-year fixed term training post designed for graduates carrying out a year of work experience and training prior to attending library school. 

Salary : £20,852 per annum
Employment Type: Fixed Term
Department: School of Advanced Study
Sub-Department: Institute of Historical Research (IHR) - non academic
Hours Per week:
Closing Date: 31/01/2017

Graduate Trainee Library Assistant, The Warburg Institute (2 posts)

The Library of The Warburg Institute is looking to appoint two dynamic, personable, customer service-orientated individuals to the position of Graduate Library Trainee for 2017/18.

Salary : £19,243 per annum
Employment Type: Fixed Term
Department: School of Advanced Study
Sub-Department: The Warburg Institute (WI)
Hours Per week: 35 hours per week
Closing Date: 31/01/2017

Institute Administrator (ILAS)

The School of Advanced Study is seeking an Institute Administrator to be responsible for the overall day to day operations of the Institute of Latin American Studies. 

Salary : £29,217 -£40,448
Employment Type: Open ended
Department: School of Advanced Study
Sub-Department: Institute of Latin American Studies (ILAS) - non academic
Hours Per week: 35 hours per week
Closing Date: 25/01/2017

Postdoctoral Fellow in Caribbean Studies

We are seeking a suitably experienced individual to survey the holdings on the Caribbean in Senate House Library, and the libraries of the Institute of Historical Research and the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (FCO Commonwealth collection) with the aim of producing an online presence for these collections and identifying resources for digitization. The appointee would be expected to promote the collections through social media and a launch event for embassies, Caribbean support groups, and other stakeholders. 

Salary : £34,030 (pro-rata) per annum
Employment Type: Fixed Term (part-time)
Department: School of Advanced Study
Sub-Department: Institute of Latin American Studies (ILAS) - academic
Hours Per week: 21 hours per week
Closing Date: 29/01/2017

Postdoctoral Fellow in Modern Languages (Romance Languages)

The Institute of Modern Languages Research is seeking a postdoctoral fellow (full-time fixed-term until July 2017) to survey the holdings on Modern Languages (Romance languages: French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Catalan and others) in Senate House Library and the libraries of primarily the Institute of Historical Research, the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies and the Institute of Commonwealth Studies.

Salary : Starting at £34,030 per annum
Employment Type: Fixed Term
Department: School of Advanced Study
Sub-Department: Institute of Modern Languages Research (IMLR)
Hours Per week: 35 hours per week
Closing Date: 31/01/2017

Research Fellow in Library and Information Science on the COACS project

The Institute of Classical Studies is running a one-year pilot project Cataloguing Open Access Classics Serials (COACS), in collaboration with the Combined Library of the ICS and of the Hellenic and Roman Societies, and colleagues in the UK, Germany and the USA. 

Salary : Starting at £34,030 per annum
Employment Type: Fixed Term
Department: School of Advanced Study
Sub-Department: Institute of Classical Studies (IClS) - academic
Hours Per week:
Closing Date: 17/01/2017