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Please see below for details of an Information Skills Trainer & Outreach Librarian post we are advertising at
Closing date: 3rd December 2008
Interview date: 17th December 2008
Job Reference 293-30047
Job Title Information Skills Trainer & Outreach Librarian
Area of Work Newcomb Library
Employer Homerton University Hospital NHS Trust
Salary Band 6
Working pattern 30 Hours/Week
Job Type Permanent
Staff Group Administrative & Clerical
Pay Scheme Agenda for change
Pay Band 6
Closing Date 3/12/2008
The Homerton is an innovative and friendly Foundation Trust providing a wide range of services to the local community of Hackney and specialist services on a national level. Located in the multicultural east end of London we are situated close to the heart of the capital.
The Homerton is the closest hospital to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games Park and is the designated hospital for the Park. The Hospital has easy access to the M11and Stratford International railway station, with major improvements to transport planned in the lead up to the Games.
Information Skills Trainer & Outreach Librarian - Newcomb Library
Band 6 pro rata to £28,924-£38,591 pa.inc
30 hours per week
We are looking for an enthusiastic Information Skills Trainer to lead on the development and evaluation of a comprehensive information skills training programme which will support and encourage evidence based healthcare and clinical governance by those eligible to use the Newcomb Library and Information Service. The library provides a service to all students and staff based at the Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust as well as mental health and primary care staff and students.
You will have a degree or equivalent in librarianship or information science and previous experience in a healthcare setting. You will also have expertise in using electronic information resources including healthcare databases.
You will have excellent interpersonal, training and ICT skills, be able to work under pressure, be a good team player and able to work independently as required and have the ability to work with users with a wide range of needs, expectations and skill levels.
For further information please contact:
Isabel Cantwell, Library Manager, on 020 8510 7751.
Your supporting statement is used to determine your suitability for the post and should be used to demonstrate your relevant skills.
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Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
London E9 6SR
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