Oxford University Archives, part of the Department of Special Collections in the Bodleian Library, will have a vacancy in September for a temporary Archives Assistant.
BODLEIAN LIBRARY - OXFORD UNIVERSITY ARCHIVES
Temporary Archives Assistant
GRADE 3: Salary £17,179 - £19,822
There will be a vacancy in September 2011 for a Temporary (one year) Archives Assistant in the University Archives. This post is based in the Bodleian Library but work is also carried out at other sites within the University. Duties include answering enquiries, production of documents, sorting and listing, labelling and boxing documents, and assistance with the general administration of the Archives. The Archives office is situated at the top of a narrow staircase and some lifting and carrying of heavy volumes is involved. The post is an excellent opportunity for someone wishing to gain experience before seeking a professional archive qualification. The appointment will be for a fixed term from 12 September 2011 to 7 September 2012.
Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. For further details, including a job description and selection criteria, and to apply, please go to:
Applications must be received by midday on Wednesday 6 April 2011. Interviews will be held on 5 and 6 May 2011.
Keeper of the Archives
University of Oxford
Oxford OX1 3BG
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