Library and Learning Resources Support Assistant

Bedford College Group
14 Nov 2020
23 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
We have a great opportunity based at our Shuttleworth campus for a Library and Learning Resources Support Assistant to become a key member of our Student Services department.

As a Library and Learning Resources Support Assistant, you will play a pivotal role in the success of our students through:
  • Actively contribute to the effective and efficient day to day running of campus Libraries, maintaining a welcoming and orderly learning environment with high standards of customer care and close links with curriculum and other staff
  • Raising levels of learner retention, success and value added through the provision of an outstanding Library service with a focus on teaching and learning.
  • Proactively support learners in overcoming barriers to the successful completion of research and other learning tasks and to actively promote and facilitate the use of the full range of learning resources.

Our ideal candidates will have experience of delivering user education to groups of learners and give clear concise advice and instruction to learners and staff

and excellent IT skills, experience of Windows based applications, internet based research and willingness to develop new skills, alongside the following qualifications:
  • Good all round level of education to include Maths and English to GCSE (Grade A â€" C) or equivalent level (level 2)

Further details of the essential criteria for the post can be located within the Job Description.

About Us

The Bedford College Group aims to deliver world-class skills and education to the communities we serve. The Bedford College Group is comprised of Bedford College, Shuttleworth College, The Bedford Sixth Form, Tresham College and the National College of Motorsport.

Contract Type â€" Bedford College Professional Services Ltd (BCPS Ltd)

26 hours per week (0.52316 FTE) / 35 weeks per year

273 holiday per annum, pro rata

An Enhanced DBS check will be required and you will be required to declare any convictions, cautions, reprimands or final warnings, which would not be filtered in line with current guidance.

Interviews will be held on a date to be confirmed.

As a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, in the interests of business continuity The Bedford College Group has made the decision to conduct out interviews via Microsoft Teams. More information on Microsoft Teams interviews will be discussed at interview stage.