Job Opportunity: Head Librarian (fixed-term to 31 March 2022)
Salary: £27,500 per annum
Closing date for expressions of interest: 12 noon, Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Interviews dates: Monday, 17 February 2020
The Scottish Poetry Library is seeking a motivated and innovative individual to join its small but dedicated team as our Head Librarian to manage and develop our physical and digital collections, and library service staff. The successful candidate will be a professionally qualified librarian. A commitment to providing high-quality customer services to develop a welcoming environment is important. Candidates should be able to demonstrate an affinity for and understanding of the cultural, social and wellbeing benefits brought about by public engagement and participation with poetry and poets.
As part of the Senior Management Team, the successful candidate will be able to help shape how the library service will deliver to the ambitions of our business plan and support our values of being welcoming, being compassionate and transforming lives through poetry.
To apply: Please send your CV with a covering letter to Asif Khan, SPL Director at firstname.lastname@example.org
If required, please have permission of your line manager before expressing an interest in the role.
For more information (Job Description, Role Summary, Specific Responsibilities, Person Specification), click here.