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Magdalene College


Applications are invited for a Library Assistant to work twenty hours a week for forty-three weeks a year, with three further weeks of paid leave. Some Saturday and bank holiday work will be required. The Library Assistant will assist in staffing the Pepys Library during the hours of public opening, and in the day-to-day running of the undergraduate College Library.

Candidates should be competent in word processing (Word for Windows on PC). Familiarity with MARC format cataloguing is desirable, and candidates must be prepared to undertake some MARC format cataloguing; training is available if necessary. Candidates should have a general interest in the Pepys collection and good public relations skills, though no detailed knowledge of the collection is required. Preference may be given to a graduate. The salary is at the rate of £7.20 an hour.

A job description, further details, and an application form are available from the College Office, Magdalene College, Cambridge, CB3 0AG (tel. 01223 332107, e-mail geh26@cam.ac.uk). Applications should include two references. The closing date for applications is 15 June 2001. Interviews will be held in late June or early July.

Magdalene College is an equal opportunities employer.

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Cambridge University Reporter, 23 May 2001