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Library Shop Assistant Trinity College Dublin, The University of Dublin

Trinity College Dublin seeks to appoint an assistant in the Library Shop and Online Fulfillment areas. Library Shop staff are an integral part of the Library / Visitors Attractions team and often the first point of contact a visitor will have with the Library. The appointee will join the team responsible for serving the one million visitors to the Old Library and Book of Kells Exhibitions annually. A panel will be formed from applicants not successful on this occasion but deemed appointable for future posts. In the event that a position becomes available within six months of the interview date, the candidates who are deemed appointable from this competition will be offered the next available post on the Library Shop team. This panel will only be open for six months from the date of interview, any position that becomes available after that time, will need to be applied for. Post Status: 2 year fixed term contract The hours of work offered are 37 hours per week with the current working hours 9am -5.30pm, five days out of seven on a rolling rota. Summer shifts will alternate as follows: Week 1 8am -4.30pm. Week 2 9.30am-6pm. Sunday & Public Holidays: Week 1: 9am-5pm. Week 2: 10am-6pm. Salary: Appointment will be made on the Library Shop Assistant 3 Merged salary scale at a point in line with Government Pay Policy [ per annum]. New entrants to the public sector will be placed on the 1st point of this scale. During the months of May to September extended opening hours may be in operation and a shift allowance of 16.67% will be paid. How to apply: If you are interested in this position, please visit our online jobs portal to view the full job advert and specification which outlines the application procedures. You will reach our application page by clicking the 'Continue to Application'. Please be advised we only accept applications through our online portal. Applications must be made by the date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. Late Applications will not be accepted. Closing Date for applications: 12 noon on the 22nd of November At Trinity, we are committed to equality, diversity, and inclusion. Trinity welcomes applications from all individuals, including those applicants with disabilities, those who may have had non-traditional career paths, those who have taken time out for reasons including family or caring responsibilities. We also welcome international applicants including those whom have been displaced due to war. We are ranked 3rd in the world for gender equality (Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2020) and we hold an Athena SWAN Bronze award, recognising our work to advance gender equality. The University is actively pursuing a Silver level award, which it has committed to achieving by 2025. Trinity is committed to supporting the work-life balance and to creating a family-friendly working environment. Skills: Microsoft Retail Customer Service Customer Care communication skills.

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