Assistant Librarian/Cataloguer

Leo Baeck College is seeking to recruit a part-time Assistant Librarian/Cataloguer. This is an excellent opportunity to support our warm and interesting community of library users and catalogue a fascinating and diverse range of material.

The Assistant Librarian/Cataloguer will be primarily responsible for cataloguing and classifying new acquisitions and donations as well as responding to queries from students, faculty and visitors. They will work closely with the Librarian, deputising when necessary and be part of the wider College Team.

The ideal candidate will have experience of cataloguing and working in an academic/specialist library and should be able to work on their own initiative. Some background in Jewish Studies and knowledge of Hebrew would be desirable.

The post is 9 hours per week, ideally to be worked over two days between Monday and Thursday, but alternative arrangements would be considered for the right candidate.

Click here for  Job Description and application form or for  further information contact Rhona Lesner on 020 8349 5621 or email

Closing date for applications: 15th January 2019. Interviews will take place at the end of January. Candidates will be expected to undertake a simple cataloguing exercise at interview.


Leo Baeck College
Sternberg Centre for Judaism
80 East End Road, Finchley N3 2SY

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