Thank you for your interest in joining the SLIC team. The Scottish Library and Information Council is committed to promoting Equality, Diversity and Inclusion and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.

SLIC is the independent advisory body to the Scottish Government for library and information related services. Following the introduction of a new management structure to support the increased workload SLIC is undertaking, we have undergone a period of transformation.

As a result, there are a number of job opportunities for keen, enthusiastic and well-motivated individuals to join the SLIC team in 2019. This will assist in the delivery of innovative projects and provide support to the organisation and its members. 

PERMANENT (35hrs per week)

SALARY: Up to £28,000

The Scottish Library and Information Council (SLIC) is recruiting a Business Support Officer to support the organisation with the management of the Public Library Improvement Fund (PLIF) and engagement with Public Library Members, as well as arrange member focussed events and support the SLIC Board

SLIC is seeking an enthusiastic and well-motivated individual to take this area of work forward while working as part of the Business Support team. The successful candidate will have excellent organisational skills and an ability to work to tight timelines. The post may require occasional travel however it will be based in Glasgow.

HOW TO APPLY

To apply please visit s1jobs.com The deadline for applications is 12 noon on MONDAY 21st JANUARY 2019

You can find out more information about the role by downloading the Public Libraries Business Support Officer Job Description.

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FIXED TERM – 20 months (35hrs per week)

SALARY: Up to £28,000

The Scottish Library and Information Council (SLIC) is recruiting a Business Support Officer to support the organisation with the management of the School Library Improvement Fund (SLIF) and engagement with school libraries, as well as arrange member focussed events and support the School Library Strategy Implementation Group. 

SLIC is seeking an enthusiastic and well-motivated individual to take this area of work forward while working as part of the Business Support team. The successful candidate will have excellent organisational skills and an ability to work to tight timelines. The post is based in Glasgow though occasional travel may be required.

HOW TO APPLY

To apply please visit s1jobs.com The deadline for applications is 12 noon on MONDAY 21st JANUARY 2019

You can find out more information about this role by downloading the School Libraries Business Support Officer Job Description.

FIXED TERM – 9 months (35hours per week)

SALARY: Up to £32,000 - Secondments considered

The Scottish Library and Information Council (SLIC) is recruiting an Information Literacy Project Manager to develop an Information Literacy Toolkit for School Libraries across Scotland. This role follows the publication of Vibrant Libraries, Thriving Schools: A national strategy for School Libraries in Scotland 2018- 2023 in September 2018.

The high-profile project will support staff in school libraries across Scotland to deliver a consistent information literacy package. The output will enable users to engage with the toolkit remotely. The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic and well-motivated individual who will work with school library services, the education community and key stakeholder groups to facilitate the development of the information literacy offer and its implementation.

The role is based in Glasgow but will involve travel, in some cases overnight. SLIC will consider secondments for this post, which is also suitable for flexible working.

An appreciation of school libraries and a qualification in librarianship/information science and/or experience of working in a school library is desirable.

HOW TO APPLY

To apply please visit s1jobs.com The deadline for applications is 12 noon on MONDAY 21st JANUARY 2019

You can find out more information on the role by downloading the Information Literacy Project Manager Job Description.

FIXED TERM TO 31ST AUGUST 2018 (35hrs per week)

SALARY: Up to £28,000 - Secondments considered

The Scottish Library and Information Council (SLIC) is recruiting two Project Officers to oversee the roll out of Every Child a Library Member (ECALM) across Scotland, following a highly successful pilot.

SLIC is seeking enthusiastic and well-motivated individuals to take this project forward. The posts are suitable for flexible working and successful candidates must be able to travel across Scotland. SLIC will also consider secondments for these roles.

An appreciation of the innovative direction which public libraries across Scotland are taking and a qualification in librarianship/information science and/or experience of working in public libraries is desirable.

HOW TO APPLY

To apply please visit s1jobs.com The deadline for applications is 12 noon on MONDAY 21st JANUARY 2019

You can find additional information by downloading the ECALM Project Officers Job Description.

PROJECT OFFICER (ONE CARD)

FIXED TERM – 12 months (21hours per week)

SALARY: Up to £28,000 - Secondments considered 

Following a highly successful pilot the Scottish Library and Information Council (SLIC) is recruiting a Project Officer to oversee the roll out of ONE CARD across Scotland.

SLIC is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and well-motivated individual to take this project forward. Following a positive pilot of ONE CARD in the North of Scotland, SLIC is looking for a Project Officer to work with public library services, library management system suppliers and key stakeholder groups to facilitate the expansion of this innovative library offer.

The role will involve travel, in some cases overnight, and is based in Glasgow. SLIC will consider secondments for this role, which is also suitable for flexible working.

An appreciation of library management systems and a qualification in librarianship/information science and/or experience of working in public libraries is desirable.

HOW TO APPLY

To apply please visit s1jobs.com The deadline for applications is 12 noon on MONDAY 21st JANUARY 2019

You can find additional information by downloading the One Card Project Officer Job Description.