Part-time Retail Assistant – Bodleian Libraries

Sep 08 2022

Bodleian Retail is responsible for generating income and profit for the Bodleian Libraries through on-site sales of merchandise.

As a Retail Assistant within the Bodleian Library you will work in both of their shops to contribute to the ongoing success of the department. You will have previous experience of working in a shop floor sales or Visitor Experience role, be self-motivated, dependable and pay attention to detail, with a commitment to providing the highest standards of customer service. You will provide support in all day-to-day operational tasks under the supervision of the Duty Manager.

This is a permanent, part-time role working 18 hours per week with regular weekend shifts.

You will be required to upload a supporting statement as part of your online application. Your supporting statement should list each of the essential and desirable selection criteria, as listed in the job description, and explain how you meet each one. CVs will not be considered.

The Bodelian’s staff and students come from all over the world, and they proudly promote a friendly and inclusive culture. Diversity is positively encouraged, through diverse groups and champions, as well as a number of family-friendly policies, such as the right to apply for flexible working and support for staff returning from periods of extended absence, for example shared parental leave.

Only applications received online before 12:00 midday (GMT/BST) on Wednesday 28 September 2022 can be considered. Interviews are expected to take place on Thursday 13 and Friday 14 October 2022.