Posted Tuesday, 7th May 2013
Regent’s Park College (RPC), a Permanent Private Hall of the University of Oxford, has a full-time, grant- funded position for an Antiquarian Cataloguer. RPC has secured funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) and the Baptist Union’s Newington Court Fund to deliver an exciting project which will enable The Angus Library and Archive (The Angus) to realise its full potential as a treasure trove of primary sources.
For more information regarding this position or to request an information pack please contact the Project Administrator, firstname.lastname@example.org or (01865)288142.
Closing date is 5pm Friday 24thMay 2013. Interviews will be held on Monday 3rd June 2013.
Posted Tuesday, 7th May 2013
Posted Wednesday, 24th April 2013
What types of volunteering opportunities do you offer at The Angus?
There are many different ways to get involved with the work of The Angus. We would like to hear from you regarding what your interests are and see how your skills, gifts and abilities can be used to help us continue to develop The Angus.
We are recruiting for the following roles:
– General Angus Volunteer
– Archiving for the Future Volunteer
– Education Research Volunteer
– Exhibition Guiding Volunteer
– Exhibition Interpretation Volunteer
– Exhibition Research Volunteer
– Student Support Volunteer
– Digital Preparation Volunteer
– Volunteer Advocate
If you are interested in any of the above roles and would like a detailed role description, please email: email@example.com
What benefits are there to volunteering and what training will I receive?
Volunteering is fun and fulfilling! Whilst many people chose to volunteer in order to gain valuable experience for their CV, there are also plenty of other reasons to volunteer, including:
– Learning new skills
– Helping others
– Meeting new people and becoming part of a team
– Finding out about local history and enriching the local community
– Improving your employability through training and development
We will provide an induction tailored to each volunteer position, including: Background History, Information about The Angus and its Collections, Health and Safety, Handling Fragile Documents, Equal Opportunities, Safeguarding Policy, Volunteer Policy, and Procedures.
We will also provide relevant training agreed upon according to an individual’s development needs.
How much time must I give and is there a minimum commitment?
The Angus Library is open 9.30am – 4.30pm (Monday – Friday).
Volunteer hours will be agreed upon with each individual; the majority of volunteer work will take place within the opening hours, however some roles do require weekend hours which will be specified within the role description.
What skills and experience do you ask for?
To request a role description detailing what skills are required, please email the title of the role that you are interested in to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Volunteer placements are made after an informal chat during which the applicant’s skills, talents, interests and desires will be discussed so that a suitable role can be determined.
Can I claim for my expenses?
We will reimburse all reasonable volunteer expenses, such as travel costs. We are also able to provide lunch if a volunteer is on site between 1pm-2pm.
Will I have to undergo a police check?
The need for a police check depends on the volunteering role and will be specified in the role description.
Are there any age limits?
We currently only accept volunteers aged 18 or over. There are no upper age limits to volunteering at The Angus.
How do I apply to be a volunteer?
Please send an email stating your interest to: email@example.com
Application forms can be downloaded, please click here and send the form to the above email address or post them to:
Anja Clark, Angus Library and Archive, Regent’s Park College, Pusey St, Oxford OX1 2LB
If you have any further questions about volunteering, please let us know.
Posted Wednesday, 20th March 2013
The closing date for applications for the Learning & Participation Officer is tomorrow, 21st March at 12pm Midday!!
If you still wish to apply, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for an application pack.Categories: Uncategorized
Posted Tuesday, 5th March 2013
We are now looking to recruit a new position in connection with the HLF project:
A job description can be found on our website
Posted Friday, 18th January 2013
The main part of a HLF Round 2 application is the Activity Plan.
This is a comprehensive document that discusses in detail the project and more specifically the outreach activities that will be udertaken as part of the project.
If you would like to look at the Activity plan it is now available to view online here
If you have any questions or comments you can wither post them at the bottom of this post or email us at email@example.comCategories: Uncategorized