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Traineeships

The EUI Library has openings for a limited number of remunerated traineeships every year

 

Job details


The EUI Library is a small vibrant academic library meeting the research needs of EUI Professors, Fellows and PhD Researchers in the Social Sciences.

Our services include InterLibrary Loan, Circulation, Acquisitions, Institutional Repository and Open Science, Cataloguing, Electronic Resources Management, Integrated Library Systems and Journals.

Our trainees have the opportunity of working in these services, carrying out both basic day to day library tasks but also being part of special projects.

 

Qualifications Required


  • Candidates must hold a degree or post-graduate diploma in Library and Information studies (obtained no more than eighteen months prior to traineeship start date). Candidates who are currently obtaining these qualifications will also be considered
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work in an international team 
  • Excellent knowledge of English and good knowledge of a second EU language 

Conditions for Eligibility


Being a national of a European Union member state, or of a candidate country which benefits from a pre-accession strategy (nationals of non-member states may be accepted depending on resources available).

Type and Duration


Remunerated twelve-month traineeship, the first three months of which constitute a trial period.

Grant, Benefits and Insurance


  • Maintenance grant: €1,380.00 per month (subject to variation)
  • Travel expenses: one return trip reimbursed 
  • Health insurance: obligatory (at own initiative, or through the EUI) 

How to apply


The deadline has now passed for applications to be sent for traineeships in 2023.  The next call will be for traineeships in 2024, which will open in 2023.

If you wish to apply for a traineeship in 2024, please send the following documentation to [email protected]:

  • CV (which includes an indication of nationality)
  • Motivation letter

You should ask for two people, not related to you, to send a reference testifying to your character, experience, and/or skills, directly to l[email protected]

Any enquiries should be sent to [email protected]

 

Page last updated on 04 November 2022

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