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Traineeships

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

 
 

Traineeship

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: €1,335 per month (from January 2019)
  • Travel expenses: one return trip reimbursed 
  • Health insurance: obligatory (at own initiative, or through the EUI) 

How to apply


If you wish to apply for a traineeship in 2020, please send the following documentation to [email protected]:

  • CV
  • 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]

Deadline for applications 31 October 2019 for placements in spring (beginning 1 February) and autumn (beginning 1 November) 2020.

Page last updated on 10 September 2019