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Development Day for Library Assistants (repeat)


11:59 pm

Event Type

Development day for library assistants
Mon 21 Nov 2005, repeated on Mon 13 Feb 2006
Dr Seng Lee Room, 4th floor, Senate House Library,
9.30 – 4.00pm

CPD25 is pleased to offer a full day seminar for library assistants. It is suitable for graduate trainees, frontline staff, and others who are interested in moving upwards or onwards and considering their options for obtaining qualifications while working.


9.30 – 10.00 Registration and refreshments

10.00 – 10.10 Introductions and housekeeping

10.10 – 11:40 NVQs – Liz Annetts (Assistant Director, User Services and Staff
Development, Brunel University Library and NVQ Assessor)

11.40 – 12.30 ECDL – Chris Slocombe (National Account Manager [ECDL],
British Computer Society)

12 30 – 1.30 Lunch

1.30 – 2.00 Job applications and marketing your skills (Suzanne Wheatley,
Senior Recruitment Consultant, CILIP INFOMatch)

2:00 – 2:20 CILIP Certification, accredited routes and Chartership – Michael
Martin (Adviser, Qualification and Professional Development, CILIP)

2.20 – 2.30 Questions, discussion

2.30 – 3.00 Career moves and transferable skills – Gerry Power (Access Librarian, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, Schools of Advanced Study, University of London)

3.00 – 3.15 Break

3.15 – 4.00 Small group break out sessions – Gerry Power

4.00 Close.

Organisers/facilitators are: Diana Herman (, Sally Maitland (, Cathy Parr (

Cost is £50 for CPD25 members, £80 for M25 affiliate members and £100 for other institutions, including lunch and refreshments.

Please note that there are limited places available for this event. Cancellations less than one week before the event will be charged a 50% cancellation fee. In the event of a ‘no-show’ on the day, the full fee will be charged.

Please book online at

Or fill in the form below and send to Dave Puplett:

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