Library Assistant Quedgeley Cluster

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Salary:£15,807.00 - £17,772.00 

Working Hours:16.5 

Job Share:No 

Employment Type:Fixed Term  

Location:Quedgeley Local Library, Bristol Road, GLOUCESTER, GL2 4PE Matson Local Library, Winsley Road, GLOUCESTER, GL4 6NG - GL2 4PE 

Closing date:24 March 2017 at midnight 

When it comes to delivering excellent customer service, few environments are more rewarding than a place that brings enjoyment, education and knowledge to a whole community. You will find this and a whole lot more at your local library.

We are currently looking for a member of staff to help us deliver this excellent customer service within the Central Locality, working in Quedgeley and Matson Libraries.  You will need a good IT and digital skills, enjoy working as part of a team, yet still able to use your own initiative and be able to use our resources in order to answer the wide range of enquiries we receive.

You will proactively promote the library services, participate in any activities and outreach work, and maintain a good knowledge of the library services in order to help customers gain maximum use of the facilities.

The role involves working with children on occasion. You will be required to work on Saturdays every other week.

Salary is per annum, pro rata.

No formal library qualifications are required but customer service experience is essential. 

See Timetable of hours in additional information.

For an informal discussion please telephone Sally Williams 01452 721266.


Application Information


Gloucestershire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people or vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We value diversity in our workforce and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

It is a legal requirement, under the Immigration Act 2016, that anyone appointed to a ‘customer facing role’ must be able to demonstrate an ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in fluent English.

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Only if you have difficulty accessing the information published online should you contact GCC Appointments & People Sourcing Team by telephone 01452-425888 or e-mail to quoting the vacancy reference number above.

If you wish to apply for this position on a secondment basis, please obtain approval from your current line manager that you may be released on a secondment before submitting an application form.