Casual Library Assistant

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Salary:£17,007.00 - £18,672.00 

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Employment Type:Casual  

Location:Coleford Library, GL16 8RH and Lydney Library,GL15 5HW - GL15 5HW 

Closing date:26 January 2018 at midnight 


We are looking for staff to join our pool of casual staff. You would be offered work covering the absence of other staff.

Work with us is exciting and varied with no two days being the same. This post offers flexible working hours, in friendly community focused Libraries.

We need people who live in or near to the Coleford or Lydney areas in order that when contacted you can respond at short notice to the available session. 

You will need excellent IT and digital skills, including using tablets. Team working is also important as is the ability, to use your own initiative to answer the wide range of enquiries we receive.

You will be expected to proactively promote the library; participate in children’s activities and have a good knowledge of all our services in order to help customers gain maximum use of the facilities.

No formal library qualifications are required however customer service experience is needed.

Salary £9.70 per hour - Flat rate. Hours worked are as and when required to cocver absences at Coleford and Lydney Libraries.

For further information please contact Seth Fright 01594 833351.

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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