Library Assistant - Nailsworth Library

Reference:2/CF/18/234 

Salary:£15,807.00 - £17,772.00 

Working Hours:17.5 

Job Share:No 

Employment Type:Fixed Term  

Location:Nailsworth Library, Old Market, Nailsworth - GL6 0DU 

Closing date:29 April 2018 at midnight 

£15,807.00 - £17,772.00 Pro Rota

Fixed term for 12 months from date of appointment


We are currently looking for a member of staff to help us deliver a high standard of customer service directly to the public at Nailsworth Library.  

You will need excellent IT and digital skills, enjoy working as part of a team which includes library volunteers.

You need to be able to use initiative and be confident working without direct supervision for most of the week.

You will be expected to proactively promote the library by engaging with the wide range of customers who visit and to organise & deliver children’s activities.

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


Working Hours:


Week 1
Monday 9.30 – 1
Wednesday 9.30 – 5
Friday 9.30 - 6

Week 2
Wednesday 9.30 – 5
Friday 9.30 – 6
Saturday 9.30 – 1

For an informal discussion please Lucy Yarham - Lucy.yarham@gloucestershire.gov.uk or call 01453 767612

If you are shortlisted you will be expected to participate in a practical exercise to deliver customer care to members of the public.

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.

Below you will also find links to the Job Profile and Guidance Notes. Click ‘Apply’ to continue.

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 ContactUs@gloucestershire.gov.uk 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.

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