Senior Library Assistant (Gloucester Library)

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Salary:£18,426.00 - £19,945.00 

Working Hours:37 

Job Share:No 

Employment Type:Fixed Term  

Location:Gloucester Library Brunswick Road Gloucester - GL1 1HT 

Closing date:28 December 2018 at midnight 


We are looking for someone with customer service and supervisory experience who thrives on multi-tasking. You will need to be enthusiastic, proactive and have excellent people skills. 

Your role will be to support the Librarian Team Leader in managing day to day services and supervising staff at Gloucester Library. You will provide direct customer service and, in conjunction with the Team Leader, will be responsible for the deployment of staff, management of administrative tasks and banking and for maintaining good working relationships with partners and volunteers. 

The role includes working in the evenings and on Saturdays and working with Children in a Library setting from time to time.  The role is fixed term for 1 year from start date.  For Pattern of Hours please see Extra Information on document library.

For an informal discussion please contact Louise Shapcott either by emailing or tel 01452 426989.

Interview date 21st January 2019.

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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