Library Assistant

Reference:1/CR/21/396 

Salary:£18,933.00 - £19,698.00 pro rota

Working Hours:18.5 

Job Share:No 

Employment Type:Fixed Term  

Location: Brunswick Road, Gloucester, - GL1 1HT 

Closing date:03 August 2021 at midnight 

Fixed term until June 2022

We are currently looking for a member of staff who enjoys being creative to help us deliver excellent customer service at Gloucester Library.

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 and children’s 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 working hours of this post are: Mon 8:30-2, Tues: 2-7, Thurs:10-7



No formal library qualifications are required but demonstrated, high quality customer service experience is needed.

For an informal discussion please contact Louise Shapcott 01452 426989 louise.shapcott@gloucestershire.go.uk

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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