Job Title: Customer Service Assistant
Starting Salary: £21,189 with the opportunity to progress to a maximum of £21,575 per annum (pro rata for part-time)
Hours: 6 hours per week
Diversity: We are an inclusive employer and value a diverse workforce
Today’s public library is more than a collection of books. It’s a hub for community activities, a place to access digital technology and a gateway to reading, information and wellbeing. This means library staff need skills that are much more community focused. Today’s staff are inspiring, imaginative and come from all walks of life. Could you be one of them?
The successful candidate will be a friendly and confident person who is happy to work in a customer facing role. You will need to be organised and comfortable assisting customers to issue and return books. You will also be responsible for tidying shelves in alphabetical and numerical order and assisting with ad hoc library activities as required.
On a daily basis you will be interacting with customers, completing tasks to a deadline and knowing when to refer customer questions to an appropriate senior colleague. You will be joining a creative team and have the opportunity for involvement in community events. No one day is the same and having a positive and flexible attitude is important to this role.
You will be required to file alphabetically and numerically in order. An awareness of basic technology, Word, smart phones, tablets for example, maybe of use. No formal qualifications are required.
These are exciting times in the library service and this position allows you to play a pivotal role in helping to provide a welcoming environment for our customers.
For an informal discussion please contact: Nigel Braggins, Library Manager 07710 131159
Closing Date: 28.12.2022
Interview Date: 13.01.2023