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Jobs

Thank you for your interest in Libraries Unlimited, a new independent staff and community owned organisation.

We currently have the following vacancies:

Customer Service Assistant (Job ref: TOT001)
Salary: £17,329 p.a. pro rata (£8.98 per hour)
Hours: 13.125 hours per week
Location: Totnes
Closing date: 7th August
Interview date: 15th August

We are looking for an enthusiastic people-focused person to join our customer service team at Totnes, a modern and well-located library at the heart of a vibrant market town. We are looking for someone with a passion for reading and customer service who is prepared to go “the extra mile” in ensuring that all customers leave Totnes Library knowing they have received the best possible experience. Although the post is primarily located in Totnes, the successful applicant may occasionally be requested to support other libraries in the surrounding area.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Ann Draisey ann.draisey@librariesunlimited.org.uk – 01803 659945

Rota:

Week 1
Tuesday – 10am – 4pm
Wednesday – 10am – 6.15pm

Week 2
Tuesday – 10am – 4pm
Friday – 10am – 4pm
Saturday- 9.00am – 1pm

Recruitment pack
Job description
Application form
Equality Monitoring Form

To apply, please download the Application Form and Equality Monitoring Form and send your completed application form to jobs@librariesunlimited.org.uk by 9.00am on the closing date.

 

Security and Facilities Officer (Job ref: EXC027)
Salary: £19,100 p.a. pro rata (£9.90 per hour)
Hours: 28.75 hours per week
Location: Exeter
Closing date: 10th August
Interview date: 17th August

The post of Security and Facilities assistant supports Exeter Library management team and staff to maintain the security of the building, including opening and closing the building when required, regular safety patrols, enforcement of library by-laws and responding to out of hours call outs.

The post-holder will take responsibility for the operation and maintenance of security and fire alarm systems and other building systems as well as general porterage duties across the building including the receipt and distribution of deliveries and cash collections. They will also be responsible for minor general maintenance and/or organising and dealing with contractors on site.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Callum Elliott-Archer mailto:callum.elliott-archer@librariesunlimited.org.uk07846098449

Rota:

Week 1
Monday – 8am – 2pm
Tuesday – 8am – 2pm
Wednesday 8am – 3.30pm
Saturday 8.15am – 5.30pm
Sunday 11.15am – 16.30pm

Week 2
Monday 12noon – 18.30pm
Tuesday 1pm – 7.30pm
Thursday 1pm – 7.30pm
Friday 12noon – 6.30pm

Recruitment pack
Job description
Application form
Equality Monitoring Form

To apply, please download the Application Form and Equality Monitoring Form and send your completed application form to jobs@librariesunlimited.org.uk by 9.00am on the closing date.

 

Independent Financial Trustee
Salary: Part-time, voluntary role
Time commitment: 10-12 days per annum
Location: Devon
Closing date: 5pm, 12th August

We are looking for an experienced and qualified financial professional to join our Board of trustees. We have ambitious plans to grow and develop our organisation, our people and our service, and we are seeking a skilled financial professional to support and enhance our existing skills and support our future growth and sustainability.

Join our organisation to help shape our modern, innovative and vibrant library service for the people of Devon and Torbay.

To apply, please send your CV, including details of two referees (these will not be contacted without your prior knowledge and consent) to info@librariesunlimited.org.uk.

Please include a supporting statement (of no longer than 2 pages) explaining how you believe your skills and experiences match the requirements of the role, directly addressing the person specification, and complete and return the Equality Monitoring Form.

Recruitment pack
Equality Monitoring Form

 

Customer Service Assistant (Job ref: TOR004)
Salary: £17,329 p.a. pro rata (£8.98 per hour)
Hours: 12.5 hours per week
Location: Torquay
Closing date: 24th July
Interview date: 1st August

We are looking for an enthusiastic people-focused person to join our customer service team at Torquay, one of the busiest libraries in the South West. Torquay Library delivers a wide range of services to a varied customer base, and hosts an extensive Local Studies collection. We are looking for someone with a passion for reading and customer service who is prepared to go “the extra mile” in ensuring that all customers leave Torquay Library knowing they have received the best possible experience. Although the primary base for the role is in Torquay, the postholder may occasionally be required to travel to other library service points in and around the Torbay area.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Eleanor Moss, Centre Manager eleanor.moss@librariesunlimited.org.uk 01803 208321

Rota:

Week 1
Tuesday – 10am – 1pm
Wednesday – 10am – 2pm
Friday – 9.15am – 1pm

Week 2
Tuesday – 10am – 1pm
Wednesday – 10am – 1pm
Friday – 9.15am – 1pm
Saturday- 9.30am – 2pm

Recruitment pack
Job description
Application form
Equality Monitoring Form

To apply, please download the Application Form and Equality Monitoring Form and send your completed application form to jobs@librariesunlimited.org.uk by 9.00am on the closing date.

 

 

Libraries Unlimited believes…

…in the unlimited potential of library services to make a positive difference to people’s lives and communities through a shared love of reading and access to high quality information and facilities.