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Jobs

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

We currently have the following vacancies:

Chief Executive (Job ref: CEO001)

Salary: £65,000—£77,000 p.a. subject to experience
Hours: 37 hours per week
Location: Exeter, with frequent travel around Devon and beyond
Closing Date: 4th February 2019 5.00pm
Selection Day: 22nd February

We are seeking an outstanding and inspirational individual to be our next Chief Executive, following the departure of our founding CEO.

You will need to be a confident and resilient leader with a successful track record of strategic and operational leadership in a changing and complex environment.

You will be an effective communicator to multiple audiences, with the analytical, social and emotional skills to lead Libraries Unlimited in this exciting next stage of our development to consolidate on our successes and build an entrepreneurial culture.

We are particularly looking for someone who recognises the social and economic value of libraries, is dedicated to the success of Libraries Unlimited, and able to lead and empower others to develop our services for the future.

Recruitment pack
CEO Advert
Equality Monitoring form
Working for Libraries Unlimited

To apply: If you think you have the energy, vision, passion and drive to lead Libraries Unlimited, please send your CV (including details of two referees) with a supporting statement which explains how your skills and experience match the role, and what you would bring to Libraries Unlimited, directly
addressing the person specification, and the equality monitoring form to ceorecruitment@librariesunlimited.org.uk by 5.00pm on the closing date.

For an informal discussion about this role, please email Executive Officer Sarah Howe to arrange a call with our Chair of the Board of trustees or current Chief Executive.

 

Library Supervisor (Job ref: NOR003)

Salary: £22,260  pro rata (£11.54 per hour)
Hours: 22.25 hours per week.
Location: Northam
Closing date: 4th February 2019 9.00am
Interview date: 12th February 2019

We are looking for a dynamic and people focussed individual to manage the day to day operations of Northam Library, leading the staff team and working with volunteers to deliver excellent services and customer care. The successful candidate will have supervisory experience, excellent digital abilities as well as the skills and enthusiasm to develop engaging and innovative events and activities, working with existing and new partners to exceed the needs and expectations of individuals and the community.

Rota:

Week 1
Monday 9.30am-5pm
Wednesday 9.30am-6pm
Friday 9.30am-5pm
Saturday 9.30am-1pm

Week 2
Monday 9.30am-5pm
Wednesday 9.30am-6pm
Friday 9.30am-5pm

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Tabitha Witherick on 07976 584697 or email tabitha.witherick@librariesunlimited.org.uk

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.

 

Finance & Stock Services Manager (Job ref: FIN001)
Salary: £40,000-£45,000 p.a.
Hours: 37 hours per week, Monday-Friday
Location: Cullompton/Exeter
Closing date: 20th January 2019 9.00am
Interview date: 28th January 2019

The Finance and Stock Services Manager will be responsible for all areas of the organisation’s financial and book stock processing, budgeting, and reporting.  Reporting to the Director of Finance and Operations, the post holder will support the wider organisation through the provision of quality processes and management information as well as managing operational relationships with external stakeholders and service providers.  This role will line manage 6 people with a total team of around 30 staff.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Karen Best on 07976 584708 or email karen.best@librariesunlimited.org.uk

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.