£2,816 per annum for 6 hours per week based at Bookham Library, Townshott Close, Bookham KT234DQ.
£1,407 per annum for 3 hours per week based at CaterhamValley Library, Stafford Road, Caterham CR3 6JG, and also working at Caterham Hill Library, Westway, Caterham CR3 5TP.
£2,816 per annum for 6 hours per week based at Dorking Library, St Martin's Walk, Dorking RH4 1UX.
£2,816 per annum for 6 hours per week based at Epsom Library, 6 Derby Square, Epsom KT19 8AG.
You will benefit from 24 days annual leave, rising to 28 days after 2 years' service, and a generous local government salary related pension, as well as the option to join our car lease scheme. For more information about the wide variety of benefits you can take advantage of please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.
Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.
About the role
Are you looking for an exciting opportunity? Do you have a passion for providing excellent customer service?
We have part-time Weekend Library Network Assistant positions available in these East Surrey libraries: Bookham, Caterham Valley, Dorking and Epsom.
Our Weekend Library Network Assistants work 6 hours every Saturday (the two posts at Caterham Valley Library are each for 3 hours per week). For more information about our libraries, please visit the website HERE.
Although based at a specific library, you will also work regularly at other nearby libraries and will travel to other locations to support the wider library network as required.
Surrey is one of the largest county councils in the UK and has over 50 libraries across the county. Our library teams deliver a range of services to all members of the public. Times have changed since all that libraries offered was books and access to a reference collection. Now, in addition to lending books and providing a range of online reference resources, we also hold computer classes, Rhymetimes and Storytimes, and various other events such as Minecraft sessions and Code Clubs. We are able to offer a range of services, including library services for the elderly or disabled.
We can offer you a fantastic working environment with great people to work with and for.
Your daily duties will include but not be limited to:
- Assist with enquiries as required
- Take part in Rhymetime and Storytime
- Support library events as required, e.g. craft session
- Ensure borrower records are kept up to date
- Working at other branches within the local area
We are looking for the following key skills from potential applicants:
- Knowledge of using Microsoft Office packages
- Ability to use initiative and work under pressure with accuracy
- A basic understanding of working in a library
- Confidence and resilience
- Positive working attitude towards training and development
Watch staff talk about working for the library service. Please click HERE to access the video.
How to apply:
To apply for these positions, complete the application with your CV and a personal statement (maximum 800 words).
For more information, please find a full job description and person specification attached to the bottom of this advert.
For an informal discussion contact:
Grace Woodger on 07866 037159 or by e-mail at email@example.com.
Lydia Sharpe on 07989 686169 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mandi Wood-Ives on 07989 692071 or by email at email@example.com.
We look forward to receiving your application.
The job advert closes at 23:59 on Thursday 21 November 2019.
Interviews will take place in week commencing 25 November 2019.