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Library Assistant

  • Employer: Resources
  • Reference: RES/22/195022-HCC19702
  • Published: Wed 11/05/2022, 12:15 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 29/05/2022, 0:05 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours
  • Salary: £25,927-£28,226
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire

Job Title: Library Manager
Location: Hoddesdon Library
Salary Range: £25,927 - £28,226 per annum
Hours: 37 hours per week
Contract: Permanent

Job Duties:

This is an exciting opportunity to lead and manage the team of a busy main library located in the heart of the local community.

Hoddesdon Library is in a central High Street location serving a diverse community, open 6 days a week. Since May 2018, there has been a Post office and shop co-located within the main area. The library has good links with Love Hoddesdon BID, who promote the town centre.

We are looking for someone who shares the Hertfordshire Libraries vision which is to deliver a high-quality library service that is sustainable into the future and remains relevant to the diverse and changing needs of Hertfordshire residents. You will work in close partnership with local communities, and provide an enhanced gateway to reading, information and wellbeing.

Main duties of the post:

  • To promote the library service to the wider community, and to actively engage with local partnerships and organisations
  • To act as the face of the library service in the community and lead and motivate the library team to deliver and achieve service objectives
  • To undertake the role of site manager at the library with responsibility for providing a library service to the community and for the day-to-day management and supervision of its operation
  • To support the Volunteer Committee who work in partnership with Hertfordshire Libraries to manage Goffs Oak Community Library, and to liaise with the Community Services team for training and communications priorities
  • As a member of the East Area Management team, take responsibility for the development and delivery of service provision within the Area
  • To contribute to the ambition of attracting more visitors through participation in outreach and promotional activities in the community, and via partnership working with relevant organisations and community groups.

Hertfordshire County Council is undertaking a review of job families and terms and conditions as part of a Future Workforce project with changes to contracts due to come into effect from 1 October 2022.

Please ensure you can work the hours on the attached rota before applying.

For an informal discussion about this post please call Carol Hill on 0300 123 4049


Closing Date: 29.05.2022
Interview Date: 13.06.2022

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  • Employer: Resources
  • Reference: RES/22/195022-HCC19702
  • Published: Wed 11/05/2022, 12:15 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 29/05/2022, 0:05 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours
  • Salary: £25,927-£28,226
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire

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