Assistant Customer Service Supervisor
Job Title: Assistant Customer Service Supervisor
Location: Marshalswick, St Albans
Starting Salary: £21,575 with the opportunity to progress to a maximum of £24,054 Per annum (pro rata for part-time)
Hours: 18.5 hours per week
Diversity: We are an inclusive employer and value a diverse workforce
Do you want to make a difference in the community and help people to enrich their lives, whilst progressing in a whole new career? Then apply for a job with Hertfordshire Libraries.
Hertfordshire’s libraries are more than collections of books. They are hubs for community activities, places to access digital technology, and gateways to reading, information and wellbeing. Our service points include small village libraries, town and city libraries, and performing arts and prison libraries. Hertfordshire Libraries exists to help people to live better lives for longer. All of which means today’s Assistant Customer Service Supervisors need to be passionate about proactively helping people of all ages and from all backgrounds as well as being able to lead from the front working alongside the Library Manager.
To support the delivery of the Inspiring Libraries My Place strategy.
You will have the skills and abilities to support the Library Manager to actively supervise the team at Marshalswick Library, including staff timetabling, training and development. You will also support the Library Manager with statistic and financial data, Health & Safety as well as act as senior on duty as and when required.
You will have the ability to compile, maintain and provide effective returns for monthly statistical information.
You will also actively engage with the delivery and promotion of all frontline services in the library and outreach activities as required.
We look for people who are friendly, confident, and outgoing. You will have excellent communication skills and you will be passionate about providing great customer care. You will also be confident in leading a team and be able to complete tasks quickly and accurately. Above all, you will be a reliable and flexible team player who is willing and able to engage with the full range of services, activities, and events that libraries offer.
Assistant Customer Service Supervisor roles offer successful applicants the opportunity to get involved in a hugely varied range of activities. You will be actively promoting and supporting the use of all of our library resources and helping customers to find the information that they need. You will help to deliver a programme of library activities and events, as well as supporting the Library Manager in all aspects of the day to day running of the library. In some libraries you will be involved in helping us to deliver services that are unique to that service point. This may include, for example, helping people to complete their UK visa applications for the right to stay in this country or assisting people to use our CreatorSpace resources, including 3D printers and virtual reality devices. In our prison library you will be helping prisoners to develop their reading skills and to access education opportunities. All of our Library Assistant Customer Service Supervisor roles help to make a positive difference to people’s lives.
For an informal discussion please contact: Ian Dignum Library Manager on 0300 123 4049
Closing Date: 28.05.2023
Interview Date: 06.06.2023