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Library Assistant


Do you have bags of personality? Like helping people? Love books?


We are looking for an enthusiastic, friendly, outgoing person to join our team at Amesbury Library to help provide a high-quality service to our customers. This is a temporary/fixed-term contract working 12 hours per week, initially for 6 months.

About the role

Your duties will include helping people to use the library, computerised counter routines, answering the phone and shelving stock.

About you

You will need to possess at least 5 GCSEs, including English at grade A-C or equivalent. Previous library experience is not essential as we will train you in all aspects of library work and help you to develop your IT and customer care skills.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults

Interviews will be held on Thursday 13 December 2018.

Find out more and apply

Please download and read the role description and person specification carefully before you apply (see below), as well as our values and behaviours framework (Approximately half of all interview questions relate to the framework).

You can then make your application online by clicking the apply button at the bottom of this web page. If you are submitting a CV please ensure you read our CV and cover letter criteria carefully to avoid your CV being rejected.

For specific information about this job, please contact Karen Nashwalder, Community Library Manager. Email: Karen.nashwalder@wiltshire.gov.uk Telephone: 01980 623491.

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