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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:

 

Customer Service Assistant (Job ref: PAG002)

Salary: £17,502 pro rata  (£9.07 per hour)
Hours: 5.5 per week.
Location: Paignton Library
Closing date: 28th August 2019 9.00am
Interview date: 5th September and/or 7th September

We are looking for a proactive and adaptable individual to join our Libraries Unlimited team as a Customer Service Assistant at Paignton Library. You will have a passion for customer service, ensuring that all customers leave the library knowing they have enjoyed the best possible experience. Paignton Library is a busy community hub, located in the heart of the town. You will report to the Team Leader at Paignton Library and may occasionally be asked to support other libraries in the surrounding area

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Charlotte Sumner on 01803 208321 or email charlotte.sumner@librariesunlimited.org.uk

Rota:

Saturday 9.30am-4pm

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.

 

Communications and Marketing Manager (Job ref: CAM003) 

Salary: Circa £30,000 p.a
Hours: Full-time, job share considered
Location: Exeter
Closing date: 27th August 2019 9.00am
Interview date: 3rd September 2019

Are you a confident communications and marketing professional, experienced at creating accessible and engaging content? Are you an enthusiastic and motivated leader, able to design, implement and evaluate communications and marketing strategies to ensure key messages reach target audiences? Are you passionate about making a difference to people and communities in Devon, and looking for an opportunity to work across a large organisation, forming links with internal and external stakeholders and championing high quality communications activity? If so, you could join our Leadership team as our Communications and Marketing Manager and work with us to enhance and build our reputation and support a growing culture of engagement at Libraries Unlimited. Libraries Unlimited is about looking outwards and what we do is for the benefit of society and the communities of Devon– it’s right there in our mission. Within this role you will play an important part in sharing relevant opportunities, events, information and guidance across our large and diverse organisation. You will deliver our key communications through a variety of digital and print formats, enhancing the organisation’s reputation as an innovator of high-quality library and related services.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Joanne Launder on 07976 584710 or email joanne.launder@librariesunlimited.org.uk

Recruitment pack
Job description
Equality Monitoring Form

To apply, please send a CV, covering letter outlining your experience and how you meet the job specification and equality monitoring form to jobs@librariesunlimited.org.uk by 9.00am on the closing date.

 

Programme Co-ordinator (Job ref: PRO003) – Fixed Term Contract until end March 2020

Salary: £22,260 pro rata
Hours: 30hpw, job share considered
Location: Exeter, Barnstaple
Closing date: 30th August 2019 9.00am
Interview date: 10th September 2019

Libraries Unlimited was one of the first libraries to become a National Portfolio Organisation in April 2018, receiving £687,836 between 2018-2022 from Arts Council England to develop an exciting new cultural programme. This programme of work, entitled Evolve, looks to develop new audiences and build on our existing user base through new commissions, innovative and playful artworks and events and initiatives through arts and culture in the library.

We are seeking a part-time Programme Co-ordinator to work with the Creative Director on the planning, implementation and evaluation of the new Evolve programme. This exciting opportunity to join one of the sector’s leading library services will include working on the delivery of the new NPO activities and helping to generate and organise new and innovative technologies and arts activities in Libraries.

If you have a proven track record of organising arts and cultural activities, working with artists and new technologies, communicating across teams and have a passion for the arts, libraries, new technologies and innovative ways of working then we want to hear from you.

Two days per week will be based at Exeter Library and two days at Barnstaple Library. The nature of the role requires some travel around Devon and occasional weekend and evening working.

A secondment may be considered for internal applicants, and you should discuss with your line manager before applying if you would be interested.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Daniel Clark on 07519 104688 or email daniel.clark@librariesunlimited.org.uk

Recruitment pack
Job description
Equality Monitoring Form

To apply, please send a CV, covering letter outlining your experience and how you meet the job specification and equality monitoring 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.