On Site Supervisor
On-Site Supervisor, Libraries & Arts – based at Burton Library
Salary: £19 171 - £20 344 per annum
37 Hours per week – Permanent
Working to a timetable, which includes a pattern of alternate Saturdays on public duty.
We are looking for a person with a passion for communicating the strengths of the library offer, leading a team to deliver it, and welcoming participation from community partners. You will want to commit to training and supporting staff and volunteers to contribute to the efficient running and effective delivery of services in the library. Burton Library is a busy town-centre facility, which shares premises with the Register service, and hosts an independent café.
About the role
You will be responsible for the efficient day-to-day running of the library.
You will work with colleagues to ensure services are developed and enhanced.
You will have specific Premises Management and Health and Safety responsibilities.
What you’ll bring
This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, confident and flexible individual with substantial experience of providing excellent customer service and a desire to work closely with colleagues, volunteers and communities to deliver a first-class library service.
You will have a high level of personal initiative and resilience, which you will combine with effective and supportive team working.
This On-Site Supervisor role requires a person
- with excellent communication skills and an engaging personality
- with a creative approach to promoting services
- with a desire to facilitate community groups and activities within the library
This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Staffordshire County Council is an equal opportunities organisation and Disability Confident employer. We encourage applications from all background and communities
As part of our commitment as a Disability Confident employer, we offer a guaranteed interview to anyone with a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the post.
This position is subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB) which will require you to disclose details of all unspent and unfiltered spent reprimands, formal warnings, cautions and convictions in your application form.
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Closing Date:Tuesday 30 November 2021
Interview Date: To be confirmed
For more information about the role please contact: Alan Medway, Library Service Operations Manager email@example.com
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Benefits for working for us….
We recognise that our employees are central to everything we do. We aim to create a supportive working environment where employees can achieve their full potential and achieve a healthy work-life balance.
In addition to your salary, as a member of staff, you will have access to a range of benefits including:
- An excellent local government pension scheme
- Generous holiday entitlement from 24 up to 33 days (plus 2 extra statutory days and bank holidays) depending on job role and length of service
- The option to buy up to an additional 2 weeks’ annual leave
- A range of flexible working options, depending on your job role, which includes agile working, flexible retirement
- Family Friendly Policies - maternity, adoption, paternity and parental leave
- Volunteering Scheme
- Training and development opportunities, including coaching and mentoring
- Access to health and wellbeing support (including Occupational Health, Physiotherapy and Counselling Services)
- Eye care vouchers
- Car lease scheme / cycle & car loan scheme / employee car share scheme
- Bus and rail travel discounts