Team Leader – Explore Acomb Library Learning Centre

Full time 37 hours per week. Permanent contract.

Salary: £23,615 – £26,084 (Grade 7)

Interested in working for a leading, innovative library service?  We are looking for a Team Leader to lead, inspire and motivate staff to deliver an excellent quality of service to the community of Acomb in the City of York.

Explore Acomb Library Learning Centre is one of the busiest libraries in York, dealing with over 100,000 visitors across the year. It is already a thriving community hub, and as well as working with existing partners to deliver a range of opportunities for the customers at Acomb, we have £2m of capital funding committed to further develop the library service in Acomb. This funding will enable us to expand our offer, so this is an excellent time to be both leading and joining the team.

As team leader at Explore Acomb Library Learning Centre, you will ensure that Explore Acomb is truly at the heart of the community, developing existing key relationships and partnerships within the community, and working with a range of stakeholders to ensure that you are meeting the needs of the local community.

It is essential that you have the skills to motivate and inspire staff and nurture key relationships, as is your experience of working in a customer facing environment, ideally in a library setting. Experience of managing people is desirable as you will be responsible for the team of staff and volunteers delivering the day to day service. You should hold a level 3 library and information services qualification, or equivalent.

Read the job description.

For further information or to chat about the role please email Sarah Garbacz.

Closing date for applications: Midnight on Friday 23 October 2020.

Please download and complete the job application form and equal opportunities monitoring form and email back to us.

CVs will not be accepted.