Library Assistant - Prison
Medway Council - Rochester
Main Purpose Of Job
To contribute to the provision of an effective library service within the policy and guidelines of Medway Council and the Prison Service.
Working with challenging young offenders of 15-18 years, based at Cookham Wood Prison the post holder will be expected to provide an effective library service.
Main duties will include shelving, issuing and discharging resources, maintaining records, answering enquiries and maintenance of stock.
The post holder will be expected to have a positive attitude towards providing appropriate customer care and must be able to work with challenging individuals and groups.
Good communication and listening skills together with a flexible attitude to working patterns are required
If you have any queries, please contact us on 01634 332878 or if you would like to have an informal discussion with the recruiting manager call Duncan Mead on 01634 337282.
CRB Disclosure at Enhanced level will be required prior to any offer of employment and this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.
How to apply:
For details on how to apply for this role, please read the attached Guidance Notes, which includes the Job Profile/Person Specification.
If you are applying online, you will need to read through this prior to commencing your application.
Please note that if you are shortlisted for interview we will normally contact you via email, therefore, please ensure you state this on your application. If you are a current Medway Council employee you will be contacted at your registered work email address only. Local Government Talent - 11 months ago