Library Assistant - Temporary

Sales - Swindon, Wiltshire

Ref: 774Tuesday 7 November 2023


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Job Title:                    Library Assistant

Location:                    Swindon

Term:                          Part-time, short term contract

Hourly Rate:               £12 per hour


We're looking for someone to fill in as a Library Assistant for a few days in November and December. You should be comfortable with computers, good with people, and able to handle cash.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Helping People: Be friendly and assist library visitors with their questions and needs.
  • Computer Skills: Use library software to check books in and out, and assist with basic computer tasks.
  • Cash Handling: Handle small amounts of money accurately and keep records.
  • Keeping Things Organized: Help put books in the right places and maintain a clean library.
  • Supporting Events: Assist with library programs and events when required.


Candidate Requirements:

  • Good customer service skills
  • Be proficient with IT including the standard MS Word, Excel, etc.
  • Happy to work on their own
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Able to commit to the dates above


Cover Dates and Times:

Cover Date  Start Time End Time  Shift Hours
16th November 11am 5pm 6hrs
18th November  9am  12pm 3hrs
21st November  12pm      5pm 5hrs
28th November 12pm  5pm  5hrs
29th November  10am  2pm 4hrs
30th November  11am  5pm 6hrs
2nd December  9am  12pm 3hrs
16th December  9am  12pm 3hrs
19th December 12pm  5pm  5hrs
20th December  10am 2pm 4hrs
21st December  11am 5pm 6hrs