Library Assistant

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £14.06/Hour
  • Category
    Public Sector - Public Sector Administration
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference
    JN-012019-48819









Specific Responsibilities:



Membership Services


Issue, renew and replace photo ID cards for staff and associates, including capturing and recording photos on School systems.


Process applications for Library membership from alumni, members of reciprocal access schemes and members of the public.


Verify and record information about the Library users on School systems as part of the registration process.


Print and issue Library membership cards to enable access during advertised opening hours.


Reader Services enquiries and problem resolution:



Answer more complex enquiries concerning the services and facilities that are managed by the Library, including circulation, locker hire, study space and group study room bookings, payments for lost items, the Library environment (cleaning, maintenance, noise, lighting heating, furniture), opening hours, additional provision for students and part-time students and services for users with disabilities.


Answer user feedback and complaints and log replies on the database.



Other Specialist Services:



Administering lost item invoicing.


Administering the hire of Library lockers.


Administer online services, such as visitor application processes.


Providing support for users with disabilities including a service, fetching items from the Library shelves & photocopying


To undertake other duties in support of the work of the library as may be required, particularly as services develop and change.




Experience of working in a busy customer service environment.


Experience of relating to customers face to face, using telephone and email.


Experience of using mobile devices and social networking tools in the workplace.


Experience of data entry.


Previous experience of working within a library in a customer focused role.


If you feel that this sounds like you, please send a copy of your CV.



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Please apply with your CV to: Louise corke