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Mitchell Library 201 North Street Glasgow, G3 7DN
£22,641.51 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Part Time
17.5 hours per week

Job Description

Glasgow Life is looking for Glasgow life attendant to join us on a 17.5hrs part time, permanant contract. As a Glasgow life attendant, you will be joining our in-demand Libraries team. You will be part of a dedicated venue management team which supports our Mitchell Library service.

More about our Libraries teams
As a Glasgow Life attendant, you’ll be joining our Glasgow Life Libraries team. Libraries provide a cultural and creative place for all ages. They offer a place to read for pleasure and purpose, and collections which support literacy development. Glasgow's Libraries also have e-lending, author talks, book groups and festivals. People can access special collections as well as archives and family/local history. Libraries are also an important place where the digitally excluded can get online and access a range of resources. Read more on our website.

About Glasgow Life
Glasgow Life is the charity which inspires people to lead richer, more active lives through culture and sport. Simply put, we believe that everyone deserves a great Glasgow life. We do this by delivering innovative cultural and sporting programmes and events which improve the mental, physical, and economic well-being of Glasgow. Glasgow Life also creates unforgettable experiences for tourists, strengthening the city’s visitor economy. We help put on world-class events, conferences and festivals which enhance Glasgow’s international reputation. Glasgow is the first city to be named European Capital of Sport twice sport and was also the first place in the UK to be named a UNESCO City of Music.

The role
As a Glasgow Life attendant, you’ll be an integral part of the Mitchell Library venue management team. Reporting to the Assistant Venue Manager and working alongside an established team. Hours of work, Monday-Friday between the hours of 07.00am - 20:20pm and late evening depending on programming.

The candidate
If you’re interested in joining us as a Glasgow Life attendant, you’ll need:
• A good general education indicating an ability to learn
• Good interpersonal and communication skills
• Excellent customer service and hosting skills
• Organisational ability
• Able to work as part of a team and with minimum supervision

You can read the full person specification for this role under the ‘Job Attachments’ section.
Our city-wide contracts mean you will be flexible to work in any of our locations.

This role is working a 3 over 5-day shift pattern, to include early morning, evening working.

We believe in the transformational power of the programmes and events we provide for the people and visitors of Glasgow. If you would like to be a part of what we do, we’d love to hear from you.

Important Dates: Closing Date Sunday 28th April with interviews provisionally scheduled for week commencing Monday 6th May.

Benefits at Glasgow Life
We offer a generous holiday allowance of 30 days, rising to 35 days after 5 years, plus 6.5 public holidays (for full-time roles). You’ll also be eligible to join the Strathclyde Pension Fund, which pays 19.3% employer contribution and is one of the largest local authority pension providers in the UK. Additional benefits include staff discounts, cycle to work scheme, option to buy annual leave, flexible retirement as well as family-friendly policies.


Diversity matters at Glasgow Life
We're determined to reflect the extraordinary diversity of Glasgow in our workforce. Glasgow Life is on a journey to develop a workplace that reflects the communities we serve. Where everyone feels empowered to bring their full, authentic selves to work. We're a Disability Confident and Carer Positive employer and invite candidates from all backgrounds to apply. Read more about our commitment to equality and diversity on our website.

Application Packs

Alternative Application Packs can be requested in other formats for example, Large Print, Braille, Audio and other languages. To request an alternative Application Pack please phone 0141 287 1054.

Packs will be posted out to you within 3 working days of receiving your telephone request.

Please note the closing date of the job advert to ensure that you give yourself plenty of time to complete your application form and return it to us.

Further Information

For further information about working for us please refer to our website

  • Disability Confident Employer - Employer
  • Carer Positive Employer in Scotland - Engaged