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  • Ref no: REN04957
  • Published: 14/2/2020
  • Closes: 23/2/2020
  • Location: Various Locations In Renfrewshire., PA1 1UJ
  • Salary: £24,199.00 - £26,426.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.


Interviews will be held week commencing 2nd March 2020

We are seeking enthusiastic individuals who will be responsible for the day today operation of Johnstone Library which is one of our largest libraries and for Ferguslie Library with the supervision of Lochwinnoch Library.

You will be responsible for leading and motivating a team to ensure the delivery of a high-quality library service which includes a full and varied regular programme of events. You will be experienced in delivering frontline library services and will have extensive experience in staff development. You will also possess excellent ICT skills including a knowledge of library systems and competency with a range of digital devices and platforms.

You will actively work with partners to deliver on national and local priorities,ensuring that the library is developed to meet the needs of users and potential users.

You will also be expected to contribute to the development and delivery of service-wide projects and initiatives.

Proven experience in stock management is essential as is an enthusiasm for books, and for promoting the benefits of reading.

Fora full list of the specific duties, essential qualifications, skills and experience and to apply, please visit

These posts are subject to Job Evaluation.

Regulated Work with Children and Protected Adults

This post is considered as Regulated Work with children and/or protected adults, as specified in The Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. It is,therefore, an offence to apply if you are barred from working with children and/or protected adults.

The preferred candidate will require to become a PVG Scheme member or undergo a PVG Scheme Update check if already a member, prior to any formal offer of employment being made.

Please Note: PVG member’s records are constantly updated with any new vetting information that arises. Any information that is disclosed on a PVG membership or update check, if relevant to the post being applied for, will be discussed with the applicant and investigated prior to any formal offer being made.

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Closing Date - Sunday 23 February 2020.