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Mobile Library Assistant / Driver

Organisation: OnFife

Salary: £23,633 - £25,829 (pro rata)

Location: Glenrothes, Fife

Contract Type: Perm
Grade: FC04
Salary: £23,633 – £25,829 (pro rata)
Hours: 21.6 per week
Location: Bankhead Depot, Glenrothes
Job Reference: ON000459

We are OnFife and as Fife’s largest cultural organisation we specialise in making jaws drop, hearts warm, eyes light up and imaginations run wild.  We work with a huge range of partners, artists and creatives and our spaces are some of Fife’s favourite places. An ambitious leadership-oriented charity, we’re built on strong values, and those values make us who we are – Fearless, Inviting, Fair and Exciting.

The Role

We are looking to appoint an individual in the role of Driver and Assistant on our mobile library vehicle. Based at Bankhead in Glenrothes, our mobile libraries serve our rural communities, providing a high-quality service to our customers.

The role involves working alone, or as part of a small team calling at villages and schools in the East of Fife. The working hours are 8.48am to 5pm Mondays to Wednesdays with the potential for extra hours to cover annual leave etc.

You can view the full job spec on our current vacancies page on our website.

About You

This is an ideal opportunity for someone who is experienced and qualified in driving a large (7.2 tonne) vehicle. A full, current clean driving licence with C1 entitlement is essential as is a current Driver CPC or willingness to work toward this.

A strong knowledge of ICT systems is required and experience of Spydus library software is an advantage. A good level of local and general knowledge is essential, together with a keen interest in books for adults and children. As you will be the face of OnFife on a day-to-day basis, a helpful and approachable manner, excellent communication skills, a flexible attitude and a customer-focused approach are essential. The successful applicant is required to undergo a PVG check.

How to Apply

If you would like to find out more information about this role before applying, please contact Jim Anderson, Fleet Officer for an informal chat.

When you’re ready to apply, please complete our application form and equal opportunities form and return them to the HR team. The application pack can be downloaded from our current vacancies page on our website.

The closing date for applications is 9am on Thursday 7th December 2023.

Interviews will take place on Monday 18th December 2023 at Bankhead Depot, Glenrothes.

OnFife is an equal opportunities employer.

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