Haringey Works, Wood Green Library

Closing Date:

21 Aug 2022

Job description

Contract Information:

Grade: PO1

Salary: £32, 988 – £34, 809

Contract: 1 year Fixed Term Contract

Closing Date: Sunday, 21st August 2022

About Haringey

A development opportunity has arisen within Haringey Libraries for a position of Library Services Team Leader.  This will be for up to 12months. 

Never a dull moment! Haringey Libraries are continuing to engage with and expand our community reach supporting and enhancing user lives through a customer-focused approach to service delivery. If great customer service is your calling, then please read-on!    

 This is a great opportunity for someone to act into a Team Leader position and gain valuable experience in leading a dynamic team, seeking ways to improve library services and user engagement, while championing new ways of working.  You will be collaborating with management including your fellow Team Leaders to work with and support your teams to deliver excellent library services and make every contact count.  You will ensure that customers at the heart of operations and will proactively contribute to and deliver on service improvement and innovation. 

About You

The successful candidate will be instrumental in leading and motivating staff within your cluster. You need to ensure that the service priorities, good standards, and performance targets are maintained and exceeded.   

It is essential that you have clear understanding of libraries ‘New Ways of Working’ and how to achieve this at your libraries. This role also includes leading on matters relating to maintenance of the library premises, health & safety and keyholding arrangements. 

The successful candidate will work as part of a highly motivated and professional library management team in an exciting learning environment where you will gain experience in leadership and become a key point of contact for a range of external & internal stakeholders and our local community.  

For Further information:

This role is on fortnightly shift pattern with scheduled Hours & alternate weekends: see example below.

Week No: Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday  Friday Saturday Sunday
Week 1: OFF 8:45am -7pm 8:45am – 2pm  8:45am – 2pm  8:45am -7pm 09:00 am – 5pm OFF
Week 2: 09:00 am – 5pm 8:45am -7pm 8:45am – 2pm  8:45am – 2pm  8:45am -7pm OFF OFF


Please contact for any queries :

Interviews to be taking place week commencing; Monday, 5th September 2022


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