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Duns Library, Newtown Street, Duns, Berwickshire, TD11 3AU
£20,058.19 - £22,120.44 per year pro rata
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time & Part Time
35 hours per week

Job Details

Grade: 5A
Hourly Rate: £10.99 - £12.12
Salary: £20,058.19 - £22,120.44 pro rata per annum
Contract Duration: Temporary until 31 December 2022

Hours: 35 & 19 hour contracts available.


Role Purpose

We have 3 exciting opportunities available based in our Duns Library Contact centre which may involve occasional travel to Eyemouth and Coldstream.

The posts will predominantly be based on site with no home working necessary unless requested.

We have one 35 hour post which is mainly 9 to 5.  The Library is open  one late night to 6 pm per week and alternate Saturday mornings, both of which are covered by all the staff in the team and you will be expected to be in a position to become part of that rota.

There are two 19 hour positions available covering the following shifts, if there are any hours you cannot cover, but in the main you are available, please still apply as we do have the ability to alter some of the required hours.
Monday 12 - 5 
Tuesday 12 - 6
Thursday 9.30 - 12.30
Friday 10 - 3
Saturday 9.30 to 12.30 (occasional rota)


At least 5 SCE Standard Grades at level 3 or above (or equivalent) including English and Numeracy
Commitment and ability to achieve an appropriate level of Customer Service qualification or SVQ level 2.

Informal Enquiries

Informal enquiries can be made to Tracey Beattie by emailing or by tel 01835 824000 ext 8312

Scottish Borders Council is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the communities we serve. We welcome applications from all minority groups and individuals who identify with one or more of the protected characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010. In particular from candidates who assess themselves as having a disability, under the Disability Confident Employer scheme this guarantees an interview to those individuals who meet the essential criteria of the post. All appointments will be made on merit.

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