2 x Engagement Officer – Barnsley Libraries

Posted on: 18/01/2022

We are looking for positive and imaginative candidates to join our team as Engagement Officers.

You will work with colleagues across the Library Service, Council and our communities to develop and deliver action plans and varied activity programmes to re-energise library services in local communities, engaging with members of the public and community groups to proactively target demographic sectors under-using the Service and create thriving community and digital hubs.

You will actively market and promote libraries as community destinations, acting as an advocate and championing their role in supporting local priorities.

This is a Career Grade post, and the successful candidate will hold a minimum Level 4 qualification in a relevant area with experience of engagement activity with members of the public and community groups, developing successful partnerships in a community setting and evidence of delivering successful outreach, promotion and development activities.

We are looking for creative and enthusiastic candidates able to motivate partners and members of the public to engage with libraries and to develop vibrant and innovative activity programmes and new opportunities for local communities.

Salary: £24,982 – £31,346 pro rata

Type: Permanent

Hours: 1 x part-time (18.5 hours) and 1 x full-time (37 hours)

Deadline: 28th January 2022

For more details on how to apply, click here.