Children's and Youth Services Librarian (NSW)

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Jim Maguire – Library Manager
Contact Number
02 6581 8753
Port Macquarie Hastings Library, NSW

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Children's and Youth Services Librarian

Job No: PMC2018186 | Location: Port Macquarie, NSW

Employment Status: Permanent, Full Time

No. of Vacancies: 1

Applications Close Sunday 9 December 2018 11:30pm

About the Role

An exciting opportunity exists to join Port Macquarie Hastings Library team as a Children’s and Youth Services Librarian. As part of an innovative library service you will be responsible for all children’s and young adult programs. The role is also responsible for stock selection and collection maintenance in this area. We are looking for dynamic candidate who is keen to build on our existing high quality children’s services and to play an active part in our senior management team.


This is a full time role, with remuneration in the range of $70,167 - $78,962 per annum (depending on skills and experience) for a 35 hour week with access to Council’s Flexible Working Hours policy, plus 9.5% superannuation.

About Council

Port Macquarie-Hastings Council is located on the mid north coast of NSW in one of Australia’s fastest growing regions. We have a strong commitment to organisational excellence and community, through our service provision to some 80,000 residents. With an enviable climate, the Hastings region is a premier tourist destination offering a diverse range of lifestyle options that are great for supporting a healthy work life balance. Port Macquarie-Hastings Council was the 2017 winner of the prestigious A R Bluett Memorial award for most progressive and innovative council in NSW.


Please contact Jim Maguire – Library Manager - 02 6581 8753

Applying for the Position

Before you apply for the job please read the position description and recruitment selection criteria below.

Position Description

Selection Criteria

Please complete the application form below and answer the questions which relate to the essential and desirable criteria within the Selection Criteria, then upload a copy of your resume and cover letter.

You may find it helpful to write your response to the questions in a word document then copy/paste this into the application form once you are ready to submit your application.

Close Date

All applications must be submitted no later than Sunday 9 December 2018 11:30pm (AEDST)

Note: Suitable candidates may be placed on an eligibility list for future identical positions for a period of 12 months.