Librarian (Full Time) City of Gold Coast
Working for City of Gold Coast is both challenging and rewarding, whether you are starting a career or looking to enhance your existing experience and skills. The Gold Coast is one of the fastest growing cities in Australia with a diverse population, combining great challenges with the kind of lifestyle few cities can boast about.
How We Do Things
•We aim high – we are passionate about delivering the best for our city
•We add value – we are innovative and make the most of every opportunity
•We work as a team – our people are great individually, but unstoppable together
•We take responsibility – we are committed to working safely, being trustworthy and owning our actions
About the Position
City Libraries is seeking a professional graduate librarian to join the team at Upper Coomera Library.
About City Libraries
Gold Coasters love their libraries. They are a highly popular, visible and integral Council service which is valued by the community and visitors to the Gold Coast. The City’s Library offering is recognised as Australia’s second largest public library service and delivers on the City’s aspirations to provide a leading edge library service. As part of the Lifestyle and Community directorate, City Libraries partner with other council directorates and external organisations to ambitiously meet the ever changing community demand for strengthening economic and social capital through programs, services and collections that support reading and literacy, skill development and learning, social inclusion, health and wellness.
Our services are delivered through a diverse and wide spread network of 12 branch libraries and 6 unique offerings - our Mobile Library, Local Studies Library, Special Needs Library, Corporate Library, Ormeau Book Box and our pop-up library which can be seen in parks across the Gold Coast. All of our services offer unique and personable experiences to our community and visitors alike.
Key Deliverables of the position:
•To increase the number of young adults participating in our programs and making full use of our resources through library membership.
•To identify new partnership opportunities within the community.
•To contribute to the teams professional development through active mentoring and training.
•To role model exceptional customer service.
•To positively contribute to a dynamic team environment
•To assist with the strategic planning within the library
Reference number: 23570
Contact: Joy Webster
Phone: 07 5581 6940