Library Assistant

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Julie Just
Contact Number
(02) 9424 0100
Ku-ring-gai Council, NSW


Library Assistant


Gordon Library



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Permanent Full Time

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INSTRUCTIONS - Job Application Guide.PDF (PDF, 23KB)

Community LIBA 02 Library Assistant 35hpw Position Description January 2020.pdf (PDF, 355KB)
Position Description


Library Assistant

  • Salary $51,424 - $59,635.88 + super
  • Full Time – 35 hours per week 

Bordered on the North by Ku-ring-gai National Park and the South by Lane Cove National Park, this leafy municipality offers its library service from four branches based at Gordon, Lindfield, St Ives and Turramurra.

Council is currently seeking applications from suitably qualified and experienced individuals for the role of Library Assistant.

As a Library Assistant you will provide support and assistance to the Branch Librarians and ensure the provision of consistent, high quality service delivery to the community.

This role will be fully integrated with the operations of the library and your duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Pro-active customer service delivery
  • Enabling access to digital resources and facilities
  • Delivery of programs and events
  • Assisting with the general housekeeping and presentation of the library

Required Qualifications/Certificate

  • Higher School Certificate or equivalent
  • Working with Children clearance number

This is a great opportunity for an individual who has experience in collaborative team work, strong conflict resolution skills, a friendly and approachable nature along with sound interpersonal and communication skills.

**As a part of the branch network team, this role will be required to work at any of our libraries as rostered. A willingness to work flexible hours on occasion, including weekend work hours as required**

How to apply:

Applicants are requested to address all Essential Criteria as listed within the Position Description to be eligible for an interview.

Like to know more? Please contact Julie Just on (02) 9424 0100

Closes: 11:45pm, Thursday 13 February 2020

Ku-ring-gai Council is an equal opportunity employer