Library Operations Team Leader (Emerald Hill) (VIC)

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Amanda Wilson or Rose Nolan
Contact Number
03 9209 6643 or 03 9209 6661
Port Phillip Library Service (St Kilda Library), VIC


Library Operations Team Leader (Emerald Hill)

  • Location: St Kilda Library
  • Tenure: Temporary Part-time
  • Closing: 21 June 2019
  • $82,448 pro rata + Super
  • Band 6 – Temporary part-time (28 hours/week)

An exciting opportunity exists for a library operations team leader to provide team leadership, drive new initiatives, and contribute to quality service planning and delivery at the Port Phillip Library Service, within the Cultural and Economic Development Department.

The successful applicant will work as part of a dynamic leadership team with responsibility for operations at the Emerald Hill branch Library. The role will also be responsible for building community connections, such as via supervision of our Home Library Service team. They will have a relevant professional library qualification and experience in the provision of excellent customer service, team leadership, reference and reader development services. This role includes rostered weekends and a weekly evening shift.

This position is temporary for a fixed term of 12 months and will suit a person who is resilient, energetic and flexible with enthusiasm for working with our diverse library users in a lively team environment, and who has the proven skills and experience in leading high-functioning customer service teams.

If you can multi-task, radiate calm, and are passionate about connecting library patrons with the full suite of resources available in a contemporary public library setting, then tell us how your values, skills and experience will help us deliver great services.

Applicants must respond to the key selection criteria contained in the position description.

Applicants will be required to undertake a ‘Working with Children” check.

Further information can also be obtained by contacting Amanda Wilson on 03 9209 6643 or Rose Nolan on 03 9209 6661.

Applications close: 21 June 2019

The City of Port Phillip has zero tolerance for child abuse and is a committed Child Safe organisation, so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.