Branch Supervisor - City Library

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Lisa Zanetti - Team Leader Library Experience
Contact Number
0427 799 451
Shellharbour City Council, NSW


Branch Supervisor - City Library

Job No: SHELL922 | Location: Shellharbour NSW

This exciting role leads the team at our vibrant City Library located in the heart of Shellharbour! You will support our City Library staff to provide welcoming library experiences and promote all that City Library has to offer, including our new Create Space.

As well as managing the daily operations at City Library you will coordinate the dynamic rostering of staff across all our libraries and work collaboratively with other Branch Supervisors to deliver innovative and leading-edge libraries for our community.

About us: 

Shellharbour City, located in the Illawarra region, is just 80 minutes south of Sydney and is home to over 76,000 people in a city that spans 154 square kilometres.  It's an area of great natural beauty - stretching west from the picturesque coastline to rolling pastures, set against the majestic backdrop of the Illawarra escarpment. 

Our dedication to be financially sustainable in an evolving environment, while striving for a great organisational culture and committing to employing staff who embrace our Core Values, has made Shellharbour City Council an employer of choice.

We have been recognised with a wealth of state and national awards in 2019, 2020 & 2021 including our 5 star Civic Centre building, Museum space and City Library, Winner in 2021 for Small Regional Airport of the year, and recently being presented an AR Bluett Memorial Award for Most Progressive Metropolitan and Regional Council in NSW.

We offer:

Shellharbour City Council offers a high performing and sustainable organisation to deliver outcomes for the community through leadership, collaboration and innovation. We have exciting, rewarding career opportunities and flexible working arrangements and work/life balance in a relaxed coastal lifestyle.

  • Permanent full time, 35 hours per week with access to flexi-time 
  • Commencing salary range from $66,343.68 - $70,404.88 per annum (dependent on qualifications and experience)
  • 11% superannuation
  • 7-day roster including evening and weekend shifts
  • Great organisational culture with a strong, values led and progressive team 
  • Access to local government benefits such as; LSL after five years, three weeks sick leave per annum, Fitness Passport, Provident Fund activities etc.  

Please Note: This position requires a Working with Children Check clearance.

For further information about the position, click here for the position description.

Contact: Lisa Zanetti - Team Leader Library Experience on 0427 799 451

Closing Date: Monday, 4 December 2023 at 11:30pm.

Apply now...

Complete the application HERE by answering the questions, describing how your skills and experience are relevant to the position.  

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Our core values of Collaboration, Accountability, Integrity, Respect and Sustainability represent who we are and what we expect of one another.

To work for us, you must be committed to role modelling our core values.

Shellharbour City Council is an equal opportunity employer.