Programs Assistant - Part Time (Parental Leave Contract)

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Victoria Murray
Contact Number
02 6333 6281
Bathurst Regional Council, NSW


Programs Assistant - Part Time (Parental Leave Contract)

Job No: BRC0157 | Location: Bathurst

About the role

Are you passionate about libraries? Curious about the world around you and willing to make a difference to the wellbeing of the Bathurst Community by providing high quality customer focused library services? Then this opportunity is for you.

Bathurst Library provides library programs and activities to the Bathurst community, a mobile library, an extensive collection of items to borrow and a vibrant community space with access to information and technology.

We are currently looking for a part-time Programs Assistant (21 hours per week) to join our team on a 12 month Parental Leave contract. In this role you will have the opportunity to work with an enthusiastic and passionate team and play an essential part in the delivery of high-quality programs for children, youth and adults. You will also be involved in the planning and delivery of the mobile and home library service, special events and library marketing and promotions. Other duties will include assisting library users with locating information and library materials and providing technology assistance on a day to day basis.

Key Requirements

  • Minimum Year 12 Higher School Certificate or equivalent
  • At least 2 years’ experience working in a customer service setting
  • High level communication skills
  • Demonstrated customer service skills and experience
  • Excellent computer skills including MS Office suite, digital apps and platforms, mobile devices
  • Proven ability to work cooperatively in a team environment
  • Working with Children’s Check or willingness to acquire
  • Class C NSW Driver’s Licence

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This position requires a pre employment health assessment which includes a functional, audio and drug & alcohol screen.

Salary: $628.38 to $660.20 per week + super (plus weekend penalty loading)

Position Status: Part Time - 12 month Parental Leave Contract

Hours of work: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday (21 hours per week)

Application closing date: Sunday, 27 February 2022, at 11.30pm

Contact Officer: Victoria Murray - 02 6333 6281

Bathurst Regional Council is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

To submit your application for this position, please complete the questionnaire here. You will then be prompted to attach your resume and copies of any relevant qualifications (please note, attaching a resume is mandatory). You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for this job.