Team Leader Library Programs

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Bernadette Fleet, Manager Library Service
Contact Number
(02) 4645 5053
Location
Camden Council, NSW

 

Team Leader Library Programs

  • Reference Number: S100-20-792
  • Closing Date: 05-10-2020
  • Employment Type: Permanent Full Time

Team Leader Library Programs

Salary - $1,671.50 - $1,915.40 pw + super

Come join an organisation with endless opportunities, where people choose to work because they are inspired by the chance to shape, influence and grow a community.

We have an exciting opportunity for a creative and opportunistic library professional to join our Library Services team as the Team Leader Library Programs. Your drive and passion for contemporary library practices will see you lead a team of specialist library professionals in the development and delivery of creative library programs tailored to our growing community within our library creative spaces and facilities.

If you enjoy a challenging, diverse and rapidly evolving working environment which provides the opportunity to make a difference, don’t miss this opportunity to be part of something great.

What We Offer

We are committed to offering and supporting development and employment opportunities to help people excel and build a lasting career. We offer generous learning and development opportunities as well as access to employee benefits and education assistance.

We promote diversity in the workplace and have a culture that is inclusive, respectful and embraces the unique skills and qualities of all people.

As the community continues to grow, this opportunity will allow you to grow with it!

Essential

  • Tertiary qualifications in Library and Information Science or a related field, that allow professional membership of ALIA
  • Proven experience in library work and a strong knowledge of public library practices including library systems, information technology and social networking technologies
  • Demonstrated leadership skills with the ability to motivate and supervise staff
  • Strong capacity for strategic thinking and commitment to continued improvement
  • Demonstrated experience in the development, promotion and delivery of recreational and educational library programs in particular to adults
  • Knowledge and experience using online informational databases and developing and implementing library training programs
  • Current high level digital literacy skills, with the confidence to support customers with diverse technology including online and virtual collections and services, across multiple devices, platforms, apps and software
  • Proven ability to work in a team environment
  • Sound knowledge of library policies, practices and current trends in libraries
  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment including new technologies
  • Demonstrated ability to apply EEO and WHS principles
  • Current Working with Children Check

Desirable

  • Experience in the delivery of recreational and educational programs for various target groups
  • Time management skills
  • Self-directed work practices
  • Knowledge of current educational trends

“The above position has been identified as a Child-Related position under the Child Protection laws in NSW. Applicants will be required to obtain a new Working With Children Check. For more information visit www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au. Prohibited Persons are not eligible to apply.”.  

Further Information: Bernadette Fleet, Manager Library Services on (02) 4645 5053

Closing Date: 5 October 2020

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