Team Leader Library Resources

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Kylie Tatt, Coordinator Community Services
Contact Number
02 6578 7523
Location
Singleton Council,, NSW

 

Team Leader Library Resources

Job No: SC20211001 | Location: Singleton

JOIN OUR JOURNEY TO BECOME THE BEST COUNCIL IN AUSTRALIA!

We are looking for a passionate and hardworking Team Leader Library Resources to join our team at Singleton Council. In this role, you’ll make a real impact on the everyday lives of people within our community by achieving important outcomes for Singleton to grow and flourish. 
 

ABOUT US

Singleton Council has a long and proud history. From our agricultural foundations to our abundant natural resources, we are more than just New South Wales’ largest producer of coal. Singleton has developed into the economic beating heart of the State and a centre of industry, heritage, tourism and community. Here at Council, we offer a wide range of services to our community, supporting our vision to be vibrant, progressive, connected, sustainable and resilient. 
 

THE ROLE

We are looking for a Team Leader Library Resources to lead a small team of professionals to manage library resources in accordance with industry best practice. This includes delivering circulation and information systems for the Singleton Library.

With an undergraduate or postgraduate qualification in library and information studies accredited by ALIA, you will be able to demonstrate a commitment to providing excellent customer service to both internal and external customers of Council. Demonstrated experience in the management of Information Technology systems, resources, budgets and staff, as well as experience in cataloguing and library stock management is a must.
 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE

  • Provide leadership and direction to a high performing team
  • Develop and implement the Library Resources Strategy and implementation plans
  • Circulation duties
  • Coordinate the ongoing development and support of the Library Management System
  • Proactively participate in the development of the Library
  • Manage relevant budget expenditure and income

Experience as a team leader in a public library environment will be well regarded.

This position is offered on a three-year, temporary contract working 35 hours per week.

Remuneration for the position is based on Grade 11 of the salary system which equates to a base salary between $75,840 to $85,310 per year plus superannuation.
 

WHY JOIN US?

At Singleton Council, we are a dynamic, multi-skilled, diverse group of people who share the same passion — to deliver outstanding services and outcomes to our community. We value difference and the creativity it generates towards our productive workforce.

Together, we exist to make a difference for our community. To make smart, sustainable decisions, and to go above and beyond so that our community continues to be loved locally and recognised nationally. If you are looking for a challenging and strategically focused career which delivers tangible results for the community all whilst working in a flexible, contemporary environment, join us on our journey to be the best council in Australia.      
 

INTERESTED?

For further information regarding this role please see the position description and information for intending applicants, or contact Kylie Tatt, Coordinator Community Services, on 02 6578 7523.
 

APPLICATIONS CLOSE 17 OCTOBER 2021.

APPLY TODAY!