Team Leader Library Services

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Human Resources
Contact Number
T: (08) 8558 0200 or E: 
District Council of Yankalilla, SA


Team Leader Library Services

Are you ready to embark on the next exciting chapter in your career?

District Council of Yankalilla Library is searching for a dynamic Team Leader who's ready to make waves in the world of libraries and lead our team to new horizons.

As a Team Leader at DCY Library, you'll have the opportunity to not only get hooked on the sea change but also make a significant impact, driving our TIDE of values – Teamwork, Integrity, Deliver, Enjoy. Just like the tides, your leadership will influence the ebb and flow of our library's success. You'll have the chance to shape our new library offerings, inspire the team, and create a ripple effect of learning and growth.

The District Council of Yankalilla is located just an hour's drive south of Adelaide's CBD, nestled on the picturesque Fleurieu Peninsula. This beautiful area features rolling hills, dairy farms, grazing lands, pine forests, conservation parks, and bushland. The coastline stretches for 90 kilometres and offers rugged cliffs and 30 kilometres of stunning white sandy beaches that attract visitors all year round.

Working with the District Council of Yankalilla means joining a supportive, flexible, and caring team. We prioritise career development and advancement, ensuring that you have opportunities to grow professionally within our small but progressive council.

In this exciting and diverse role, collaboration is key. You'll work closely with various teams across the Council. By building strong relationships, you'll become a trusted advisor and partner, dedicated to improving organisational performance, enhancing individual capabilities, and fostering stronger teams. Together, we'll work towards achieving outcomes that align with our Council's Strategic Plan.

What We Offer:

  • An ocean of knowledge: Dive into a world of books, resources, and learning opportunities.
  • A sea change: Experience a refreshing change in your career, with endless possibilities.
  • Swim with the tide: Join a team that moves forward, adapts, and rides the waves of innovation.
  • Make waves: Your leadership will create a lasting impact, leaving an indelible mark on our library's future.

If you're passionate about libraries, books, and navigating uncharted waters, this is your chance to be part of something extraordinary.

Join us at DCY Library and help us set sail towards a brighter, book-filled future!

Ready to embark on this sea change adventure?

If this role sounds exciting to you and you meet our key requirements we can’t wait to hear from you!

Please email your application to or submit via seek, including your updated CV and a cover letter (minimum 1 page) that tells us a little more about you, your skills and experience and why you would be perfect for the role.

As applications will be reviewed upon submission, don’t delay in submitting yours.

Applications close Monday 11 December 2023 @ 11:59pm AEST.

If you would like a confidential discussion regarding this exciting position contact Human Resources on (08) 8558 0200 or via email at 

For a copy of the Position Description, please click here

As part of the recruitment process, pre-employment checks will be conducted in line with requirements of this position.