Young People's Services Librarian
- Applications Close: 22/06/2020 09:00 AM
- Location: Administration Building
- Work Type: Permanent - Full Time
About the role
Based at the Rockingham Central Library you will provide library services to the community, ensuring all available services are provided to children and young people, and contribute to the efficient operation of the Library as a whole.
The ideal candidate
To be the successful candidate, you will have experience in a customer focussed environment and are able to communicate effectively with children, youth and their parents. You have demonstrated skills in problem solving and time management and are able to demonstrate these skills along with your ability to use initiative.
You have proven experience in planning, promoting and organising events and programs, particularly with a community focus. You work well in a team environment and are able to establish and maintain positive work relationships with different government authorities, education institutions and individual stakeholders. You have a passion for increasing literacy among children and young people, and for promoting library services and resources to residents.
You possess a qualification in library services and/or early childhood education. Experience in a similar or related field is an advantage, but not essential.
‘C’ class driver’s licence and use of own vehicle is essential as in this role you will be required to drive between the City’s libraries.
What we offer
This position offers a cash salary of $72,077 per annum.
We value our employees and offer:
- Up to 14.5% superannuation
- A variety of health and wellbeing programmes
- Two extra public holidays
- Training and development opportunities including paid study leave and study fees
An information package is available on our website. Applications will be accepted until 9.00am, Monday 22 June 2020.
The City of Rockingham accepts applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds. Applicants of the following groups are encouraged to apply: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people living with disability and people who speak a first language other than English.