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Lifelong Learning Librarian


Reference: 5033348

The City of Canning aims to be a welcoming and thriving city, giving our people an opportunity to thrive through work that truly makes a difference! We now have an opportunity for a customer-focussed individual to join our team as Lifelong Learning Librarian on a Permanent, Full-Time basis across our learning hubs.

Impact the Community in a Big Way!

The role reports to the Team Leader Library and will be responsible for delivering effective and welcoming customer service across the learning hubs, as well as developing and delivering innovative programs that encourage community learning and build individual capacity. The successful applicants will build internal and external stakeholder connections, and deliver outcomes from the Learning City Strategy, with a focus on lifelong learning within the community.

For more information on the Learning City Strategy, please click here.

  • $77,090 - $84,122 per annum + 10.5% super
  • Gym membership
  • 19 Day Month

Applicants will have a minimum of 3 years' experience in a similar role delivering excellent customer service and developing and delivering learning programs, a relevant tertiary qualification and be eligible for ALIA membership, combined with a current Working with Children Check and current satisfactory National Police Clearance. The right applicant for the role will have advanced digital literacy skills, and comprehensive knowledge of resource acquisition and collection management practices, cataloguing and classification. They will enjoy working in a collaborative team setting, have a demonstrated ability to develop strong networks and partnerships within the community, and have an excellent work ethic to deliver outcomes.

Canning welcomes you to apply:

Please visit our website where you can access the position description and apply for the position. To submit an application, you will need to provide two attachments being your resume and cover letter that addresses the selection criteria listed in the position description.

For a confidential enquiry please contact Toni van den Hurk on 08 9231 0756. Reference 90-1920

Applications close 5.00pm Friday 28 February 2020

At the City of Canning, one person can, and does, make a difference every day!

The City of Canning is a "Welcoming and Thriving" place to live and work. We believe that engaging people with diverse backgrounds will assist in delivering superior services to our community and are committed to the principles of equal opportunity for all.

Applications Close: 28 Feb 2020