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Lifelong Learning Librarian

Cannington, Australia

Reference: 5438852

Permanent, Part-Time

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!

Impact the Community in a Big Way!

The role reports to the Team Leader and will be responsible for the development and delivery of innovative programs that encourage community learning across all the City of Canning Libraries. The successful applicant will be delivering exciting learning outcomes for community members as well as being able to develop effective operations of library systems, collections and provision.

  • 39.5 hours per fortnight
  • Some weekends and evening required
  • Free Gym Membership
  • $77,090 - $84,122 per annum pro rata + 10.5% super

Applicants will have eligibility for ALIA Association, Allied Membership or similar experience, combined with 3 to 5 years of professional customer service experience, as well as a current satisfactory National Police Certificate and Working with Children Check. The right applicant for the role will have a qualification in Librarianship and/or Community Development, advance digital literacy skills, the ability to provide strong team direction and have a strong awareness of self-management. They will enjoy working in a community first environment; that is challenging as well as fulfilling.

Canning welcomes you to apply:

Please visit our website http://careers.canning.wa.gov.au 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 137-2021

Applications close 5.00pm Friday 23 April 2021

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: 23 Apr 2021