Hume Libraries

Broadmeadows Library
Temporary Part Time

Thursdays 12:30pm-8:15pm & Fridays 9:15am-5pm

5A $80,071.12 pro rata
Closing Date: 05/10/2023 05:00 pm
About the Role

Hume City Council is a leader in local government and recognised for its innovation, initiative, leadership, service, quality and support for its people and the diverse communities of North-western Melbourne. We are committed to creating an inclusive and collaborative work environment that values and respects our 1800 employees, which is why we know you’re going to love working with us!

The Opportunity:

Hume Libraries is currently seeking applications from qualified Librarians to join our Broadmeadows Library team on a temporary part-time basis. You will be positive, energetic and a quick learner, able to work well within a team environment and engage with the community and stakeholders.

The Broadmeadows Library is situated within the Hume Global Learning Centre-Broadmeadows. We offer a large range of library collections, resources, programs, outreach and more.

This is a part-time position contracted until 30 September 2026. The roster for this role is Thursdays 12:30pm-8.15pm and Fridays 9:15am-5pm. You may also be offered additional hours as per operational needs and overtime hours on weekends.

Position Objectives:

You will be responsible for contributing to the provision of high-quality library collections and services that meet the educational, recreational and information needs of the diverse Hume community by delivering accessible, relevant and innovative resources and a high standard of customer service. You will also support the facilitation of learning, participate in collection development, and plan, develop and deliver library programs and as directed by the Team Leader Broadmeadows Library.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

Graduate Diploma in Information Management or equivalent, facilitating eligibility for professional membership of the Australian Library and Information Association.
Demonstrated knowledge and skills in electronic and print based information resources.
Demonstrated ability to plan, develop and deliver programs
Demonstrated ability to convey computer and library literacy to the community.
Ability to develop working relationships with staff and work together in a team environment.
Ability to understand current and future trends in libraries and the impact on communities.
Current Working with Children’s check
Why Hume?

We offer a competitive salary package, professional development opportunities, and a supportive work environment. If you are looking for a challenging and diverse role where you can make a difference, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity!

For further information please view the position description or contact:

Wendy Byron, Team Leader Broadmeadows Library, on 9356 6932.

Council recognises the value of the diversity and strength of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures to the heritage of all Australians. We have zero tolerance for child abuse and adhere to the Victorian Child Safe Standards and related legislation. Our people are required to observe child safe requirements and support the safety, participation, well-being, and empowerment of children.

How to Apply

via Council website or Seek

For further information contact: Wendy Byron (03) 9356 6932

This is a job-share role with a focus on managing and promoting collections within the branch, and includes direct customer service in a dynamic public library environment.

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