Whitehorse Manningham Regional Library Corporation


Team Leader


Permanent Full Time
Band 5 $74,995 – $86,559 +Superannuation

Closing Date: 26/03/2023 11:00 pm


About the Role

Whitehorse Manningham Libraries has an exciting opportunity for a qualified librarian looking for a leadership role that makes a difference to the community they work in. This position is responsible for delivering quality library services at the Bulleen branch which is located within the shopping centre at Bulleen Plaza.

About the Role
Whitehorse Manningham Libraries invite applications from qualified librarians who are committed to providing an excellent customer service environment.

The successful applicant will:

– Have the ability to coordinate a small branch library
– Engage with a diverse community and stakeholders
– Be committed to the delivery of information services
– Have strong people management skills
– Enjoy working as a member of a small team
– Have strong communication skills
– Possess a tertiary qualification acceptable for professional membership (librarian) of the Australian Library and Information Association

The successful candidate will have a positive attitude and the capacity to engage with a diverse range of community groups. This position is an excellent opportunity for a librarian passionate about developing innovative public library services.

The successful applicant must hold or be willing to acquire a Working with Children Check card and must be willing to undergo a National Police Record Check. Previous public library experience would be an advantage.

While this position is currently vacant at the Bulleen Library, all applicants should be aware that it is a condition of employment that all employees can be required to work at any of the eight Whitehorse Manningham Libraries branches. Rostered weekend work and evening shifts may be required.

WML offers the following benefits:

– Access to professional development opportunities that support our commitment to life-long learning and a skilled workforce
– Purchased leave arrangements and carry-over arrangements from the Local Government sector
– Employee Assistance Program for staff and their immediate family members
– Annual free flu vaccination
– Ability to salary sacrifice superannuation

All applicants are required to read the position description and candidate information pack prior to submitting an application. Applications are to be submitted via the library website (https://www.wml.vic.gov.au/About/Jobs-Volunteering/Jobs/Team-Leader-Bulleen) or directly to applicants@wml.vic.gov.au.

For further information contact Jonathan Gosden on 9896 4333.

Applications close 11.00pm Sunday 26 March

How to Apply

Via library website

For further information contact: Jonathan Gosden jonathan.gosden@wml.vic.gov.au 9896 4333

Employment Documents:
https://www.plv.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2023/03/BR3-Team-Leader-PD-March-2023.pdf https://www.plv.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2023/03/Candidate-information-Team-Leader-Bulleen-Library.pdf

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