Information Services and Programs Librarian

  • Full Time
  • 2 years ago
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Job Information

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    Category Education and Sports
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    Posted On Dec 4 ,2017
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Job Description

Mornington Peninsula Shire Libraries aspire to be the local centre of information, making all kinds of knowledge and information readily available to the community. Our services are available through four branch libraries as well as a Mobile Library, Outreach Services, Home Library Services and the library website.

Job tasks and responsibilities

The Libraries Team is seeking an enthusiastic qualified individual to provide:

· Excellent information services, engage and support customers, plan and deliver Library Programs

· Providing high level information services and reader development, using extensive knowledge of collections, eResources, digital literacy, technology and library systems.

·  Acting as Officer-in-Charge whilst on the customer service/information desk, dealing with any issues that arise, leading the team and ensuring the smooth day-to-day operation of the library service.

Skills and experience

You are required to have excellent skills in information technology applications, social media, information retrieval and troubleshoot issues.

Previous experience in a frontline customer service role and in leading team members will be highly desirable.

Previous experience leading a team will be highly desirable and you will demonstrate your ability to work both independently and as part of a team.

Applicants must hold a Graduate Diploma or degree in Library/Information Management of Information Technology.

Applicants must hold a current Working with Children Check, and Victorian Driver’s Licence.

You will also be required to undertake a Police Check as part of the
recruitment process.

For a confidential discussion about this exciting opportunity, please contact Fiona MacNaughton, Library Services Coordinator (03) 5950 1820