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The Geelong Regional Library Corporation is one of Victoria’s largest library networks covering 5,500 square kilometres providing library and heritage services to people living in urban, rural and coastal areas.  We have a central library, 15 community libraries and two mobile libraries.

We are committed to equipping our team with the knowledge and skills required to provide an excellent customer experience and opportunities for a satisfying and fulfilling career.

The library corporation is an equal opportunity employer and we value the contributions that a diverse workforce can bring to our community.

How do I join the library team?

Our current vacancies are listed below.

Before applying:

  • Find out more about our organisation by browsing our website
  • Read the position description for the role

There are the following vacancies:

Branch Librarian

Permanent Full-time
$79,324 - $85,912 plus superannuation

A recognised industry leader, we deliver exemplary library and information services from a growing network of 16 libraries and 2 mobile libraries. Lead the team providing exemplary library services in the community of Geelong West.  A deep understanding of the role of public libraries, experience in engaging and leading customer centred teams and a relevant tertiary qualification required.

Applications close Monday 23rd April 2018

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Library Officer - Full-time

Permanent Full-time
Band 3, $52,750 - $58,460 plus superannuation

Provide exemplary customer service to library users at the Geelong Library & Heritage Centre.

Applications close Friday 27th April 2018

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Library Officers - Part-time

Permanent Part-time

Band 3, $52,750 - $58,460 pro rata plus superannuation

Provide exemplary customer service to library users at the following sites –

• The Geelong West Library vacancy is 40 hours per fortnight;

•  The Ocean Grove/Barwon Heads Library vacancy is currently 35.5 hours per fortnight;

• The Corio Library has two vacancies – one 56 hours per fortnight and another 28 hours per fortnight;

• The Belmont/Highton Library vacancy is 24.75 hours per fortnight;

• The Geelong Library & Heritage Centre has three part-time vacancies – one (0.6EFT) 84 hours per 28 days and two (0.5EFT) 70 hours per 28 days.

Applications close Friday 27th April 2018

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Position Description Geelong West  

Position Description Ocean Grove / Barwon Heads

Position Description Corio

Position Description Belmont / Highton

Position Description Geelong Library and Heritage Centre 

Children’s & Youth Librarian

Permanent Part-time

Band 5, $65,926 - $75,812 plus superannuation

The Geelong Regional Library Corporation (GRLC) is one of Victoria’s largest library networks covering some 5,500 square kilometres providing library and heritage services to people living in urban, rural and coastal areas.  There is a Central Library, the Geelong Library and Heritage Centre, 15 Community Libraries, two mobile libraries and a community library service.  We are committed to developing the knowledge and skills of our staff and providing opportunities for a satisfying and fulfilling career.  The GRLC is a child safe and child friendly organisation  committed to ensuring that all children who visit our libraries have the right to feel and be safe.

GRLC staff seek to embrace a human-centred mindset and, as part of a team, deliver an exceptional customer experience to visitors daily.  You will be enthusiastic and flexible, confident with and curious about new technologies.  Your proactive and cooperative approach will help us provide welcoming, inclusive and safe library spaces.

Experience in the preparation and delivery of literacy and reader development programs, programs that reach multi-cultural and Indigenous communities and improve access to other disadvantaged groups will be highly valued.  The CYS team work together across the network with a flexible approach that maximises service delivery. Base locations are subject to change, the commencing location for this position will be Torquay Library.

Members of the Children’s and Youth Services Team:
• Actively contribute to the provision of services in our branches that meet the recreational, cultural, information and education needs of children and young adults.
• Develop and deliver literacy and reader development programs and services.
• Provide outreach services to build awareness and engagement in our libraries.
• Develop and nurture partnerships with relevant stakeholders.

Applications close Midnight Friday 4th May 2018

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