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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, 16 Community Libraries, two mobile libraries and a Home Library Service.

We are committed to equipping staff with the knowledge and skills required to provide an excellent customer experience and opportunities for a satisfying and fulfilling career. GRLC is an equal opportunity employer and values the contributions a diverse workforce can bring to the community.

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. Appointments to all positions are subject to successful applicants completing Working with Children and Police checks.

GRLC is committed to an inclusive workplace. If you require assistance to submit your application, please contact us on 03 4201 0512 or at jobs@grlc.vic.gov.au.

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
  • Read the Job Application Guide

There are currently 1 vacancies.

Permanent Full-time

$80,930- $87,652 per annum plus super

A fantastic career opportunity is available to join our innovative..

The successful candidates will be self-motivated, confident and curious..

The Position Description and the application guide are linked below. Applications must include a cover letter, current resume and statement addressing the key selection criteria. 

Please note, applications which do not address the key selection criteria outlined in the Position Description, cannot be considered. 

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.

Geelong Regional Library Corporation values equal opportunity and strives to create an inclusive and welcoming work environment that represents the diverse community we service. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people of all abilities, cultures, age, sex and gender.

Applications close Midnight, xx xxxx 2019

 

Position Description Job Application Guide

Area Manager, Bellarine

Permanent Full-time
Band 7, $92,138- $102,340 per annum plus superannuation

A fantastic career opportunity is available to lead the team at the new Leopold Library as well as providing leadership to GRLC’s other Bellarine based community libraries at Barwon Heads, Drysdale, Newcomb, Ocean Grove and Queenscliff.

Managerial experience along with a deep understanding of the role of public libraries, an ability to engage, lead and coach customer centred teams, the capacity to build relationships with diverse community members and a relevant tertiary qualification are essential.

The key areas of responsibility include:

  • Lead the team at the new Leopold Library and manage this branch on an ongoing basis 
  • Lead, develop and coach individuals and capable teams to deliver exemplary services and programmes optimising customer and visitor experiences across the Bellarine region
  • Ensure the provision and delivery of high quality, community focused library and information services and programs that respond to community needs and expectations 
  • Effectively and efficiently deliver the library service goals and objectives contained in GRLC’s Library Plan
  • Proactively contribute to GRLC’s strategic planning process for contemporary and evolving community library services
  • Continually improve GRLC’s library operation systems and processes through proactively measuring, monitoring, recommending and managing change to ensure library services continue to evolve and meet community needs
  • Manage GRLC’s Occupational Health and Safety objectives and obligations ensuring Bellarine libraries are safe spaces for staff and community use
  • Expand and improve the reach and impact of library services across the Bellarine area.

The Position Description and the application guide are linked below. Applications must include a cover letter, current resume and statement addressing the key selection criteria. 
Please note, applications which do not address the key selection criteria outlined in the Position Description, cannot be considered. 

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.

Geelong Regional Library Corporation values equal opportunity and strives to create an inclusive and welcoming work environment that represents the diverse community we service. Applicants from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

We encourage expressions of interest and applications from people with a lived experience of disability, or long term illness or injury and people of all abilities, cultures, age, sex and gender.

Applications close Midnight, 29 September 2019
 

Position Description Job Application Guide

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