Team Leader Library Services

Team Leader Library Services

Salary: $1,646.80 - $1,887.10pw + super

This exciting position will lead and support one of our library teams to deliver a quality library service to our community. Camden Library services are rapidly growing, giving you the opportunity to work from multiple sites.

Work in state of the art facilities, in a programs-based environment that includes alternateive lending collections and opportunities to think creatively to reach our growing community.

WIth 50% of our population library members this is an exciting opportunity for a passionate customer focused, library leader to join our professional and friendly library team.

Be a part of shaping new places and building new communities.

What we Offer

We are committed to offering and supporting development and employment opportunities to help people excel and build a lasting career. We offer generous learning and development opportunities as well as flexitime, access to employee benefits and education assistance.

We promote diversity in the workplace and have a culture that is inclusice, respectful and embraces the unique skills and qualities of all people.

As a community continues to grow, this opportunity will allow you to grow with it!


  • University level qualifications in Library and Information Science or equivalent and/or proven experience in library work and a strong knowledge of public library practices including systems and information technology.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills with the ability to motivate and supervise staff
  • Strong capacity for strategic thinking and commitment to continued improvement
  • Ability to effectively organise workloads and co-ordinate resources and plan activities
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to provide quality customer service
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Demonstrated skills in collection management and grant writing experience
  • Sound knowledge of library policies, practices and relevant legislation with the ability to ensure legislative and regulatory requirements are met
  • Demonstrated knowledge of current trends in libraries
  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment including new technologies
  • Demonstrated ability to apply EEO and WH&S and ethical practice principles


  • Eligible for professional membership of ALIA
  • Time management skills
  • Self-directed work practices
  • Knowledge of current educational trends

Please ensure when addressing the criteria you relate your skills and experience to the position description

Further Information: Bernadette Fleet, Manager Library Services on 4645 5053

Closing Date: 26 August 2019

How to Apply: For the above position visit our website for a Job Description and full details

Job region
Camden Council
Full time
$85,633.00 - $98,129.00
Bernadette Fleet
Closing date
Monday 26 August 2019