Join one of Sydney’s most progressive library services
Work includes weekdays, evenings, and weekends
Flexibility to work at short notice when needed

About Us

The City of Ryde library service comprises of five branches at Ryde, North Ryde, Eastwood, West Ryde and Gladesville and online library. There is currently an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic Casual Library Assistants to join our team.

About the Role

Casual Library Assistants play a key role in delivering a responsive and high quality customer service to the community.

The work involves providing information and assistance to customers including working at service points, the use and maintenance of software and equipment, assisting with programmed activities and maintaining the collection.

On the job training will be provided and regular reviews of performance will be carried out.

Work Hours – Hours are allocated as required. Shifts may be a minimum of 3 hours and up to a maximum of 7 hours.

Where – All City of Ryde Libraries: Ryde, Eastwood, Gladesville, North Ryde and West Ryde

When – Weekdays, evenings, and weekends

Pay Rate – Hourly rate from $32.12 (includes 25% casual loading)

Key Requirements

Must be available to work at short notice when required
You must have completed Certificate III in Library & Information Services, or undertaking other library-related tertiary study, or significant experience working in a library
Current Working With Children Check is required
Knowledge of the Spydus Library Management System is desired
Current NSW driver licence is desired

About You

Must be reliable and committed to your shifts
Physically able to carry out required tasks
Able to work independently and follow verbal requests and instructions
Willing to work at any of the Ryde libraries upon request

How to apply

Use our fast, easy to use on-line application process to apply today. In addition to answering the questions shown below, this position requires you to attach your Resume to complete the application process. Please note, you are not required to submit a cover letter or a statement addressing selection criteria.

Closing Date: Sunday 14 February 2021 @ 11:30pm

If you would like to know more, please see the Position Description or call Kathy Maltby on (02) 9952 8346 for a confidential discussion.

City of Ryde is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

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