Library - Program Support Assistant
City of Darwin offers a range of Library and Family services across our community. Our Libraries provide a free, welcoming, and safe place to access information; relax out of the weather, charge devices, access free Wi-Fi and use computers.
City of Darwin currently have a full-time vacancy for a Program Support Assistant and we are looking for a motivated individual who is passionate about creating unique experiences for the community by assisting in the delivery of a range of library programs and services
Reporting to our Programs Officer, this role works within the Programs & Lifelong Learning team to deliver a broad range of library programs and events for Darwin's diverse community. Our programs include technology help classes, seniors' programs, community information sessions, author talks and to name a few. The role also involves delivering customer service that supports library patrons in a self-service environment.
This is a full-time permanent position, and as such the working hours are an average of 72.5 hours per fortnight in accordance with rostered hours. You will work across a range of our library locations and your working schedule will include weekend shifts.
This position is remunerated at a base salary of $63,210.00 per annum plus superannuation. We also offer six weeks annual leave, district allowance, salary sacrifice options, and the opportunity for continuous professional development and learning
To be considered for the role you will have excellent customer service skills, sound interpersonal and communication skills and of course will need to be passionate about providing programs and services to the broader community. You will have the ability to work in a varied and busy library environment and have demonstrated experience delivering programs, using current technologies and a willingness to embrace and explore emerging technologies relevant to libraries is essential.
You must also have:
- A Class C driver's licence.
- Current Working with Children Clearance (OCHRE)
For full details of the position or other essential and desirable requirements please refer to the position description provided.
Applications addressing the selection criteria and accompanied by a resume should be submitted through our recruitment system prior to the closing date.
For further information regarding this position, please contact our Coordinator Programs and Lifelong Learning, Barbara Cotton on 8930 0220.
The vacancy closes at 5 pm Monday 31 January 2022.
The City of Darwin is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background to apply.
As part of Council's recruitment process, applicants may be required to undergo pre-employment assessments, such as a Medical Assessment, National Police Check and Psychometric Assessment.