Librarian - Training & Information Services - 5121973

Our client is a local council based in the vibrant city of Blacktown, located in the very heart of Greater Sydney.
They are seeking an experienced Training and Information Services Librarian to join their team until the end of 2020.
In this role you will be responsible for the planning, development, and evaluation of technology training courses as well as promoting Council as an efficient and helpful organisation to the community.
Key accountabilities:
  • Participate in the delivery of quality customer service at various library service points
  • Organise, deliver or assist in staff training, user education, and library promotions as required
  • Ensure that relevant performance measures are in place and performance standards are met. Prepare and present reports and statistics as required
  • Lead in the provision of quality and efficient reference and information services to customers including Council officers. Operate Ask-A-Librarian information service
  • Develop and deliver training and awareness sessions programs to colleagues to enhance their professional development in training and information technology
  • Develop and deliver training and awareness programs to community members on the use of library information technology
  • Plan, develop, deliver and evaluate training schedules and content in current technologies using one-on-one training, small workshops and classroom style training
  • Assess developments in web applications and make recommendations where developments will assist in the provision of improved customer service
To be considered you will:
  • Degree in Library and Information Science or equivalent as recognised by the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) or equivalent qualification in related field
  • Cert IV in Training and Assessment or willing to obtain
  • Knowledge and experience in planning, developing, delivering and evaluating training in current technologies targeting various skill levels
  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and proven excellent problem solving, interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written
  • Demonstrated ability to work within a team environment and independently
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with diverse client groups
  • Proficient user of current technologies and knowledge of current technology trends
  • Experience and proficiency in the use of electronic and online information resources
  • Current class C driver's licence.
For more information please contact Stam Gambrellis at Ignite on 02 92508101
Stam Gambrellis specialises in recruiting within Information Management in Melbourne and Sydney. If this position isn’t of interest to you but you have experience in Libraries, Archives or Records, feel free to call Stam or the IM team for a chat on 02 9250 8000
You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for this job.
Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Sydney (New South Wales)
Library and Information