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Simply complete the online application below, outlining how you meet the selection criteria for the role. This is your opportunity to sell yourself to the selection panel and to provide examples of what you have done in your career, how well you did it, and how it relates to the requirements of the role you are applying for. You may wish to prepare your responses to the selection criteria in advance (e.g. by saving them in a Word document). Once saved, you can 'copy and paste' text into the online application form. You can find more information on the selection criteria within the Position Description.  Please also remember to upload your resume at the end of your application, together with a covering letter or supporting documents if relevant. We accept files in PDF, .doc or .docx formats, under 2MB.


You are applying for the position: Young Persons Librarian | Lane Cove



Application Form (All fields are required)

1. Source:
Where did you see this advertisement?

2. Residency:
Do you have full legal working rights in Australia?

3. Clearance:
Are you up to date with your vaccinations against COVID-19 OR do you have a valid and current medical contraindication?

4. Clearance:
Do you hold a current 'Paid Worker - Working With Children Check' Clearance (NSW)?

5. Licence:
Do you hold a current and valid Class C Driver’s Licence?

6. Qualifications:
Do you hold a Bachelor Degree or Graduate Diploma in Librarianship/Information Science or equivalent qualification, providing eligibility for Associate membership of ALIA?

7. Experience:
Please provide examples of when you have demonstrated extensive experience in Library operations.

8. Experience:
Please provide examples of when you have demonstrated sound knowledge of children’s and youth literature.

9. Skills:
Please provide examples of when you have demonstrated understanding of the literacy needs of children and youth.

10. Skills:
Please provide examples of your proven ability to develop, deliver and promote Library programs.

11. Skills:
Please provide examples of when you have demonstrated strong and effective written and verbal communication skills, particularly relating to children and youth.

12. Skills:
Please provide examples of when you have demonstrated your extensive storytelling and display skills.

13. Skills:
Please provide examples of your demonstrated ability to effectively supervise and develop staff.


File size limit: 2 MB. We accept .pdf, .doc and .docx.


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