Temporary Employment Register (BB-91B8F) Canberra ACT - Opportunity to work at one of Australia's leading cultural institutions - Interesting and diverse working environment - $44,026 (APS1) to $141,613 (EL2) plus 15.4% superannuation The National Library is one of several agencies within the Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications portfolio.The Librarys role, as defined by the National Library Act 1960, is to ensure that documentary resources of national significance relating to Australia and the Australian people, as well as significant non-Australian library materials, are collected, preserved and made accessible either through the Library itself or through collaborative arrangements with other libraries and information providers.
By offering a strong national focus in all that we do, and cooperating with others who share our goals, we support learning, creative and intellectual endeavour, and contribute to the continuing vitality of Australias diverse culture and heritage.
The Librarys vision is to... connect all Australians with national collections, enriching conversations about who we are and our place in the world. Everything we do is guided by our organisational values. We are:
- respectful and inclusive, - responsive to individual and community needs, - ambitious, and internationally recognised for our digital innovation, - tenacious, pursuing priorities over the very long term, and - accountable for the communitys investment in our work. THE LIBRARY HAS THREE KEY STRATEGIC PRIORITIES:
- We collect today what will be important tomorrow. - We connect with communities, and connect communities with their national collections. - We collaborate with others to maximise the national impact of cultural collections. The National Library of Australia regularly has short-term or project based employment opportunities for periods up to 18 months. These temporary vacancies can be full time, part time or casual (intermittent and varied hours). The work offered can be within:
- Collections Management (eg. preservation, cataloguing, acquisitions, special collections management, curatorship, archivists), - Library Services (eg. reference services, reading room floor, document supply services, collection retrieval, research), - Digital and IT Services (eg. IT support and operations, Trove, digitisation, digital preservation, web development, graphic design), - Corporate services and administration (eg. finance, human resources, executive support, building management, records management), and - Exhibitions and outreach (eg. education, marketing, editorial/publishing, exhibition installation). Applications are welcome from all disciplines and levels of experience. All registrations will expire on 24 December 2020 . At this time, all applicants will be invited to renew their interest in temporary employment opportunities at the Library. Should you have any questions or you experience any difficulties applying, please contact Recruitment via email - [email protected] Canberra ACT Australia (+1 other)
Temporary Employment Register (BB-91B8F) Canberra ACT National Library of Australia Canberra ACT