First listed on: 27 October 2018

Library Officer 

Clarence Valley Council performs a range of functions and is one of the valley's largest employers. We have a reputation in the community for providing quality service and this is a credit to the teamwork, dedication and skill of our employees. We value our employees and provide a progressive, rewarding and flexible working environment.  Benefits include:

  • a 9 day fortnight
  • the opportunity to accrue time in lieu
  • support for study at TAFE and University level
  • the opportunity to 'purchase' leave
  • access to an Employee Assistance Scheme
  • Special Leave for RFS and SES volunteers
  • Defence Leave for members of the ADF Reserves 

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These are permanent part time positions within Council’s Library Services Unit. The salary range for the position is $29.11- $34.71 per hour, plus superannuation.

The positions are based at Yamba, Iluka and Maclean but this may change should business needs identify other work locations to be more appropriate to deliver our services in the future.

In the position of Library Officer you will be required to undertake duties associated with the day-to-day operation of the Library, provide a professional level of reference and readers advisory customer service to all levels of the Clarence Valley community and to develop and deliver library programs such as children's and youth programs, Home Library Service, Technology programs and develop displays and marketing tools and events as required.

For further information please contact Kathryn Breward, Regional Librarian on 6641 0112.

A probation period applies to this position.

** In accordance with the requirement for "Working with Children' anyone starting a new, paid job in child-related work must apply for the Working with Children Check (WWCC). This is a requirement for this position and it is the responsibility of the successful applicant to have undertaken the WWCC and the 'Clearance to Work with Children' provided to Council prior to commencement. For  further information on how to apply please refer to

Closing date: Monday 19 November 2018 at 4:00 PM (NSW time) daylight saving time.  

How to apply:

  • All applications must be lodged online via Council's website
  • Once you start your online application you cannot save and return later. 
  • You may wish to prepare your responses in a Word document, and then copy and paste into the fields below.
  • Attachments such as certificates and licences must be combined into one document before you attach them to your application.
  • You must use your own email address and not one used previously by another person that has applied for a position with Council.
  • For further information about the selection process including tips on how to address the selection criteria please refer to the Careers page on the Clarence Valley Council website. 

For this application you will be required to supply relevant certificates and licences

Council is an EEO employer and indigenous people are encouraged to apply. 


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