2 x School Librarians, University Library
2 x School Librarians, University Library
Applications Close:
Campbelltown & Parramatta Campuses
2 positions available (1 x Full Time Fixed-Term & 1 x Full Time Ongoing)

Western Sydney University is a modern, forward-thinking, research-led university, located at the heart of Australia’s fastest growing and economically significant Western Sydney region. Boasting 10 campuses - many in CBD locations – and more than 170,000 alumni, 44,000 students and 3000 staff, the University has 10 Schools with an array of well-designed programs and courses carefully structured to meet the demands of future industry. The University is ranked in the top two per cent of Universities worldwide and as a research leader, 80 percent of the University’s assessed research is rated at ‘World Standard’ or above.

The University Library is currently seeking two (2) experienced and enthusiastic librarians to join the team as Law Librarian and Nursing & Midwifery Librarian. These are exciting opportunities where you will actively collaborate with academic and professional staff to embed and scaffold information literacy skills into the curriculum. The position will proactively liaise with school and teaching support staff to ensure that the Library’s collection supports the school’s teaching and research programs. As the main point of contact between the School and the Library, you will be an excellent communicator and work collegially with Academics, Liaison Librarians, Academic Literacy Advisors, and Information Resources staff to deliver innovative solutions for the acquisition of academic literacies by coursework students and research skills by higher degree research students. Your strategic approach will enable you to represent the Library and make a positive contribution on the School’s Academic Committee and Learning and Teaching Committee. To learn more about the role, please review the Position Description.

Please note the Law Librarian is an ongoing position and will be based at Parramatta South Campus. The Nursing and Midwifery Librarian position is for a limited period to cover maternity leave and will be based at the Campbelltown Campus. Travel to other campuses is a requirement of the positions.

Remuneration Package: HEW Level 7 Salary $86,161 to $92,970 p.a., plus applicable Superannuation and Leave Loading

Position Enquiries: JoAnne Witt, Parramatta Campus Librarian, on (02) 9685 9291 or at j.witt@westernsydney.edu.au

Closing Date: 2 April 2018