We have an opportunity for a Grade 2 Librarian - offered as a full time role or at 0.8 part time.
Acknowledging the vital role they play in providing healthcare to our community, Monash Health proudly supports the WHO 2021 International Year of Health and Care Workers.
About Monash Health
Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 18,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.
About The Library
Our Library team supports Monash Health by providing responsive and effective information services which are designed to ensure that staff can find information quickly and easily in the moment of need.
We provide learning, research and support to enable outstanding clinical care and research. Monash Health Libraries offer the full suite of resources, services and training expected at a major teaching hospital with prestigious research institutes.
You love what you do and you are passionate about the future of library services. You are experienced in literature searching, delivering education, running training presentations, online information services, web and mobile technologies. Your personal style enables you to build rapport, credibility and trust quickly and you are adept at managing competing demands in a busy environment.
You hold relevant qualifications and experience in special libraries, supported by strong technical expertise, and a track record of success delivering information to library patrons.
You have the ability to work at all Library sites, which include Monash Medical Centre, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital and Kingston Centre. You will need to take a flexible approach to travelling between campuses to support the delivery of on site library services in all branches.
The position may be full time or part time at 0.8.
What you need:
- An undergraduate or postgraduate degree in Librarianship, qualifying you for professional membership of ALIA.
- Research skills and literature searching expertise
- Library Management System (LMS) experience
- Capability in Lib Guides and/or web editing platforms
- See the attached position description for more information about the role.
You’ll work with a collaborative team to develop a world class digital library service and at enquiry points across a diverse group of physical libraries. You will be rewarded with a friendly and supportive team environment that will provide rich opportunities for continuous improvement and life-long learning. Your team will value your technical skills and will appreciate your contribution to our ability to provide the best possible patient experience every day.
What We Offer:
- access to Monash Health in-house learning portals to further expand your acute clinical skills & knowledge base
- avenues to further develop your leadership & project management skills
- mentorship & career guidance
- support to attend relevant forums & conferences
- a supportive learning environment, should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies
In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging to increase your take-home pay, access to onsite subsidised staff car parking and gym, uniform and the Employee Assistance Program (EAP).
How to Apply
Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.
Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered.
Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:
- reference checks
- a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months
- a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same)
- proof of immunisation.
A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.
As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview
To view the full position advertisement please click here.