At Hutt City Council our vision is to build a connected, resilient and inclusive city where all of our people thrive - Kia noho mai tēnei tāone hei pou herenga waka, hei pou herenga kaupapa, hei wāhi whai hua ki hōna iwi.
Our council has set out a bold and ambitious plan for us to achieve. We are facing some new and exciting challenges, and this offers our staff unique opportunities to create innovative and positive changes with our communities.
We are committed to making a difference to people in Lower Hutt Te Awakairangi through what they do and how they do it. Every day they provide services, facilities, and programmes to almost 110,000 residents of Lower Hutt and the thousands that also visit or work there.
In everything that they do, they demonstrate their values of manaakitanga, te hononga and kia kaha.
About the Role
We are seeking someone to lead the direction and development of library collections in a variety of formats and in all library service locations.
You will be a key member of the Neighbourhood Hubs & Library Services Leadership Team and take a strategic, creative, and customer-centred approach, building working relationships and providing leadership within and externally to the Neighbourhood Hubs & Library Services business Unit.
You are a passionate people leader with collections development experience and management at a strategic and operational level.
You will need to have a postgraduate library or information management qualification and significant relevant and senior library experience.
Here at Hutt City Council, you'll work with talented people who work in diverse areas, take great pride in what they do, and enjoy working for Lower Hutt - the place many of us call home.
If you're keen to see the direct impact that your contribution can have for the people of Te Awakairangi, this is your opportunity to see the positive outcomes first-hand.
If you are ready to make a difference, we'd love to hear from you. For more detail on the opportunity please see the full job description at
https : / / careers.huttcity.govt.nz / jobdetails / ajid / y8Sv7 / Collections-Services-Manager,16282.html
Applications close Wednesday 9 December 2021.
We are committed to ensuring thehealth, safety and wellbeing of all staff which supports our purpose ofenabling our city and all of its people to thrive.
As part of our broaderCOVID-19 management strategy and to further protect the wellbeing of our staff,communities and partners from COVID-19, we support and encourage all our staffto be vaccinated.
This role is subject to COVID-19 vaccination requirements andthe successful incumbent will be required to provide evidence of vaccination.
If you have any concerns or questions about this, please talk to us.
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Job no : 16282
Location : Wellington, Lower Hutt
Closing Date : Thursday, 9 December 2021