Mō Te Herenga Waka - About Our University
Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington is a global-civic university with our marae at our heart. This iho draws off our heritage and is further defined by our tūrangawaewae, in particular Wellington, Aotearoa, and the Asia-Pacific, all of which are expressed in our position as Aotearoa New Zealand's globally ranked capital city university.
Our core ethical values are respect, responsibility, fairness, integrity, and empathy. These core ethical values are demonstrated in our commitment to sustainability, wellbeing, inclusivity, equity, diversity, collegiality, and openness.
With, and as, tangata whenua, we value Te Tiriti o Waitangi, rangatiratanga, manaakitanga, kaitiakitanga, whai mātauranga, whanaungatanga, and akoranga.
Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the role
Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington is currently recruiting for Research Services Librarian to join the University Library in a full-time permanent position.
The role of the Research Services Librarian is a part of the Library Research Services team which is responsible for delivering effective and relevant research services and support to its key stakeholders.
The role of the Research Services Librarian is to develop and maintain sustainable and relevant research support services for the University leaders and scholarly community, in line with agreed Library strategies and priorities.
This role also contributes to building research support capability within the Library.
Key Responsibilities :
Ō pūmanawa - About you
You are someone that enjoys taking on new challenges and collaborates effectively within a high performing and successful team.
You will be a motivated, client-focussed, and innovative individual that enjoys finding ways to enhance the services delivered by the team.
You will thrive in this role with your forward-thinking approach, along with your excellent communication skills, and ability to develop and sustain effective relationships.
You value academic scholarship and have an enthusiastic drive to contribute to the development and delivery of relevant research services and initiatives to a diverse range of stakeholders.
You will be an organised, confident self-starter that uses your initiative while also working collaboratively with colleagues to positively contribute to the team and wider Library’s initiatives and success.
Key Requirements :
Ētahi kōrero hai āwhina i a koe - Why you should join our team
This is a great opportunity to work as a part of a collaborative, supportive environment where you can develop your Library career and would like to develop your skills and knowledge of library research services.
We also offer generous professional development and learning opportunities.