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Team Leader, South Library

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About us:

Christchurch City Libraries have a national and international reputation for their well-connected successful network of libraries that contribute to the vibrant city of Christchurch. Presently we have a vacancy within our South Library team for a Team Leader. South Library is part of a community hub that includes the South Library, the South Learning Centre, the Beckenham Service Centre and various community meeting rooms. This facility connects the community, and the community have a strong sense of ownership of the facility and actively participate in the services and programmes offered.

Your Impact:

The Team Leader role has key responsibility for the library and the library team and serves a diverse range of customers Monday through to Sunday. The Library team have strong working relationships with other groups in the facility especially the South Learning Centre team which provide programmes for the community and school groups. The successful applicant will provide leadership and manage delivery of service. They will inspire, empower, motivate and develop others in order to meet the Councils strategic directions.

What will make you successful:

We require a highly motivated customer-focused professional who is passionate about delivering excellent services to the community and who has several years' experience of leading large teams. We are looking for a visionary focused leader who can work collaboratively across teams and who is committed to supporting Treaty of Waitangi obligations.

Apply now if you hold a Level 7 library qualification with several years' relevant experience, or a Level 6 qualification with a strong number of years' experience.

Ready to help make our community awesome? It's time to join the team.

Additional Recruitment Information:

Advertising closes on Friday, 7 July 2017.

Salary will be discussed with the successful candidate.

To apply for this job, please go to our job site and enter the job code 8167LIA.

Closing date: 
Friday, July 7, 2017
Organisation: 
Christchurch City Council

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