Ko wai koe? – Who are you?

You’ll be excited to support the delivery of our new Library Plan which shapes the future of how we interact with and support our learning community. Whether you have previous library experience or not, you could be one of our exceptional new leaders or specialists. You will be passionate about people, adept at building relationships and take pride in providing a quality service experience. Being part of the Library means being part of our community, supporting not just the University, but our local Hamilton and Tauranga communities as well as our wider communities through the University’s extensive global partnership network.

You will be working as part of a great supportive Library team at the University. We are committed to supporting flexible working and will consider applicants who would like to work part-time. For leadership and manager roles we anticipate a minimum of 0.8FTE, for other roles a minimum of 0.6FTE.

At Te Whare Wānanga o Waikato we embrace equity and diversity; therefore we strongly encourage applicants with the relevant capabilities from all backgrounds to apply. We would greatly value seeing applicants from our Māori and Pacific communities.

For additional information about the Library please see: https://www.waikato.ac.nz/library/about

Ngā kōrero mō te tūranga – About the roles

We have a number of new exciting positions available, ranging from senior Māori leadership roles through to specialists across a range of teams. As part of the delivery of our newly launched Library Plan for 2022-2025 we are now recruiting the first five roles to help deliver on this ambition.

The roles we have on offer are:

▪ Pou Ārahi (vacancy 420339)

Ko wai mātou? – Who are we?

Te Whare Wānanga o Waikato has its people at heart and strives to provide students with a world-class education and staff with a safe, friendly and collaborative environment where their contributions and engagement are valued.

The University Library/Te Whare Pukapuka o Te Whare Wānanga o Waikato is an inspirational and innovative academic library situated in the heart of the campus in Te Manawa (the Student Centre) in Hamilton. The University also has a Tauranga Campus and global partnerships in a number of countries all of which are supported by the Library.

He aha ngā take me tono mai ai koe? – Why should you apply for this position?

Our University provides a unique and satisfying work environment with many benefits to our staff including flexible working, study opportunities, generous superannuation and leave provisions. Salary information can be found for each position under further information in the candidate packs and is dependent on qualifications, skills and experience

For a confidential conversation about any of the roles please contact Michelle Blake, University Librarian, michelle.blake@waikato.ac.nz

Closing date: Monday, 15 August 2022.

Vacancy number: 420339

For further information and to apply online, please click here.