Job Offer: MEDIA CENTRE LIBRARIAN 6 month contract

The Alliance Française currently has an exciting opportunity to join our small and dynamic mediacentre team as a receptionist.

The Alliance Française de Sydney is an independent, not-for-profit language and cultural organisation and as such offers a large variety of French classes since 1895. It belongs to the Alliance Française network with 1040 centres in 136 countries around the world.

Duration: 6 month short-term contract, starting Monday 21/10/2019 until Saturday 18/04/2020
Hours of work: 20 hours per week

You will be able to learn how to:

  • Welcome customers and students
  • Search standard reference materials, including on-line sources
  • Use a database
  • Develop and maintain collections management policies and procedures
  • Maintain the organisation of library materials
  • Manage loans both books and audiovisual materials
  • Organization of the exhibitions
  • Management and coordination of the media centre' s cultural events

About you:

  • Good level in English
  • Good level of French 
  • Good general computing knowledge
  • Desire to learn a range of tasks and activities
  • Take part of the over whole life of the Alliance
  • Good organisational skills with an attention to details

Visa requirements:

·         You should be aware that you need a working visa

Please send resume and cover letter in English to library@afsydney.com.au