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Subject Librarian

Job No.: 572431

Faculty / Portfolio: Provost and Senior Vice-President

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: Continuing appointment

Remuneration: $85,538 - $93,819 pa HEW Level 07 (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Enjoy the freedom to discover something new
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions 

There’s a certain feeling you get from working at Monash University. It’s the feeling that you’re a part of something special. Something significant. So if you’re looking for the next chapter in your career, it’s here. You’ll be given the opportunity to challenge yourself, build on your skills, and make a significant contribution to a workplace that’s filled with energetic and inspiring people. Talent thrives here – and so do truly satisfying careers.

The Opportunity

We are seeking an enthusiastic, creative and collaborative Subject Librarian to work full-time in portfolios encompassing subject responsibilities within the Faculty of Education and the Faculty of Arts. The library is a leader in the development of information research and learning skills where Subject Librarians collaborate with library colleagues and academic staff to embed skills development in faculty curricula. This position provides face to face and online information research services and skill development programs and resources for the respective faculties. The position will also work closely with the Research and Learning team in Sir Louis Matheson Library to deliver expert advice to undergraduate and postgraduate students at the Library’s Research and Learning Point.

The Library builds outstanding research collections and provides leadership in scholarly communication through research data management and capturing, disseminating and promoting Monash’s research output through the Research Repository and Monash University Publishing. This position manages research collections in specific subject specialisations; provides high level advice to researchers in these fields, in particular good data practice, utilisation of digital technologies in research, and research communication tools and metrics.

Subject librarians have responsibility for a number of disciplinary areas and work closely with academic staff to lead change and further library goals. This role requires teaching expertise, a high degree of experience developing engaging e-learning content, extensive liaison and negotiation with academic staff, and excellent communication and collaboration within respective Library and faculty teams. The role requires flexibility in terms of working hours and travel to other campuses.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation.  Some positions at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer toDownload File "How to apply for Monash Jobs"


Ms Hannah Fulton, Research and Learning Coordinator, Sir Louis Matheson Library, 61 3 9902 4579

Position Description

Download File PD - Subject Librarian

Closing Date

Sunday 25th February, 2018, 11.55pm AEDT


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