Current Vacancies

Casual Library Assistant

About the National Art School
The National Art School is a vibrant creative precinct at the forefront of learning, creativity and innovative practice; nationally and internationally. The School utilises its independent identity and distinctive studio based teaching model to deliver exceptional higher education and research, scholarship and professional practice in the visual arts and related fields. The School is the longest established publicly funded art school in Australia with John Olsen, Margaret Olley, Tim Storrier, Fiona Hall and Cressida Campbell among many successful alumni. The Australian Government’s QILT (Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching) National Report on the 2016 Student Experience showed the National Art School is rated number one in the overall quality of educational experience when compared to all universities and tertiary providers in Australia.

The position
We are seeking to hire a Library Assistant. The role is a casual position for approximately three shifts a week and will involve some day and evening shifts.

What you bring to the role
You will be an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual - the Library Assistant is responsible for providing frontline customer oriented library and information services in the National Art School’s specialist fine art library and answering reference enquiries. The Library team is a small friendly close knit team looking for a great fit to work both independently and as part of the team.

A competitive remuneration package is available to the successful candidate.

To be considered for this position, your application must include a one to two-page introduction letter responding to the criteria in the position description, alongside your current resume. Please email all applications to:

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For further information about the position, please contact Juanita Hyde via email:

Applications close 6pm Wednesday 31 January 2018