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1220.0 - ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations, 2013, Version 1.2  
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UNIT GROUP 5997 LIBRARY ASSISTANTS


    LIBRARY ASSISTANTS issue, receive and shelve library items and maintain associated records.

    Indicative Skill Level:
    Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

    In Australia:

      AQF Certificate II or III (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

    In New Zealand:
      NZ Register Level 2 or 3 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

    At least one year of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

    Tasks Include:

    • issuing library items to borrowers and recording identification data and due dates
    • sorting and shelving returned items
    • locating and retrieving items on request
    • maintaining records and index systems
    • receiving overdue items, issuing overdue notices, and receiving fines
    • inspecting returned items for damage and making minor repairs
    • assisting with the preparation of displays and promotional activities
    • may prepare catalogued items for shelving

    Occupation:
      599711 Library Assistant

599711 LIBRARY ASSISTANT

    Alternative Titles:
      Library Attendant
      Library Clerk

    Issues, receives and shelves library items and maintains associated records.

    Skill Level: 4



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