Indigenous Librarianship Cadet

As an Indigenous Librarianship Cadet you will:

  • Work across teams to understand how to make library description practices more inclusive and discoverable.
  • You will work with our Indigenous communities to elevate Indigenous Knowledges and to increase cultural intelligence for our Deakin community.
  • You will gain on-the-job-training and experience across all areas of Library Services including Indigenous Programs, Experience and Engagement, Collections, Outreach and Scholarly Services and Information.

In a typical week you will:

  • Coordinate, support, and provide advice to Deakin staff and students in relation to Library activities and how the library’s Indigenous Programs supports Deakin strategies and activities.
  • Collaborate with Indigenous communities to increase understanding and cultural intelligence related to the Indigenous communities where our campuses are located.
  • Support the Library with local events, visitors, delegates, forums and activities.
  • Provide support for a range of library activities, resource planning, standards, operations coordination, and logistics.
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