Temporary employment register - online application form

The National Library offers good opportunities for people looking for short-term or project based employment. We are seeking applications from people who would like to be placed on the Temporary Employment Register. Opportunities may be available in the following areas/categories:

  • Book retrieval;
  • Collection maintenance;
  • Administrative;
  • Support including pay and conditions;
  • Cataloguing;
  • Digitisation/photography;
  • Editorial;
  • Preservation services;
  • Graphic design;
  • Public affairs;
  • Exhibitions;
  • Corporate communications;
  • Information technology;
  • Secretarial;
  • Research/Projects;
  • Document retrieval; and
  • Records management.

You can apply for temporary employment using this secure online form. We select applicants for possible interview based on the information that you provide to us within this form.

The personal information which the Library collects from you will only be used for the purpose of assessing your suitability for a potential vacancy and/or employment related purposes.  The Library will not disclose your personal information to a third party unless you consent, or it is required or authorised by law to do so.

The Library’s privacy policy is available at http://www.nla.gov.au/policy-and-planning/privacy-policy. Any questions that relate to how your personal information will be managed can be emailed to privacy@nla.gov.au.

Applications expire after one year. Previous applicants will need to reapply if they wish to remain on the register.

If selected for employment you may be engaged as a non-ongoing employee for a specified period or for the duration of a specified task or for duties which are irregular or intermittent (casual).

To notify us of changes to your application (such as contact details) or any other enquiries, please contact Recruitment on 6262 1226 or email recruit@nla.gov.au.