Occupation Profile – Librarian – (ANZSCO 224611) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleLIBRARIAN
ANZSCO Code224611
Occupations in this Group224611 Librarian
DescriptionDevelops, organises and manages library services such as collections of information, recreational resources and reader information services. Registration or licensing may be required.
Skill Level1
SpecialisationsAcquisitions Librarian
Audiovisual Librarian
Bibliographer
Cataloguer
Children’s Librarian
Corporate Librarian
Legal Librarian
Multicultural Services Librarian
Parliamentary Librarian
Reference Librarian
Special Librarian
Special Needs Librarian
Occupation ListShort-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-developing and implementing library and information policies and services
-examining publications and materials, interviewing publishers’ representatives, and consulting with others to select library materials
-reviewing, evaluating and modifying services in response to user needs
-providing assistance to clients in accessing library resources
-managing library systems for recording and organising library holdings, acquisitions and purchases, reader registrations and loan transactions, and supervising indexing, filing and retrieval activities
-managing inter-library loan systems and information networks
-undertaking information research activities on behalf of clients
-selecting, ordering, classifying and cataloguing library and information resources
-monitoring collection development and culling programs
-supervising and training other library staff
-may plan and direct library promotion and outreach activities
Skills Assessment AuthorityVETASSESS
Related OccupationsNone
State Sponsorship OptionsSkilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsCompetent English (e.g. IELTS: at least 6 in each skill)