Positions Available


We are seeking a mature Christian to work as our Librarian. This person will be an integral member of the team that is dedicated to delivering a high standard of Reformed-Evangelical theological education and ministry training on behalf of the PCV to students from a wide range of backgrounds and denominational affiliations. The PTC is an affiliated college of the Australian College of Theology (ACT) and approved to teach its awards. 

The Robert Swanton Library at the PTC houses over 36,000 books and journals, including a growing Chinese-language section and an increasing range of digital resources.

The Librarian will be responsible for providing, developing, and maintaining the services, organisation and collections of the Robert Swanton Library. They are also responsible for the day to day management and
running of the library, providing a space and atmosphere that is conducive to research and study for students, faculty and patrons.

The successful applicant will be familiar with the nature and demands of theological education. Experience and training in library administration is preferable, but applicants with more general experience and a willingness to undertake any necessary education are also welcome. An interest in developing and expanding our online resources is essential.

The successful applicant will demonstrate a passion for providing a high quality of service to both staff and students, clear and friendly communication, interpersonal and time management skills, strong attention to details and a high standard of professionalism and personal presentation.

The position is part-time (0.8 FTE), availability Monday to Friday between the hours of 9am to 5pm.

Applications due by: Friday 21 April 2023

Commencement: Immediate Start

All applications should include a current CV, contact details for their current minister and for the last two employers, and are to be directed by email to the Administration Officer, Rosemary Chandra (info@ptc.edu.au) and to the Principal, Peter Hastie (peter.hastie@ptc.edu.au).

Please contact the Office if you have any questions or to request the full detailed position description at 03 9898 9384 or info@ptc.edu.au.

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