Job Vacancy For College Librarian

The Governing Council of the College is inviting application from suitable and qualified candidates to fill the following vacant positions in the college: College Librarian

Job Description / Responsibilities and Duties

• The College Librarian provides leadership in advancing the college's teaching and research mission through a clear vision of the library's role, comprehensive strategic planning, incorporation of emerging technology, sound fiscal management and engagement of all members in the college community.
• He/She has the overall responsibility for library, research and information needs of the college

The duties and responsibilities of the College librarian include:

• Serving as the professional and administrative Head of the college library
• Establishing and maintaining procedures, policies and systems that make for efficient library operation
• Drawing up and monitoring the implementation of college library strategic plan
• Directing and coordinating the components of the library including staff, services, collections and external relations
• Planning, organising, coordinating and measuring the work and activities of all library personnel
• Representing the library in contacts with Administration and committees of the college
• Collaborating with the relevant and appropriate institutional libraries and organisations within and outside the country in order to keep up with development trends and attain exposure to developed systems

Qualification Required & Experience

• Applicant must possess a postgraduate degree in Library and Information related fields. He/she must have served as Deputy Librarian in a college of Education or comparable grade in a similar institution/organisation for at least 4 years.

In addition, applicant must be:

• Analytical, critical, informative and research oriented
• Able to complete at least one term of 4 years before attaining the compulsory retirement age of 60

Location: Somanya

How To Apply For The Job

Interested applicants who meet the requirements for any of the above advertised vacancies should kindly submit 7 copies of application package comprising the following:

• Application Letter
• Updated Curriculum Vitae
• True Certified Copies of certificates and relevant transcipts
• 3 sealed referee's reports
• Two-page vision statement

The application package should be sent to the following address:

The Secretary, Search Committee
Mount Mary College Education
P.O.Box 19
Somanya, E/R

The application documents should equally be forwarded to:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 23 November, 2020