Posts Tagged ‘Librarian Jobs in Ghana’

Job Vacancy For Librarian

Posted on: September 2nd, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Ghana,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,30 Sep-2014};

A reputable educational institution situated at East Legon wants for immediate employment qualified Librarian.

Qualification Required & Experience

Applicant should at least have 2 years working experience in the respective field.

Location: East Legon, Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Applications should be hand delivered within seven (7) working days after publication:-

For further details Contact:

0260-696724 and 0266-656539

Closing Date: 09 September, 2014

Job Vacancy For Librarian At GIMPA

Posted on: August 19th, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{GIMPA,Ghana,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,30 Sep-2014};

The Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), a World Class Centre of Excellence for training in Leadership, Management and Administration located at Greenhill, Achimota

Job Summary

The Librarian will be responsible for the leadership and general administration of the Institute’s Library with respect to human, financial and material resources within the framework of GIMPA’s statutes and policies.

Duties/Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will report to the Rector, He/she will:

•   Manage employees, products, services and goals of the expanding library of the Institute
•   Design and implement an overall strategic plan for the development of the Institute’s library
•   Build on existing resources, and services to create a modern library which would respond to teaching, research and learning programmes of the Institute
•   Recommend and implement systems that would create a seamless extension of the library that provides scholars with access to evaluated, organized, achieved, and preserved information in any format
•   Supervise the smooth transition of old products and services to new ones
•   Create effective cross-departmental working relationships and assist both in-house and outside scholars with world class library services

Key Performance Indicators:

•   Plan and implement short and long term goals
•   Establish an enabling infrastructure and lead a rapidly growing library
•   Build and implement modern library systems
•   Design work processes to match human resource development
•   Supervise and train staff
•   React efficiently to new challenges and needs of senior management
•   Understand critically the full process of modern library management and cope with complex and varied responsibilities

Remuneration: Attractive

Terms of appointment:
The successful candidate shall hold office for a term of three years in the first instance and may be re-appointed for further terms of three years each, subject to satisfactory performance.

Qualification Required & Experience

•   PhD or Masters Degree in Library Science/Information Management or related field
•   Relevant professional qualifications
•   10-15 years in academic library management or,
•   5-7 years in a relevant senior management/supervisory capacity

Knowledge/Skills/Attributes:

•   Strong knowledge of library practices from traditional management systems to modern portal technology
•   Strong knowledge of library management and evidence of ability to create and lead an academic library
•   Strong management, team and business-process building ability
•   Proven record of scholarly work (authorship of books, journal articles, professional practice manuals, etc)

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested applicants may submit their application, including their most recent curriculum vitae and academic certificates to the following address:

The Human Resource Manager
Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA)
P. O. Box AH 50
Achimota, Accra

Email: [email protected]

Closing Date: 08 September, 2014

Job Vacancy For Librarian

Posted on: July 21st, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Ghana,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,30 Aug-2014};

A private basic school in Anyaa, Accra is in need of trained and qualified teacher in:- Librarian

Qualification Required & Experience

•   Minimum of a diploma in education

Other Requirements:

•   Ability to teach all levels
•   Minimum of 3 years teaching experience in private school.
•   Computer literate who will be expected to type his/her own examination questions.

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Apply in writing with detailed CV including photocopies of certificates to:-

School Secretary
P.O.Box OD 161
Odorkor, Accra

For enquiries call:-

0241-866766

Closing Date: 26 July, 2014

Job Vacancy For Librarian

Posted on: July 9th, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jul-2014};

An international school which aspires for excellence in students as well as staff is recruiting the following personnel for the school and its affiliates: Librarian

Qualification Required & Experience

•   A minimum of first degree in information studies
•   At least 3 years of experience in a similar position
•   Must have an affable, pleasant disposition
•   Must have a strong IT background and a willingness to use new software
•   Excellent communication skills

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Please apply with a cover letter clearly stating the position applied for, includine a CV and 2 passport size pictures by e-mail to:-

[email protected]

Closing Date: 16 July, 2014

Job Vacancy For Librarian At Assemblies of God Institute of Higher Learning (AGIHL) – (Kronom, Kumasi)

Posted on: June 27th, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{Assemblies of God Institute of Higher Learning (AGIHL),Kumasi,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jul-2014};

Assemblies of God Institute of Higher Learning (AGIHL), a tertiary institution situated at Kronom on the Kumasi-Offinso Road, intends to commence full operations by August 2014 for the 2014 / 2015 academic year. The Management of AGIHL is seeking to engage qualified and highly motivated candidates to fill the position of :- Librarian

The Librarian is the professional and administrative head of the institute’s library system. He is responsible for the acquisition of relevant reading, and audio-visual materials to promote the core functions of the Institute (effective teaching, research, learning and service to community). It shall also be his responsibility to ensure a congenial environment in the libraries for reading and learning.

Qualification Required & Experience

•   Candidates seeking appointment as Librarian must possess a Master’s degree in Library/Information Studies
•   Must show a good track record of research and publications relating to library management
•   Must have served as Deputy Librarian or equivalent grade in a university or analogous institution for a minimum of ten (10) years
•   Must be a member of a recognised and relevant professional body
•   Must show evidence of effective professional and administrative supervision of staff
•   Must be capable of formulating and implementing policies for the development of the institute’s library system

Terms of Appointment

The appointment is normally full-time and applicant must be able to serve a minimum of FOUR year term before reaching the age of 60 years. Applicants above age 60 will have to show evidence of good health at the beginning of each academic year

Location: Kronom, Kumasi

How To Apply For The Job

Interested candidates must submit an application letter together with their detailed curriculum vitae, a 2-page vision statement and the names and addresses of three referees who can testify to their academic and professional competence.

Applications should be marked with the position being sought and forwarded under registered cover to

The Chairman
Search Committee
Assemblies of God Institute of Higher Learning
P. O. Box AN 7644, Accra

Email: [email protected]

Closing Date: 30 June, 2014

Job Vacancy For Librarian At University of Mines & Technology (Tarkwa)

Posted on: June 13th, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{University of Mines & Technology,Tarkwa,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jun-2014};

The Librarian is the Head of the University Library and is responsible to the Vice Chancellor for the day to day administration of the Library. The successful applicant must have had relevant experience in managerial and leadership positions in Library Studies preferably in a tertiary or analogous institution.

REMUNERATION
Conditions of service are as applicable in Government subvented universities of Ghana.

Qualification Required & Experience

Candidates must possess at least a Master’s Degree in Library Studies or Information Science from a recognised University or analogous institution with not less than fifteen (15) years post-qualification experience. In addition, an applicant must have proven evidence of:

•   Strong leadership skills and dynamism;
•   Being a strategic thinker and takes initiative in policy formulation;
•   Being a team player with excellent interpersonal skills;
•   Good communications and excellent report writing skills;
•   High sense of responsibility and moral integrity; and
•   Experience in the use of Information and Communication Technology.

AGE LIMIT
The successful applicant should be able to serve a minimum of 4 years before the statutory retiring age of 60 years.

Location: Tarkwa

How To Apply For The Job

Prospective candidates should send ten (10) copies of their Curriculum Vitae, copies of certificates and statements of their vision for the University in not more than five hundred (500) words to the following address:

The Chairman, Search Committee
c/o The Registrar, University of Mines and Technology
P.O. Box 237
Tarkwa, Ghana

Candidates should request three (3) referees to submit confidential reports on them directly to the same address not later than 30th June,2014.

Closing Date: 30 June, 2014

Job Vacancy For Librarian (SHS Graduate Can Apply) At Challenging Heights (Winneba)

Posted on: May 22nd, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{Challenging Heights,Winneba,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jun-2014};

Challenging Heights promotes youth and family empowerment and children’s rights to education and freedom from forced labour in Ghana.

Challenging Heights in national NGO with a team of 76 employees working 40 fishing and farming communities across Ghana. As part of our expansion strategy we are looking for passionate and skilled team players to join us in the following area (all roles will be in Winneba):

Title: Librarian

Responsibilities

•   Maintain an up-to-date electronic catalogue of books
•   Keep library books and equipment organised
•   Support school staff in running weekly reading lessons
•   Organise registration of local school children
•   Providing an induction programme to all library users
•   Implement a secure lending system
•   Develop an outreach programme for local schools and communities
•   Organize motivational activities such as reading competitions and spelling bees

Skills/Competencies

•   Good organisational skills
•   Strong computer skills
•   Excellent communication skills
•   Ability to engage and manage children

Qualification Required & Experience

•   Minimum SHS
•   Preferably Certificate A or Diploma

Location: Winneba

How To Apply For The Job

Applications, consisting of a resume and covering letter explaining why you believe you are a suitable candidate for the post, should be submitted to:-

[email protected]

or delivered to:-

the Challenging Heights Programme Office,
Church of Christ Junction,
Commercial Road, Winneba.

Selection for interview for all roles will start from Monday 26th May 2014.

Closing Date: 25 May, 2014

A deep commitment to child rights and the aspirations of the organisation is an essential quality for all roles in Challenging Heights: we place more emphasis on practical knowledge, skills and passion than paper qualifications. We look for demonstrable skills and seek “can do” and “will do” employees.

Challenging Heights strives to be an equal opportunities employer, and female candidates are especially encouraged to apply.

Job Vacancy For Librarian (Bolgatanga, Upper East Region)

Posted on: April 3rd, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Bolgatanga-Upper East Region,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,29 Apr-2014};

A reputable college near Bolgatanga in the Upper East Region requires the services of:- Librarian

Qualification Required & Experience

•   Persons with minimum qualifications of first degree and above with experience at a higher level, preferably with tertiary institution working experience are required

Conditions of service are very attractive

Location: Bolgatanga, Upper East Region

How To Apply For The Job

Qualified applicants should send their applications with CV to:-

The Promoter,
P.O.Box 338,
Bolgatanga

Closing Date: 20 April, 2014

Job Vacancy For Librarian At University of Mines & Technology (Tarkwa)

Posted on: March 19th, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{University of Mines & Technology,Tarkwa,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,29 Apr-2014};

The Librarian is the Head of the University Library and is responsible to the Vice Chancellor for the day to day administration of the Library. The successful applicant must have had relevant experience in managerial and leadership positions in Library Studies preferably in a tertiary or analogous institution.

REMUNERATION
Conditions of service are as applicable in Government subvented universities of Ghana

Qualification Required & Experience

Candidates must possess at least a Master’s Degree in Library Studies or Information Science from a recognised University or analogous institution with not less than fifteen (15) years post-qualification experience. In addition, an applicant must have proven evidence of:

•   Strong leadership skills and dynamism;
•   Being a strategic thinker and takes initiative in policy formulation;
•   Being a team player with excellent interpersonal skills;
•   Good communications and excellent report writing skills;
•   High sense of responsibility and moral integrity; and
•   Experience in the use of Information and Communication Technology.

AGE LIMIT
The successful applicant should be able to serve a minimum of 4 years before the statutory retiring age of 60 years.

Location: Tarkwa

How To Apply For The Job

Prospective candidates should send ten (10) copies of their Curriculum Vitae, copies of certificates and statements of their vision for the University in not more than five hundred (500) words to the following address:

The Chairman, Search Committee
c/o The Registrar, University of Mines and Technology
P.O. Box 237
Tarkwa, Ghana

Candidates should request three (3) referees to submit confidential reports on them directly to the same address

Closing Date: 30 June, 2014

Job Vacancy For Librarian At The Assemblies of God Institute of Higher Learning (Kronom, Kumasi)

Posted on: February 26th, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{The Assemblies of God Institute of Higher Learning,Kumasi,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,31 Mar-2014};

The Librarian is the professional and administrative head of the Institute Library system. He is responsible for the acquisition of relevant read ng, and audio-visual materials to promote the core functions of the Institute (effective teaching, research, learning and service to community). It shall also be his responsibility to ensure a congenial environment in the libraries for reading and learning.

Terms of Appointment

•   The appointment is normally full time and applicants must be able to serve a minimum FOUR year term before reaching the age of 60 years.
•   Applicants above age 60 will have to show evidence of good health at the beginning of each academic year

Qualification Required & Experience

•   Candidates seeking appointment as Librarian must possess a Master’s degree in Library/Information Studies.
•   Must show a good track record of research and publications relating to library management
•   Must have served as Deputy Librarian or equivalent grade in a university or analogous institution for a minimum often (10) years-Must be a member of a recognized and relevant professional body
•   Must show evidence of effective professional and administrative supervision of staff
•   Must be capable of formulating and implementing policies for the development of the Institute’s library system
•   Must show success in establishing linkages with institutions both local and foreign engaged in library work that will promote the functioning of the Institute’s library system

Location: Kronom, Kumasi

How To Apply For The Job

Interested candidates must submit an application letter together with their detailed curriculum vitae, a 2-page vision statement and the names and addresses of three referees who can testify to their academic and professional competence.

Applications should be marked with the position being sought and forwarded under registered cover to

THE CHAIRMAN
SEARCH COMMITTEE
ASSEMBLIES OF GOD INSTITUTE OF HIGHER LEARNING
PO BOX AN 7644
ACCRA

Closing Date: 31 March, 2014