Associate Librarian, Faculty of Health Sciences Library

Aug 01, 2017
Aug 14, 2017
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time

You will be responsible to:

  • provide assistance to the Librarian in the overall management of the Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) Library 
  • implement the FHS library’s policies & procedures 
  • maintain reference and reserve stock 
  • supervise and train support staff and students 
  • plan and deliver information literacy programmes 
  • work with faculty collegially to integrate resource based learning and  implement new information technology 
  • maintain library usage statistics and assist in the preparation of reports for Senior Management. 



You should have:

  • a Master's degree in Library Sciences/Information Sciences from a recognized institution 
  • minimum five years of experience in an academic institution or hospital library, including two years in managerial and/or supervisory role 
  • experience in a health sciences institution will be preferred 
  • knowledge of on-line and printed information resources 
  • sound knowledge of international bibliographic standards and formats for academic libraries 
  • practical experience in the development and delivery of  information literacy programs 
  • good supervisory skills 
  • excellent written and spoken communication skills


Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Applications will be reviewed as they are submitted.

Applications should be submitted latest by August 14, 2017.

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