Information Librarian/Information Literacy Training Librarian

at Tshwane University of Technology
Location Cape Town, South Africa
Date Posted
Category General
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Cape Town



Library and Information Services

Ref: 22/267


The Directorate of Library and Information Services has 4 x Part-Time Information Librarian/Information Literacy Training Librarian positions for day, evening and Saturdays at Cape Town and Durban Service Centres for June-December 2022.


Critical Performance Areas:


  • Responsibility for the effective and efficient operation of the Library during the day, evenings and Saturdays
  • Provision of information services to Library clients by:

-              Answering information inquiries and

-              Conducting literature searches

  • Performance of administrative duties such as the compilation of monthly reports
  • Provision of effective and efficient training to staff and students
  • Responsibility for the safety, health and environment of the library



Minimum Requirements:


  • Degree in Library and Information Science or relevant equivalent qualification (NQF Level 7)
  • Three years’ relevant experience
  • Extensive and proven knowledge of electronic databases utilised by academic libraries
  • Experience in managing a library or a section/division of a library
  • Experience in information literacy training
  • Good communication and customer relations skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Proficiency in English
  • Own transport.


Knowledge and Skills:


  • Information resources and systems
  • Collection management process and tools
  • Information literacy training
  • Knowledge of library systems
  • Utilisation of electronic information resources
  • Report writing skills.


Interested candidates can send their CV