Information Librarian/Information Literacy Training Librarian

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

Description

 

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