Position title
Librarian
Description

We are looking for a self-motivated Librarian to join our team.
As a Librarian, you will perform a range of duties such as cataloging library resources, maintaining library records, managing budgets and planning book purchase.

For this position, you will have to demonstrate outstanding interpersonal skills, as a great part of your job will involve interacting with the local community including parents, students and young people.

The ideal candidate should also possess in-depth knowledge of library data base systems, computer knowledge in microsoft word, excel etc. as well as excellent communication and organizational skills

Responsibilities

The successful candidate will perform among other duties:

- Collecting and cataloging library resources including books, films and publications.
- Help people to locate references and leisure reading materials.
- Maintain library records and ensure it is updated.
- Perform regular records of the information and inventory on records.
- Educate patrons on how to properly search for information using the library database.
- Managing budgets, preparing estimates for the department ready for approval by the school management.
- Oversee the checkout process for books and other resources materials
- Clarify the use of library amenities and provide information about library policies
- Organize and host book sales, purchase, author signings and other reading events
- Make sure the library meet the needs of precise groups of users including alumni and disabled student

Qualifications

- Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE)
- Computer knowledge on Microsoft Word and Excel
- AGE RANGE: Between 20-30 years old

Contacts

The Head Teacher

Namitembo Community Day Secondary School

Private Bag 2

Chingale.

CONTACT: +265 884 655 978/ +265 999 249 629.

Females with relevant qualifications are encouraged to apply.

Only shortlisted candidates will be called for Oral Interviews.

Employment Type
Full-time
Job Location
Chingale, Zomba
Date posted
January 4, 2021
Valid through
January 22, 2021
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