KCA University Librarian– Information Literacy and User Awareness – Jobs in Kenya

KCA University seeks to recruit a candidate from among existing staff to fill the following position;

Librarian – Information Literacy & User Awareness Purpose
The job holder will be responsible for developing and managing the library users’ instructions, training and reference services using both virtual and face to face strategies. The position is also responsible for implementation of library marketing and promotional programs
Primary Responsibilities
•Support development and management, in collaboration with the Senior Librarian – Acquisitions and planning the instructions and training schedules for both online and in-person users.
•Market and promote library and its services by developing Library users’ guides, marketing tools and instructional materials.
•Collaborate with relevant university offices and staff to embed and promote Library resources.
•Assist in selective dissemination of information to relevant information users and information services requests.
•Responsible for inter-campus libraries information resources sharing and document delivery services.
•Assist lecturers who are teaching information literacy units in library instruction and practical application of information literacy concepts.
•Assist in creation and management of academic programs reading lists.
•Offer support in the development and management of print and digital collections as needed.
•Be the lead librarian in new students’ library orientation and library registration processes.
•Offer support in carrying out library users’ surveys and information needs assessment.
•Champion the interests of the library users and ascertain that issues that are raised by users are adequately addressed.

Position Requirements
Academic Qualifications
•Degree in library and information Science from a reputable University
•Certification in computer skills
•A minimum of 3 Years’ relevant experience in a University Library Work Experience:
•Knowledge in Library Management, automation, and E-Library services.
•Information Literacy competence.
•Knowledge in library reference and users’ support services
•Demonstrated interpersonal skills.
How to Apply
Interested candidates who meet the above requirements should submit an application letter, a detailed CV including three referees, academic & professional certificates and a clear copy of your Kenya National ID and iTax certificate via email to hrjobs@kcau.ac.ke by 31st August 2022.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
The subject of your email should read: LECTURER IN CYBER SECURITY & FORENSICS

Head of Human Resources,
KCA University,
P.0. Box 56808-00200, Nairobi, Kenya
Website: www.kcau.ac.ke

For more information and job application details, see; https://www.kca.ac.ke/careers/librarian-information-literacy-and-user-awareness-internal-advert/

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