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Tom Mboya University College   |   Kisumu, Kenya   |   Log in or register to see the closing date

Assistant Librarian

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Research, academy
  • Expert (non-managerial)
  • Full Time
  • Permanent

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Job Summary

Ten (10) copies of applications should be submitted together with an updated Curriculum Vitae giving details of the applicant; age, marital status, academic and professional qualification, working experience, present post and salary, telephone contact, email address, names and referees plus copies of the certificates and testimonials. The reference number of the position applied should be clearly indicated.
Applicants are advised to contact their referees and request them to send their letters of reference to the above address. The referees should write and send their recommendations, under sealed envelopes before the advert deadline.
Requirements for Appointment Must Have:
Must Have:

• A Masters Degree in Library and Information Sciences or its equivalent from a recognized institution
• A minimum of nine (9) years cumulative working experience in a well established and automated academic library.
• Must be computer proficient
• Must have hands-on knowledge on use of library management systems.
• Must be a Member to a relevant professional Society/Association
• A minimum of three (3) years working experience as an Assistant Librarian, Grade 11 in a well established and automated academic library.
• Must have demonstrated exemplary performance in his/her duties.


• Manage Abstracting and indexing of information materials
• Manage Acquisition of information materials
• Ensure conformity to cataloguing and classification standards
• Maintain user profiles
• Provide Current Awareness Services (CAS)
• Provide Selective Dissemination of Information (SDI)
• Prepare estimates of expenditure and vote control
• Provide training in Information Literacy Skills.
• Manage User Education Services
• Manage ICT Services in the Library
• Attend official professional meetings
• Perform any other relevant duties as may be assigned by the head of department from time to time.

General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Permanent
Job type: Full Time
Location: Kisumu
Area of work: Research, academy
Seniority: Expert (non-managerial)

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 7 years
Required skills: Customer service; Document and archive management; Training program planning; IT support; Research planning
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

Tom Mboya University College

Education, academicCompany size: 500-1000 people

Tom Mboya University College (TMUC) was gazette on April 16th, 2016 as a constituent College of Maseno University (MSU). Tom Mboya University College is named after the legendary politician Tom Joseph Mboya. The University College is located in Homa-bay Town, Homa Bay County, approximately 100 metres from the shore of Lake Victoria. In pursuit of its mission and mandate.