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Saturday, January 12, 2019

Deputy University Librarian Job at Kyambogo University - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Deputy University Librarian 

Jobs at:
Kyambogo University 

Deadline of this Job:
8th February 2019  

Duty Station:
Kampala , Uganda , East Africa , 256 
 

Summary
Date Posted: 11th January 2019 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time , Currency: Ush


JOB DETAILS: Kyambogo University is a public university, established in 2003 following the merger of the former Institute of Teacher Education Kyambogo (ITEK), Uganda Polytechnic Kyambogo (UPK), and Uganda National Institute for Special Education (UNISE). The University Campus is located on Kyambogo Hill in the capital city, Kampala. Kyambogo University is the second largest university in Uganda with more than 30,000 students on campus.
Kyambogo University is a unique institution which has adopted an integrated approach to education, focusing on vocationalising education at all levels. The University has embraced the fields of science and technology, humanities, business management and entrepreneurship, education and teacher development as well as special needs education.
In order to achieve its vision, mission and strategic goals, the University invites applications from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill the following Senior Management Positions: Deputy University Librarian (1 vacancy) and Deputy Director Human Resources(1 vacancy). Please visit www.kyu.ac.ug/jobs to view and/or download the detailed job advert and general terms for the position:
JOB TITLE: Deputy University Librarian (Re-advertised)
SALARYSCALE: M4
RESPONSIBLE TO: University Librarian
RESPONSIBLE FOR; Senior Librarian
PURPOSE OF THE JOB
To deputize the University Librarian in managing and implementing university policies and regulations for en ancing the delivery of library services.
PERSON SPECIFICATIONS
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
• A PhD in Library and Information Science from a recognized University/institution;
• Master's Degree in Library and Information Science or In
• formation Science from a recognized University/Institution;
• Bachelor's Degree in Library and Information Science, informational Studies, information Technology, Information Systems or in Humanities or Science from a recognized University/Institution;
WORKING EXPERIENCE
Should have a minimum of seven (7) years working experience in library services in an institution of higher learning, three (3) of which should have been at the level of Senior Librarian in a University or an equivalent level from a recognized institution. Publications:Candidates must have at least three (3) new scholarly publications since last appointment (to Senior Librarian).
AGE LIMIT:Should be below 55 years old at the time of Application
Job application procedure
interested persons who meet the minimum requirements for the above positions should submit Six (6)hard copies of their applications together with the following:
• A detailed and an up-to-date Curriculum vitae.
• Certified copies of academic transcripts and certificates, and professional qualifications.
• Names and addresses of three refereeing should be advised to send reference letters directly to the Director Human Resources under confidential cover.
• Copies of the birth certificate or copies of relevant pages of the passport and National ID indicating the applicant's date of birth.
Sealed application should be sent to the address below not later than 8th February-2019 5:00 pm East African Standard Time
Applications should be addressed to:
DIRECTOR HUMAN RESOURCES
KYAMBOGO UNIVERSITY
SECOND FLOOR, ADMINISTRATION BLOCK (RECORDS OFFICE)
P.O. BOX 1, KYAMBOG0, KAMPALA - UGANDA
Tel: +256 414 286 452, Email: dhrkyu@kyu.ac.ug
NOTE
• Only those who respond to this Advertisement will be considered.
• Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted for interviews.
• Applicants who shall not hear from Kyambogo University on completion of the selection exercise should consider themselves as unsuccessful.
• Names of successful candidates shall be posted on the University website.
KYAMBOGO UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER