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SCHOOL LIBRARIAN (#132,201,229) 

Job offer #132,201,229 in Kenya

Develop working relationship with students, teachers, and other personnel. Teach students to access materials and be a liaison to answer student questions or direct students to appropriate materials. Responsible for managing library resources, including: reading materials, resource manuals, school display and media equipment, and scheduling use of library ante-rooms. Supervise volunteer student library assistants

1. Have a working knowledge and understanding of reference materials including printed materials and on-line resources.
2. Ascertain student's needs and support student efforts in locating information.
3. Instruct students in use of Dewey Decimal System and databases.
4. Maintain records of materials and periodicals.
5. Provide detailed record- keeping of purchases and late fee assessments.
6. Plan student assistant activities.
7. Maintain accurate records of material available for check out and returns.
8. Review and evaluate materials for audience appropriateness according to guidelines set forth in manual.
9. Code, catalog, and categorize resource materials by subject, resource, and other standardized classification systems.

1. A study in Library Management or degree with course work in business administration, education and training techniques, and computers and electronics.
2. Knowledge of consumer services and need assessment.
3. Knowledge of clerical computer programs including, Microsoft Office Suite, file management, and Dewey Dot (or other electronic Dewey Decimal System).
4. Knowledge of general office procedures.
5. Knowledge of media materials, production, methods, techniques, communication, and alternate learning mediums.
6. Able to communicate clearly in both written and oral mediums, possess good reading comprehension, practice active listening, and able to think clearly and calmly in tense situations.
7. Self-starter and able to work independently while providing supervision and training to librarian assistants.

The Company

Company Name
Company Description
Educators and Developers
Number of Employees
11 - 100
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Job Details

Employment Status
Full time
Type of Salary
Fixed salary
Job Location

Job Requirements

Minimum Educational Qualification
Diploma  in LIBRARIAN
Professional Experience
1 Years
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