Chief Library Assistant

Vacancy Details

  • Career Level Qualified / Experienced
  • Experience 2 Years
  • What we do Education / Teaching & Training
  • Qualifications Diploma level

Job Description

Gwanda State University (GSU) – a state higher education institution located in Gwanda, Zimbabwe – is inviting applications from suitably qualified and experienced individuals who wish to fill in the following position that has fallen vacant at the university.

Chief Library Assistant

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Cataloguing and classification of Library materials.
  • Assisting with Information literacy skills training and orientation of new students.
  • Uploading all research publications produced by the Gwanda State University Community to the University Institutional Repository.
  • Assisting in organising library training programmes for students and staff.
  • Providing general customer service support.
  • Performing shelving and shelf reading duties.
  • Performing circulation duties.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Higher National Diploma in Library and Information Science
  • Two (2) years of academic library experience.


  • Medical Aid, Leave and Pension Benefits are offered. The information on salary and other benefits will be made available to the short-listed candidates.

How to Apply

Applications should comprise a single continuous PDF file which contains the following: Application letter, certified copies of educational and professional certificates, national identity card, birth certificate and curriculum vitae giving full personal particulars including full name, place and date of birth, qualifications and previous employment and experience, present salary, date of availability, telephone number, email address, names and addresses of three referees including email addresses.

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