Librarian – Job Ref: HGGSL/11/09/23

Vacancy Details

  • Career Level Qualified / Experienced
  • Experience 3 Years
  • What we do Education / Teaching & Training
  • Qualifications Diploma level

Job Description

Established in 1949, SOS Children’s Villages International is a global organization dedicated to protecting orphaned and vulnerable children. In Zimbabwe for over 30 years, SOS assists children through family-based care, education and social support programming.

SOS Children’s Villages Zimbabwe seeks a skilled Librarian to manage the school library. This role promotes literacy and independent learning through curating resources and partnering with educators.


  • Select, procure and organize multi-format materials aligned to curriculum needs
  • Maintain cataloguing and lending systems both physical and digital
  • Promote library services and resources to students and staff
  • Train users on research skills and information navigation
  • Collaborate with teachers on class projects and ensuring collections meet needs
  • Keep library well-organized, presentable and in compliance with standards
  • Provide guidance to students on educational resources and assignments
  • Manage circulation and inventory of all library materials
  • Produce statistical reports about library usage and resources
  • Identify areas for further development and carry out special projects


  • Diploma/Degree in Library Sciences or related field
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a public/school library environment
  • Proficiency with library databases and digital resource management
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work independently and with others
  • Passion for fostering literacy and learning in children

If you believe you are the right candidate for any of the above position, please send your detailed curriculum vitae (CV), and photocopies of academic certificates.

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