Job Details
Deadline Date: Sunday, August 23, 2015 
Qualifications and Experience
The successful candidate must possess a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science
Experience in Health Sciences Librarianship would be an asset
A minimum of five (5) years post-qualification experience in Librarianship in an academic/research Library is also required, as well as experience in the following:
  • The provision of reference services
  • Using an automated Library Information Management System
  • Supervisory Management
Special Responsibilities
  • Managing the Medical Sciences Library on the evening and weekend shifts
  • Engaging in professional development activities
  • Conducting research and contributing to the body of literature on Library and Information Science
Personal Attributes
The Campus Libraries place high priority on individuals who can work well in a team environment. Candidates should also possess good communication and interpersonal skills. A good command of both oral and written English is essential. Candidates must also possess:
Good decision-making abilities
  • Strong leadership potential
  • Demonstrated ability to work comfortably and effectively as part of a professional team, in a cooperative collegial environment
  • The ability to coordinate projects
Detailed application (two copies) and full curriculum vitae should be sent to the Campus Registrar, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I., Fax No. 1-868-663-9684; e-mail: Three (3) referees (one of whom should be from your present organization) must be indicated.  Application forms can be obtained at in the Faculty & Staff, Job Vacancies section. Further particulars including remuneration package can be obtained at the above address.  In order to expedite the appointment procedures, applicants are advised to ask their referees to send their references under CONFIDENTIAL cover DIRECTLY to the Campus Registrar at the above address without waiting to be contacted by The University.

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