Monday, 7 March 2016

Chief Librarian at Moshood Ablola Polytechnic, Abeokuta


Moshood Ablola Polytechnic, Abeokuta is at the vanguard of technological institution in the country and it offers National Diploma and Higher National Diploma (both full time and part time) in various courses. The Institution is a reference point in technological, scientific and entrepreneurial education, accessible to all for sustainable national development.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the position below:

Job Title: Chief Librarian - CONPCASS 08

Location:
 Abeokuta

Duties
  • The Chief Librarian should be able to assist the Polytechnic Librarian in the performance of his/her duties.
  • He/she should coordinate book selection and be ready in the production/maintenance of catalogue records.
  • He/she would teach on the use of Library.
  • He/she should assist in establishing cataloguing, classifications, reference and selection policies.
  • He/she should be able to perform any other duties as maybe assigned to him/her.
Qualifications and Experience
  • Applicant should be a holder of Ph.D. in Library Science with at least thirteen (13) years post qualification cognate experience OR MLS with at least seventeen (17) years post qualification cognate experience plus four (4) Journal publications and three (3) Conference Papers; four (4) chapter contributions or two (2) standard Textbooks. Evidence of community service will be an added advantage.
  • Membership of relevant professional body is mandatory.
Qualities: 
  • Applicant must be a person of proven integrity.
  • He/she would have the ability to collate library statistics/production of annual reports and other internal publications.
  • He/she should be able to head a Library Division.
  • He/she should have the ability of expanding and developing classification system.
Application Closing Date
18th March, 2016.

Method of ApplicationInterested and qualified candidates are requested to submit Twenty (20) copies of their applications together with their Curriculum Vitae (C.V) giving the information listed below:
  • Full Name (surname first)
  • Marital Status
  • Number and ages of children (if applicable)
  • Date and Place of Birth
  • State of Origin
  • Local Government
  • Nationality
  • Current Postal Address
  • Permanent Home Address
  • E-mail address and telephone number
  • Educational Institutions attended plus qualifications with dates
  • Membership of Professional Association/bodies
  • Working experience (in Chronological sequence)
  • Present employment status and salary
  • Extra Curricular Activities
  • Publications (a) Seminar (b) Workshops and Conferences (c) journals and (d) Books
  • Major Technological Innovations/Inventions or protects completed (if applicable)
  • Service to Community
  • Names and Addresses of three referees.(Applicants are to request their Referees to write confidential reports on them which should be sent directly to the Registrar)
Interested applicants should submit their applications and addressed to:
The Registrar,
Moshood Abiola Polytechnic,
P. M. B. 2210,
Abeokuta,
Ogun State.