Friday, September 26, 2014

Daystar University Librarian - Reader Services- Job in Nairobi

Daystar University is a chartered interdenominational and evangelical Christian University. 

Its mission is the development of Christian Servant Leaders for the expansion of God’s kingdom in Africa and the world. 

We invite applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the following position. 

Applicants to this position must be committed Christians, who show evidence of involvement in their local churches.

Librarian - Reader Services


  • PhD or Master’s degree with at least two years teaching experience at the university level or relevant work experience with positive evaluation
  • Good modelling of Community service
  • Computer proficiency and knowledge of library management systems.
  • Commitment to goals of professional and spiritual growth.


  • Liaise with faculty, students and staff for selection, procurement and processing of relevant and up to date library information resources to facilitate teaching, learning and research.
  • Provide leadership in ensuring timely and quality user-centred print and electronic information service to faculty, students and staff.
  • Maintain and regularly reviews library databases (OPAC), multimedia, Special Collection, Textbook loan) to ensure a quality information service.
  • Liaison with faculty for awareness creation and promotion of new and existing library resources
  • Be a leader in integration of information literacy and training of new students, faculty and staff
  • Induct and supervise junior staff in the section and students on internship and work-study
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned by the University Librarian

How to Apply

Those interested in these challenging and rewarding positions should submit their applications, testimonials and detailed CV with names and contacts of 3 referees to the address below on or before: 3rd October 2014

All applications should be sent by E-mail to: 

Hard copies will not be considered.

Kindly note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.