Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the vacant post of the Polytechnic Librarian in THE FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC, ILARO.
POSITION: POLYTECHNIC LIBRARIAN
The Polytechnic librarian is a Principal Officer and Head of the Polytechnic library and responsible to the Rector for the administration and coordination of the library services in the Institution.
He/she must have high moral standards with impeccable character and be irrevocably committed to best practices in Corporate Governance and must be a
QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE
The candidates should possess a good Honours degree from recognized Institution of higher learning plus Master’s degree in Library Studies with fifteen (15) years cognate experience or Doctorate degree in Library Studies with twelve (12) years cognate experience and must have been a Chief librarian in Polytechnic or comparable Tertiary Institution for at least five (5) years.
TENURE OF APPOINTMENT
The appointment will be for a single tenure of five (5) years and no more. This is in line with the Polytechnics Amendment Act of 2019.
CONDITIONS OF SERVICE
The conditions of service for the post are the same as obtainable in all Federal Polytechnics in the Country. In addition, the appointee shall enjoy any other benefits attached to the position of a Principal Officer of the Polytechnic.
SALARY: N5,975,5291 per annum
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Interested candidates should submit twenty (20) typewritten copes of their applications and Curriculum vitae giving information in the following order
(i) Full names with surname underlined
(ii) Date and place or birth
(iii) Nationality/State of Origin/Local Government
(iv) Marital Status
(v) Number and Age(s) of Children
(vi) Present Job Status and Salary
(vii) Current Contact Address with Telephone Number
(viii) Permanent Address
(ix) Educational Institutions attended with Dates
(x) Academic and/or Professional Qualifications with Dates
(xi) Membership of Professional Associations/Bodies
(xii) Detailed list of Publications
(xiii) Work experience with Dates
(xiv) Mission statement/proposal on making the Library fulfil its objective
(xv) Extra Curriculum activities
(xvi) Names and addresses of three (3) referees (applicants should request their referees to
send confidential reports on them directly to the Registrar
SUBMISSION AND CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATION
Applications with Curriculum Vitae and Photocopies of all relevant credentials should be forwarded either by hand or post and should be marked at the top level hand cornet of the envelope “Polytechnic Librarian” to reach
The Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro,
P.M.B. 50, Ilaro,
Not later than six (6) weeks from the date of the publication, (28 December, 2020).
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.