Job Title: Library Assistant

Bishop Stuart University (Chartered by the Government of the Republic of Uganda- Chartered 2014) is a growing Ankole Diocese Church of Uganda (Anglican) founded institution located in Mbarara on Kakoba Hill 5km from the town Centre.

Bishop Stuart University is inviting competent applicants for the above position.

Applicants must be of high integrity and committed Christians.

Qualifications and Experience

i) Bachelor of Library and Information Science from a recognised University

ii) A Masters’ Degree is an added advantage.

iii) Computer Literacy is a Must.

iv) Applicants must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a library of a reputable organisation.

v) Able to work with minimum supervision, mature and a good team player.

vi) Ability to work with Library Systems such as KOHA.

Duties and responsibilities

i) Information classification of materials, cataloguing and catalogue maintenance.

ii) Stocktaking and stock maintenance.

iii) Handling complaints and other administrative issues including assistance to readers.

iv) Compiling bibliographies and records.

v) Supervision, guidance, and training of library attendants and other non- professional library workers.

vi) Any other work assigned to you by your supervisor


Interested candidates should attach the following:

  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Two recommendation letters from persons familiar with applicants’ work and one must be from your Church Priest.
  3. Copies of relevant Academic Transcripts and Certificates
  4. Three referees with physical /Telephone contact addresses
  5. Baptism card, copy of National ID and marriage certificate where applicable

NOTE: Submit in five (5) Copies of your application. 

Please:  Apply to the address below not later than 14 days from the date of this advert to the:

University Secretary

Bishop Stuart University

P.O. Box 9, Mbarara   

OR Hand deliver the Application to Bishop Stuart University in the University Secretary’s Office.

Please note that:
1. Only the shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.

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