1/7/14 – Director, Library Services
Ross University, Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis
(The job is starred meaning that Ross representatives will be attending the 2004 ALA mid-winter meeting.)
The Library Director is responsible for operations of a 13 person library in Dominica and provide assistance to the library at Princess Margaret Hospital. The library in Dominica operates with 2 shifts over a 16 hour period each day. Ross University offers a competitive potentially tax-free annual salary, relocation assistance to and from the island, a retirement program, tuition assistance benefit, scholarship program for dependents, 100% medical benefits paid for the employee, travel benefits, a living allowance, 57 days of leave (includes days for vacation, holidays, professional development and sick/personal days). We also offer opportunities for professional development, which includes a conference and book allowance.
Sarah P’s comments: The Caribbean is home to several offshore medical schools catering to students who can’t go to medical school in the US due to lower grades or financial issues. According to the medical student blogs Ross is near the top of the list.