Job: Librarian II/I – User Services/Technical Services

5/18/15 –  Librarian II/I – User Services/Technical Services
The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago

Sarah P’s comments:  I do not personally know anywhere who has been employed here but here the Glassdoor reviews which are generally positive.  FYI:  They also advertised for a Deputy campus librarian last October as well as a campus librarian in January of this year.


Qualifications and Experience
The successful candidate must possess a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science

A minimum of three (3) years post-qualification experience in Librarianship in an academic/research library is also required, as well as experience in the following:

  • The provision of reference services
  • The cataloguing of multiple formats and electronic resources
  • Using an automated Library Information Management System
  • Supervisory Management

Special Responsibilities

  • Managing The Alma Jordan Library or the Medical Sciences Library on the evening and weekend shifts
  • Engaging in professional development activities
  • Conducting research and contributing to the body of literature on Library and Information Science

Personal Attributes
The Group of Campus Libraries places high priority on individuals who can work well in a team environment. Candidates should also possess good communication and interpersonal skills. A good command of both oral and written English is essential. Candidates must also possess:

  • Good decision-making abilities
  • Strong leadership potential
  • Demonstrated ability to work comfortably and effectively as part of a professional team, in a cooperative collegial environment
  • The ability to coordinate projects

Application Information

Postal Address: Ayana Gloudon
Human Resources (Appointments)
The University of the West Indies – St. Augustine
The Campus Registrar
Main Administration Building
St. Augustine
Trinidad and Tobago
Phone: 1 (868) 662-2002
Fax: 1 (868) 663-9684
Online App. Form:
Email Address:

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