6 Apr 2021

Librarian at Shree Swaminarayan Academy

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Job Description

Shree Cutch Satsang Academy is a non profit making education institute under the management of the *Shree Cutch Satsang Swaminarayan*. Located in Langata, off the southern bypass. We believe every child should have the opportunity to affordable and quality education. And that is exactly what we deliver.

We are looking for an experienced and self-motivated Librarian to join our team. As a librarian, you will perform a range of duties such as cataloging library resources, maintaining library records, managing budgets and planning book sales. For this position, you will have to demonstrate outstanding interpersonal skills, as a great part of your job will involve interacting with the local community including parents, students, and young children. The ideal candidate should also possess in-depth knowledge of library database systems, as well as excellent communication and organizational skills.


  • Collect and catalog library resources including books, and publications.
  • Help the pupils locate reference and leisure reading materials.
  • Maintain library records and ensure it is updated.
  • Perform regular audits of the information and inventory on file.
  • Manage budgeting, planning, and employee activities.
  • Oversee the check-out process for books and other resource materials.
  • Organize and host book sales, and other reading events.
  • Clarify the use of library amenities and provide information about library policies.


  • Diploma or equivalent qualification
  • Library Science is preferred.
  • A minimum of  2 years’ experience working in library.
  • Excellent IT skills and knowledge of library databases.
  • Outstanding organizational and interpersonal communication skills.

General Requirement

  • Be Kenya Citizens

Method of Application

Applicants should email a CV with a covering letter addressed to

The principal
Shree Swaminarayan Academy
P.O. Box41551

or email: academyswaminarayan.ac.ke

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Applications are invited from qualified, competent and experienced staff for the above positions.

Closing Date : 9th April, 2021


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