College Librarian Job in Nigeria

The Katsina State College of Health Sciences was established by the Katsina State Law No. 4 of December, 2006. The College brought together the three state’s Health training institutions and provided for the inclusion of such other schools as may be necessary to provide course of study and research in Community Health, Environmental Health, Pharmacy and Medical Laboratory Science, Dental Health and Health Information Management as an avenue for continuing education in health sciences and curriculum developments. The College is governed by council which provides policy direction, a Provost who is the Chief Executive and Directors heading the two satellite campuses.

We are recruiting qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: College Librarian

Location: Katsina


  • The College Librarian is the Chief Librarian of the College. He is responsible to the Provost for ensuring the fulfillment of the objectives of the library and for maintaining and promoting efficiency and good discipline in the library.

Qualifications and Experience

  • The candidate must possess at least B.Sc, BLS or BA in Library Science from a recognized Tertiary Institution, plus at least 10 years Teaching and Administrative Experience in a recognized Institution.
  • In addition, the candidates should have a very good overall performance with a record of Academic and Administrative confidence as well as concrete evidence of contribution to the advancement of knowledge and service to the Community. He must be a registered member of a relevant professional body.

Term of Appointment

  • The successful candidate shall be appointed for a term of Four (4) years in the first instance and may be eligible for re-appointment for another term of Four (4) years.

The salary for the position is consolidated and the appointee shall be paid other benefits as may be approved from time to time by the Katsina State Government.

Application Closing Date
12th February, 2024.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send fifteen (15) copies of their Applications in the Applicant's own handwriting accompanied with their Curriculum Vitae to:
The Office of the Provost,
Katsina State College of Health Sciences and Technology,
PMB 2227,
Adjacent KEDCO (NEPA) Head Office,
Along IBB Way, Kofar Kaura,
Katsina State.

Note: Candidates are advised to request their referees to send confidential reports on them directly to the office of the Provost of the College.