22 Nov 2012

Full-Time Medical Librarian

Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine – Posted by AdministratorSingapore, Singapore

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Job Description

Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine is a new joint medical school by Imperial College London and Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. We offer an exciting opportunity to build a new medical library to support the curriculum and research activities. Reporting to the Head, Medical Library, the Medical Librarian will be expected to perform an operational role and a subject role.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and coordinate library instructional programmes for the LKCMedicine community
  • Provide reference services and promote the use of library resources
  • Develop and manage a specialised collection consisting of e-resources, print and multimedia
  • Assist Head, Medical Library, in all aspects of the daily operations of the library including supervising support staff

Requirements:

  • Masters of Science degree in library and information science (or equivalent) from a recognized university and a good bachelor’s degree
  • At least 3-5 years of experience in a Library or Information organization providing library instruction and/or teaching experience generally
  • Experience in an academic or health institution would be an advantage
  • Proficiency in the use of technology and social media
  • Be highly service-orientated and enjoy helping and supporting people in their intellectual and learning pursuits, strong empathy for all levels of users
  • Be able to work independently with minimum supervision as well as function effectively in a team
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with a high proficiency in both oral and written English
  • Methodical and organised
  • Good independent learning skills

Initially, you will be based at Nanyang Technological University in the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine offices. You may be relocated with the office to a new medical School facility on the Novena Campus adjacent to Tan Tock Seng Hospital in early 2013. A willingness to work on either site is an essential pre-requisite for this appointment.

How to Apply

Interested applicants are invited to apply by using the prescribed Application/Administrative Form (click here to download form), and submit it together with a detailed resume and all relevant educational certificates/transcripts, to: hr_LKCMedicine@ntu.edu.sg. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Job Categories: Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine and Singapore. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: Librarians, NTU Libraries, and Schools.

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