Information Science Volunteer Opportunity at SAWC

Closing Date: 21 November 2014

The SAWC is looking for a suitable candidate to fill a 6 month volunteer position in the Resource Centre starting from 12 January to 26 June 2015.

It is important that the incumbent has the necessary skills for this position i.e.:

  • Grade 12 essential
  • A Degree in Library and Information Science advantageous
  • Experience working in a library or resource centre will be an advantage
  • Excellent computer literacy
  • Good organisational skills

The Resource Centre volunteer will be required to perform the following duties but not limited to:

  • Issuing and returning of books
  • Cataloguing books
  • Maintaining a record of all resources
  • Assisting with community projects e.g. bookmobile project
  • Supporting students, training staff and visitors to access information in the library and computer lab.
  • Assisting with the printing and binding of all training material
  • Assisting with student graduations
  • Administrative tasks
  • Printing and binding of all course material

The Southern African Wildlife College is situated in a rural area bordering on the Kruger National Park. The nearest shops and facilities are between 40 and 60 kilometers from the College. A stipend of R1200.00 will be offered including meals and accommodation.

How To Apply

Interested parties should submit their CV with an application letter to – Daphne Gengayan via email to [email protected] or may be faxed to (015) 793 7314.