CUHK hiring Assistant Librarian II (Faculty Liaison Librarian)

CUHK Library

CUHK Reference Job Number:  180000BH

Advertisement of Assistant Librarian II (carrying the job title of Faculty Liaison Librarian)

Faculty Liaison and Learning Services at CUHK Library encompasses working with academic staff to support their teaching and research as well as providing digital/information literacy training and support services for undergraduates, postgraduates and other users at CUHK.

Applicants should have (i) a good university degree  plus a recognized professional qualification in library and information science OR related disciplines; (ii) at least 3 years’ post-qualification relevant experience (iii) sound knowledge and understanding of academic liaison activities and digital/information literacy  in a University setting; (iv) knowledge and experience in delivering programmes and services particularly for users focused around digital/information literacy, (v) demonstrated ability to work collaboratively within the Library, with faculty members and university administrative departments; (vi) excellent written and oral communication skills (vii) and proficiency in Chinese language is required.

Reporting to the Head of Learning Support, the appointee will (a) provide Faculty Liaison Services for the Faculty of Business Administration; (b) promote and enhance digital literacy training and activities in the Faculty and Learning Services Dept; (c) develop and enhance appropriate learning resources (d) work closely with other Faculty liaison librarians to deliver focused user friendly services (f) undertake other assignments and projects. Evening and weekend shift work is required.

Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for two years, renewable subject to mutual agreement.

Salary and Fringe Benefits

Salary will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package, including medical care, a contract-end gratuity for an appointment of two years or longer, and housing benefits for eligible appointee. Further information about the University and the general terms of service for appointments is available at http://www.per.cuhk.edu.hk.  The terms mentioned herein are for reference only and are subject to revision by the University.

Application Procedure

Please apply online via www.cuhk.edu.hk/personnel under ‘Career Opportunities’ (the online application website will start on 2 March 2018).