DEPARTMENT OF SPORT, RECREATION, ARTS AND CULTURE is looking for 7 candidates to apply for librarian in the folllwoing centres : Nelson Mandela District (Colchester Public Library) Ref No: DSRAC 17/05/2022 (X1 Post) Nelson Mandela District Kuyga Library) Ref No: DSRAC 18/05/2022 (X1 Post) Joe Gqabi District (Eureka Library) Ref No: DSRAC 19/05/2022 (X1 Post) Joe Gqabi District (Alwal North Public Library) Ref No: DSRAC 20/05/2022 (X1 Post) OR Tambo District (PSJ -Thombo Modular Library) Ref No: DSRAC 21/05/2022 (X1 Post) OR Tambo District (Bazindlovu Modular Library -Mqanduli) Ref No: DSRAC 22/05/2022 (X1 Post) Amathole District (Nomaka Mbeki Library) Ref No: DSRAC 23/05/2022 (X1 Post). SALARY : R261 372 per annum (Level 07), an all-inclusive remuneration.


National Senior Certificate plus a Bibliol. Degree/ B Tech in Library Information Courses/ National Diploma in Library and Information Studies (NQF level 6) or comparable studies, together with at least one to two years of professional experience in the Library and Information Service area. Knowledge of public service law, policy, and regulations. The fundamentals of library and information science. Statutes and regulations. Methods and procedures. Excellent computer, organizational, communication, and report writing abilities, as well as exceptional interpersonal and human connections. A solid understanding of stakeholders. A valid code 08 driving license.


Implement the distribution of library content to public and community libraries. Implement awareness campaigns, outreach programs, and library usage promotion across the whole district. Implement inventory management for all library materials at all linked institutions. The selection and processing of materials for delivery to libraries. Conduct monitoring visits to the District’s public libraries. Supervision of district office/depot personnel. Analyze the user requirements provided by public libraries. Monthly compilation and aggregation of user reports and data.


ENQUIRIES : Sarah Baartman: V. Ketelo Tel No: 043 492 0223. eRecruitment technical enquiries: Joe Gqabi: D. Ndzongwana Tel No: 051 492 4757. eRecruitment technical enquiries: OR Tambo: S. Stuma Tel No: 047 495 0853. eRecruitment technical enquiries: Amathole: B. Mbangatha Tel No: 043 492 1838. eRecruitment technical enquiries: Nelson Mandela: A. Dyalvana Tel No: 041 492 1230. eRecruitment technical enquiries: NOTE : People with disabilities who meet the requirements will be given preference.

CLOSING DATE: 20 June @16H00


Instructions for Applicants: Applications must be submitted on a fully completed New Z83 form, which is available from any Department of Public Service or at In addition to the Z83 form and a thorough curriculum vitae, applicants are not needed to provide copies of their credentials and other relevant papers.

Before the day of the interview, shortlisted applicants will be requested to submit certified copies of their credentials and other pertinent papers to HR. Please note that submitted copies do not need to be certified. Communication about the requirements for certified documents will be restricted to those applicants who have been shortlisted. Applications submitted after the application deadline will not be considered.

All submissions must be sent to the exact location stated in the advertisement. Applicants must be aware that additional Personnel Suitability checks, including security clearance, security vetting, qualification verification, and criminal background checks, will be done on short-listed applicants prior to their employment.

Referencing will be conducted on the nominated candidate (s). Note that contact will only be performed with the applicants who make the final cut. Please consider your application failed if you have not been contacted by the Department within three (3) months after the closing date of the advertising. We appreciate all candidates’ interest. People with impairments are strongly encouraged to apply.