Library Officer ( Job No : JOB-2021-01789 )

St Andrew's Mission Hospital
  • Children & Youth
  • Disability
St. Andrew's Autism Centre

St. Andrew’s Autism Centre (SAAC) is a non-profit organisation for the education, training, and care of persons with autism and their families.

SAAC comprises St. Andrew’s Autism School (SAAS) and St. Andrew’s Adult Autism Services (SAAAS), serving children, youths and adults with autism. SAAAS runs two Day Activity Centres (DACs) at Siglap and Sengkang, and St. Andrew’s Adult Home (Sengkang), Singapore’s first residential facility designed and built to meet the needs of adults of autism.

SAAC seeks to enable people with autism to lead dignified and meaningful lives.

We invite interested and qualified persons to join us to meet the physical, social, emotional and spiritual needs of our students, clients and residents; to provide behavioural support, life skills training, family support and public education.

About The Role

a. processes resources, place orders for catalogue products, matches products and resources and accessions, in collaboration with various school work team members (e.g. Curriculum Development Team)
b. maintains library shelves by re-shelving materials
c. assists with stock takes and deselection
d. maintains and repairs books, periodicals, graphic and other non-book materials including audio-visual resources
e. creates library displays

a. attends to simple reference enquiries by students and staff
b. maintains the circulation system by keeping records of issues, returns and overdue materials
c. maintains the library database on the automated library system, in collaboration with school Library and ICT teams

a. Library Programmes - Support the development and implementation of the library programmes to support student learning (e.g. conducting reading programmes, support Vocational Team in vocational training programmes for student librarians)
b. Liaising with external stakeholders (e.g. NLB and other service providers for library-related activities such as Molly Library)

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

• Good communication and interpersonal skills
• Organisational skills
• Word processing skills
• Knowledge of office practices and procedures

Core Competencies:

- Knowledge of library practices, including the use of an integrated automated library catalogue
- Working as part of a team
- Working experience in a library environment is preferred

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Job Post Status
Job Details
Area of Specialisation:

Employment Type:
Full Time (Permanent)
Profession Type:
Min Educational Qualification:
GCE 'N' Level
Posting Date:

20 May 2021

Closing Date:

19 Jun 2021

Salary Range
SGD   1700.00 - 2500.00
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