GPG ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: LIBRARY SERVICE MONITORING- Gauteng Provincial Government Jobs in Johannesburg

Department of Sports Arts Culture and Recreation


  • Reference Number :
  • Directorate :
    Library Services
  • Number of Posts :
  • Package :
    R 382 245.00 per annum (plus benefits)
  • Enquiries :
    Ms. Vivien Khanye Tel no: (011) 355 2606

Requirements :

  • The successful candidate should have a Grade 12 certificate plus a 3-year tertiary qualification (National diploma/degree in library science/ information science). A minimum of 3 – 5 years in library and knowledge of library management. Skills: organizing, ability to operate computer, problem solving, conflict resolution, project management, policy analysis and development, policy / objectives formulation, budgeting, facilitation, research, analytical thinking, ability to relate different matters which have common denominators, interpersonal relationships. Knowledge: Finance, HR matters, training, compilation of management reports, reporting procedures, research / analyzing, procurement directives and procedures, planning and organizing, computer, how a department functions.

Duties :

  • Work with municipal library managers. Develop action plans and monitoring mechanism in line with the norms and standards. Conduct monitoring visits to libraries across Gauteng. Support LIS services of local government by assisting them to develop business plans and by attending monthly and quarterly decision-making meeting. Formulate project plans. Reconcile financial expenditure of municipalities. Verify project implementation and expenditure by visiting the respective libraries. Compile monthly, quarterly reports on monitoring findings and make recommendations, supervise staff. Assist in developing policy for monitoring and evaluation and support.

Notes :

  • Applications should be submitted online at, also can apply manually or post to 35 Rissik Street, Surrey House, Johannesburg 2000 using new Z83 form accompanied by a detailed CV. Certified copies of qualifications and other supporting documents will be required from shortlisted candidates. “Applicants are advised that until 31 December 2020 the current application for employment (Z83) form will be applicable, however from 01st January 2021, a new application form which can be downloaded at From 01 January 2021 should an application be received using the incorrect application for employment (Z83), it will not be considered”. Please note that due to a large number of applications expected, applications will therefore not be acknowledged in writing. Be assured that your applications are acknowledged with appreciation. The Department reserves the right to withdraw posts if by doing so, the interests of the Department will be best served.

Employer :
Department of Sports Arts Culture and Recreation

Location :
Johannesburg (Head Office)

Closing Date :

Criteria Questions
Do you have a Grade 12 certificate plus a 3-year tertiary qualification (National diploma/degree in library science/ information science)?
Do you have a minimum of 3 – 5 years in library and knowledge of library management?

Please Notes :

  • Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged. If you
    do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.


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