Librarian | Cotlands Vacancies

Cotlands is a registered non-profit organisation (NPO) committed to creating access to quality play-based early learning experiences through toy libraries and early learning playgroups. We capacitate adults working with children and educate the parents of children on a variety of topics related to early childhood development.
Join the passionate team at this leading NGO, with a strong national footprint. The organisation is well established and has been in operation for more than 86 years.
The Toy Librarian provides support to operational duties in the toy library for effective and quality implementation of all toy library programmes and to promote early learning opportunities for all children.

Duties & Responsibilities
• Provide high quality front line and inter departmental service
• Give accurate, clear and sensitive responses to client enquiries
• Assist with maintaining clerical and administrative systems to ensure an efficient and effective toy library service to all
• Assist with maintaining reception area, display table, office and kitchen in neat and orderly manner
1.2 Planning and organising
• Assist with planning and implementation of play sessions
• Co-facilitate play sessions
• Engage with children and provide varied and quality early learning opportunities
• Assist with preparation, rotation and set-up of play rooms/areas
• Assist with packing of PG kits as per learning plan
• Assist with preparation of events – WPD, toy library seminars

By applying for the above mentioned position, applicants consent to Cotlands to conduct qualification, ID, Criminal and Reference checks on them which form part of its recruitment process.
Closing date for applications: 2nd of October 2022 by close of business.
NB. Applicants who have not heard from Cotlands one month after the closing date should consider their applications unsuccessful and, any future correspondence from Cotlands thereof will be limited to shortlisted applicants only.
Cotlands reserves the right to re-advertise any of the above listed Positions should the need arise and also reserves the right not to fill any of the listed Positions.
Non-South African Citizens and non-South African Permanent Residence holders must be in possession of valid documentation authorizing them to work in South Africa.
Cotlands is an equal opportunity employer.
Candidates from key vulnerable populations are encouraged to apply.
Competencies required

Qualification requirements
• Matric
• ECD level 4
• PC Skills
• Driver’s license