Vacancy Announcement!


GREAT LAKES UNIVERSITY OF KISUMU (GLUK) is a private chartered university offering degree and other programmes in various disciplines including Health Sciences, Community Development, Education, Theology, Agribusiness, Business Administration, IT among others.  The University is looking for highly qualified, experienced and motivated team player personnel to fill the position of TUTORIAL FELLOWS IN (HOSPITALITY & TOURISM, KISWAHILI,RELIGION AND MATHEMATICS),LECTURER IN NURSING, MEDICAL LAB TECHNOLOGIST AND LIBRARY ASSISTANT.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Developing related course outlines;
  • Lecturing in relevant courses;
  • Assessing students on Industrial attachment;
  • Setting, moderating and marking examinations;
  • Guiding students in practicals.

Requirements for Appointment

The successful candidate should have /be:

  • At least masters degree for Tutorial Fellow and PhD for Lecturer in the relevant field;
  • Publications in the relevant field;
  • Demonstrate both mixture of field practice and class Lectures;
  • At least three (3) relevant work experiences and exemplary performance.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensuring the functionality and safety of the Laboratory;
  • Carrying out experiments and research projects;
  • Demonstrating methods and experiments to students;
  • Ensuring machines and materials are ready for use;
  • Ensuring quality techniques and efficiency of reporting, recording and postage of laboratory results;
  • Maintaining local Laboratory stock control records.

Requirements for Appointment

The successful candidate should have /be:

  • A minimum of C plain in KCSE;
  • Minimum of diploma in Medical Laboratory Science from a recognized institution;
  • Two years working experience in the relevant field;
  • Must have a licence from regulatory body.


  • Performs circulation desk procedures, such as checking in and checking out
  • Materials, registering patrons and collecting fines.
  • Checks in deliveries of interlibrary loan materials.
  • Processes, withdraws, repairs, or reconditions library materials.
  • Shelves library materials and reads shelves.
  • Sorts and routes mail.
  • Assists with library programs and displays.
  • Assist patron with ready-reference questions and reader advisory, bibliographic
  • Instruction and database searching.
  • Assists patrons with mechanical operations of library equipment.
  • Answers directional questions and refers patrons to appropriate personnel.
  • Performs other related work as required.


  • Minimum of diploma in library and Information studies from a recognized institution .
  • At least 3 years experience in an academic library


  • Working knowledge of library methods and procedures.
  • Ability to operate library machines properly.
  • Keyboarding and filing ability.
  • Working knowledge of English grammar and spelling.
  • Willingness to maintain skills in above mentioned areas through active participation in appropriate library skills.


How to Apply

Interested candidates should send their detailed Curriculum Vitae, cover letter, copy of certificates &testimonials to email or hard copy addressed to the address below not later than 18th October, 2019

Human Resource Manager,
Great Lakes University of Kisumu,
P.O. Box 2224-40100,
Kisumu, Kenya.

GLUK is an equal opportunity employer: Women, marginalized and persons living with disability are encouraged to apply. Only short listed candidates will be contacted”.

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