Senior Education Officer, Private Schools and Institutions- Policy and Regulation Job Placement – Education Service Commission

Organization: Education Service Commission
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Ref. No.: HRM 48/185/01 Vol. 31 (41)
Reports to: Principal Education Officer, Private Schools and Institutions- Policy and Regulation

About ESC:
The Education Service Commission is established by article 167 91) of the 1995 Constitution of the Republic of Uganda and article 168 (1) sets out its functions, authority and autonomy in implementing its mandate. The vision of Education Service Commission is to see “quality education delivered by efficient and effective education service personnel.”

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
·         The incumbent will study and take follow-up action on proceedings of Boards of Governors’/ Management Boards’ meetings in private schools and institutions;
·         Compile and assess information on staff and students in private schools;
·         Actively participate in the classification and grading of private schools and training institutions and inform the relevant stakeholders;
·         Perform any other duties as may be assigned by the relevant authority.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  
·         The applicant must hold an Honours Bachelors Degree in Education from a recognized University or Training Institution. Possession of a Postgraduate qualification in Education or Education Planning and Management from a recognized University or Training Institution is an added advantage.
·         A registered teacher with the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Sports
·         A minimum of three years’ experience at Officer Level in the field of Education and Training.

How to Apply:
All candidates are encouraged to fill in applications in triplicate and submit them to the Secretary, Education Service Commission P.O. Box 7196, Kampala, Uganda. The forms can be picked from Education Service Commission Offices, 1st Floor Farmers House on Parliamentary Avenue, Kampala, Ministry of Education & Sports Headquarters, Kampala and District Service Commission Offices, or can be downloaded from the ESC website, download here. Hand written applications are also acceptable.

The complete applications should bear the title of the post as well as the reference number specified against the post. Applicants should attach certified copies of their certificates and transcripts and any relevant document(s) plus three recent passport size photographs on each of the application forms. Serving officers must route their applications through their Head of Institution / Department, who should be advised on the closing date to ensure submission within the deadline.

Deadline: 19th October, 2015

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