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Friday, April 6, 2018

Principal Education Officer, Private Schools and Institutions Job at Education Service Commission - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Principal Education Officer, Private Schools and Institutions

Jobs at:
Education Service Commission

Deadline of this Job:
Not Later Than 20th April 2018

Duty Station:

Post: Principal Education Officer, Private Schools and Institutions
Ref: HRM 48/185/01 Vol. 47(03)
Salary Scale: U2
No. of Posts: 01
Reports to: Assistant Commissioner, Private Schools and Institutions

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Promote quality improvement in education service delivery through periodic inspection reports;
  • Provide support for the encouragement of good practice in the education service delivery system;
  • Develop quality indicators to ensure consistence of inspection and reporting as a basis of national education targets, performance standards and policy review of development;
  • Advise the Commissioner to apply immediate sanction where there are serious digressions of expected standards or provisions in collaboration with Education Service and other stakeholders;
  • Establish and sustain working linkages with the relevant international and national bodies such as UNEB, NCDC, ESC, NCHE etc;
  • Monitor and evaluate curriculum implementation, use of instructional materials assessment tools and systems in secondary schools and recommend areas of improvement in education training;
  • Assess the impact of national education policies, strategies and programmes on the delivery of quality education and all levels.
Qualifications and Working experience
  • Bachelors degree in Education or Bachelor’s degree with a Post graduate Diploma in Education; 
  • A Masters’ degree in Education is an added advantage;
  • At least six years working experience three of which should have been at the level of Senior Education Officer.
Job application procedure
Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to fill the posts that have fallen vacant in the Ministry of Education & Sports and Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries Training institutions.
Applications should be submitted in triplicate on Education Service Commission (ESC) Form 3 (1998), to the Secretary, Education Service Commission, P. O. Box 7196 Kampala NOT LATER THAN 20TH APRIL 2018. The ESC Form 3 (1998) is obtainable from Education Service Commission 1st Floor Farmers House, Parliamentary Avenue, Kampala or Ministry Of Education and Sports Kampala or District Service Commission Offices.
Applications should bear the title of the post as well as the reference number specified against the vacancy. Applicants should attach photocopies of their academic certificates and ‘transcripts plus recent passport size photographs and any other relevant documents to each copy of the application forms. Serving Officers must route their applications through their Head of Department or School, who should be advised on the closing date to ensure submission within the deadline.