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Wednesday, October 3, 2018

958 Education Officers (on attainment of higher qualifications) Job at Education Service Commission (ESC) - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Education Officers (Ref.: HRM 48/185/01 Vol. 61 (06)

Jobs at:
Education Service Commission (ESC) 

Deadline of this Job:
12th October 2018 

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda 

Date Posted: 1st October 2018 , Base Salary: Salary Scale : U4 , Employment Type: Full-Time


Duties and Responsibilities
  • Prepares the schemes of work and lesson plans in line with approved curriculum on termly and weekly basis.
  • Conducts lessons and remedial work according to the set timetable.
  • Participates in setting, administering and marking internal and external examinations.
  • Carries out continuous assessment and evaluation of student performance.
  • Attends general staff meetings, panel, departmental and committee meetings.
  • Guides and counsels students / learners.
  • Performs any other duty assigned by the relevant authority.
Qualifications and Experience
  • Honors Bachelor’s degree in Education or an Honors Bachelor’s Degree with post graduate Diploma in Education from a recognized University/ Institution;
  • Should be registered as Graduate teacher with the Ministry of Education and Sports;
  • Must have two (2) teaching subjects or Double Main.
Science Subjects
No.: 1
Subject: Physics
Number of Vacancies: 101

No.: 2
Subject: Mathematics
Number of Vacancies: 101

No.: 3
Subject: Biology
Number of Vacancies: 81

No.: 4
Subject: Chemistry
Number of Vacancies: 81

No.: 5
Subject: Agriculture DM
Number of Vacancies: 52

No.: 6
Subject: Information Technology
Number of Vacancies: 140

No.: 7
Subject: Technical Drawing
Number of Vacancies: 10

No.: 8
Subject: Foods and Nutrition
Number of Vacancies: 3


Arts Subjects
No.: 1
Subject: English
Number of Vacancies: 72

No.: 2
Subject: History
Number of Vacancies: 37

No.: 3
Subject: Geography
Number of Vacancies: 37

No.: 4
Subject: Economics
Number of Vacancies: 89

No.: 5
Subject: CRE
Number of Vacancies: 35

No.: 6
Subject: IRE
Number of Vacancies: 5

No.: 7
Subject: Fine Art DM
Number of Vacancies: 12

No.: 8
Subject: Luganda
Number of Vacancies: 5

No.: 9
Subject: French
Number of Vacancies: 5

No.: 10
Subject: Arabic
Number of Vacancies: 5

No.: 11
Subject: Music DM
Number of Vacancies: 2

No.: 12
Subject: Kiswahili
Number of Vacancies: 5

No.: 13
Subject: Entrepreneurship
Number of Vacancies: 50


Job application procedure
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill the posts that exist in the Department of Government Secondary Education in the Ministry of Education & Sports

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 12TH OCTOBER 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 and can be downloaded from Education Service Commission website at

Applications should bear the title of the post as well as the reference number specified against the vacancy. Applicants should attach photocopies of academic certificates and transcripts plus recent passport size photographs and any other relevant documents to each copy of the application forms. Serving Officers should also attach appointment/confirmation letters, pay slip or computer number and 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.

Applicants are strictly required to indicate ONLY ONE of the interviewing centers below and should indicate one preferred subject.
- Kampala;
- Gulu;
- Mbarara;
- Mbale;
- Arua;
- Fortportal;

Please note that applications for more than one interview center may lead to automatic disqualification.
The entire process of recruitment is free of charge and applicants should not entertain phone callers who solicit for money from them, in exchange of favors.