Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for consideration for appointment into the vacant position of the Provost of the Kwara State College of Education (Technical), Lafiagi
Location: Lafiagi, Kwara State
Basic Salary: COMPASS 9 excluding allowances.
The Provost is the Chief Executive Officer of the College and is therefore expected to provide the required academic, administrative and professional leadership for the College in executing the broad policies laid down for the achievement of the objectives for which the institution was established.
The candidate must show evidence of the ability to foster good rapport with the appropriate organs of the Kwara State Government, Federal Government of Nigeria, relevant professional bodies for the attainment of the institution’s objectives and should not be more than 50 years of age.
The candidate must be a graduate of a recognized University and must, in addition, hold a higher degree (masters).
Possession of a Doctorate Degree (PhD) is an advantage. These qualifications should be in any of the disciplines in Science and Technical Education.
Possession of a professional qualification in Education is mandatory.
The candidate must have minimum of fifteen (15) years post qualification experience in teaching and research, not less than ten (10) of which must have been spent in the service of a tertiary institution.
The candidate must show evidence of continuous engagement in research through substancial academic publications in national and international journals.
The candidate must be a person of exemplary character, able to command the respect and loyalty of an academic community
Candidate must be computer literate
Method Of Application:
Candidates are required to submit fifteen (15) copies of their curriculum vitae, which should contain the foliowing information
Name in full (Surname first in capital letters)
Place and date of birth
State of origin and Local Government Area
Permanent home address
Present postal address, GSM number and e-mail address
Number and ages of children (if any)
Educational Institutions attended (with dates)
Academic and professional qualifications attained with dates)
Present employment, status and salary (both in level and amount P/A)
Statement of cognate experience, including full details of former and present posts
Extra curricular activities
Names and addresses of three (3) referees, one of whom must be the candidate’s present employer.
In addition to stating the names and addresses of the referees, candidates should request their nominated referees to send their confidential reports on them under separate cover, direct to:
Kwara State College of Education (Technical),
P.M.B. 01, Lafiagi,
4 weeks from day of advert