The Governing Council of Federal College of Education, Kontagora invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the appointment to the post of Provost of the College which will be vacant as from 17th January, 2018. Candidates for the post must demonstrate evidence of strong academic and administrative leadership, initiative and creativity in policy formulation, good human relations and positive management attributes.
Provost is the Chief Executive of the College. The successful candidate would be expected to provide the required Academic, Administrative and Professional leadership for the College in executing the broad policies laid down by the Governing Council for the achievement of the objectives for which the institution was established.
To be eligible for appointment as the Provost of the College, the candidate must:
Be of good conduct, possesses sense of discipline, dedication, drive, resourcefulness and be able to command respect and loyalty of the members of staff and students of the College. He/She must not foster personal, social, ethnic, political, religious and other sectional interest.
Must enjoy excellent physical and mental health (with evidence from a Government hospital).
Have evidence of community services.
TERMS OF APPOINTMENT:
The appointment is for an initial period of four (4) years in the first instance and may be eligible for re-appointment for a second term of four (4) years and no more.
The Conditions of Service are as obtainable in Federal Colleges of Education System.
The Candidate appointed will be entitled to all official approved benefits attached to Provosts of Federal Colleges of Education in Nigeria.
METHOD OF APPLICATION:
Applications should be submitted in fifteen (15) copies with up to date Curriculum Vitae which must include the followings:
Applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope and marked “Post of Provost” on the top left hand corner addressed to;
Federal College of Education,
To reach the office of the Registrar not later than 9th November, 2017.
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.