Saturday, 23 September 2017

INTERNAL ADVERTISEMENT FOR TEACHING ASSISTANT POSITIONS

Applications are invited from suitably qualified graduates of Bowen University, Iwo, for the positions of Teaching Assistant in the Faculties and Departments in Bowen University, Iwo.

A. QUALIFICATIONS
Appointees shall hold a Bachelor degree of at least Second Class Upper Division, of Bowen University, Iwo, normally not above 26 years of age and must have served under the NYSC Programme. Appointment shall normally be guided by the need of Departments in the University.

B. OBLIGATIONS OF THE UNIVERSITY

(i) The University shall assist in securing postgraduate admission (on full time basis) for any Teaching Assistant so appointed.

(ii) Training shall be for the Master’s degree of not more than two (2) years duration. The awardees shall be appropriately bonded to serve the University; one year for each year of award.

(iii) An awardee on completion of Master’s degree, shall be sponsored for the Ph.D. degree for a period not exceeding three (3) years, but he/she will be appropriately bonded.

(iv) Continued appointment and training of the Teaching Assistant shall depend on satisfactory progress in the postgraduate study.

(v) The Postgraduate training would normally take place at Bowen University. However, in exceptional cases, approval may be granted for the training to be undertaken in another University in Nigeria.

C. OBLIGATIONS OF THE TEACHING ASSISTANT

(i) Appointees shall obey all rules and regulations of the University.

(ii) An appointee shall perform duties assigned to him/her by the Head of Department.

(iii) When sponsored for higher degrees, awardees shall pursue the degree programmes on full-time basis.

(iv) Awardees shall fulfill, to the letter, all the obligations of their bonds with the University.

(v) To pay all the prescribed fees as approved by the Postgraduate School from time to time e.g. application form fee, examination fee, acceptance fee, etc.

D. ALLOWANCE
The University will pay a monthly allowance of N40, 000 to a Teaching Assistant and approved fees for the Postgraduate training.

E. METHOD OF APPLICATION

Candidates are required to apply through their Heads of Departments who will make recommendation and forward same to the Registrar within four (4) weeks from the date of publication of this adcertisement.

a. Full names with surname in capitals
ii. Post desired and departments
iii. Date of birth, town and state of origin
iv. Nationality
v. Religion and denomination
vi. Current postal address including G S M telephone numbers and e-mail address
vii. Permanent home town address
viii. Marital status
ix. Names and ages of children
x. Institutions attended with dates
xi. Academic qualifications
xii. Working experience
xiii. Present employment, status, salary and employer
xiv. Extra curricular activities
xv. Names and addresses of three referees (two of whom must be authorities in candidate’s field of study) who should forward reports directly to Registrar, Bowen University, Iwo.

Dr. K. A. Ogunleye
Registrar

6th March, 2017