The Kwara State Government has approved the employment of 4,701 teachers in the state.
This was contained in a statement issued by the Press Secretary, Ministry of Education and Human Capital Development, Yakub Aliagan.
Applicants, the ministry said, must have a Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) with at least five O’ Level Credit passes in Mathematics, English, and three other relevant subjects in not more than two sittings.
The ministry said that out of the number, the government advertised placements for 2,000 teachers in some specific subjects in the Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM) based on needs-assessment conducted in the commission.
“Applicants for the TESCOM jobs must have bachelor’s degrees in relevant subjects and teaching qualification in strict compliance with the National Policy of Education and Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN).
“Applicants must also have at least five O’ level credit passes at not more than two sittings, including Mathematics and English language.
“Once armed with PGD in Education, holders of Higher National Diploma (HND) in relevant subject areas may also apply for the TESCOM jobs,” the statement read.
It added that the application portal for SUBEB jobs (https//subeb.kw.gov.ng), will be activated on Sunday January 3, and will be closed by midnight Saturday, January 16, 2021.
“This will be followed by written examinations on Monday January 25, 2021 at 10 a.m. and oral interview from Monday February 1 to Saturday February 6, 2021.