The Edo State Government has proposed to recruit not less than 204 vocational and general studies teachers in the coming week in order to further strengthen its technical and vocational sub-sector.
This was disclosed by the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Skills Development and Jobs, Mrs. Ukinebo Dare, saying that the state Ministry of Education is recruiting the teachers through the Edo Jobs platform to ensure that the recruitment process is hitch-free with integrity, cooperation and transparency.
According to the SSA, candidates will have to register on the Edo Jobs platform to be considered for the roles, as the platform will be in charge of interviewing and shortlisting candidates and referring them to the ministry.
She said, “Companies in Edo State recruit through our portal as we have a pool of job seekers who we train and prepare for the workplace. At the moment, the state government has about 204 vacancies for vocational and general studies teachers and other non-teaching staff in schools.Applicants can access the vacancies on the Edo Jobs site.”
The candidates should be graduates competent to teach state on Electrical Installation and Maintenance Work, Motor Vehicle Mechanic Work, Business Studies, Block Laying/Concreting (building), Engineering Drawing, Welding and Fabrication, Hotel and Catering, Carpentry and Joinery, Mechanical Engineering Craft Practice and Radio and Television Repairs Work, among others.
The vacancies in the general studies category include those for English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Civic Education, Home Economics, Economics, Commerce, Computer Science, Refrigeration and Air-condition.
Non-teaching staff required include laboratory attendants (physics, chemistry, biology); workshop demonstrators, typists and clerical assistants, among others.