Job Title: Senior Inspector of Schools (Education Standards)

Salary Scale: U3

Ref. No.: HRM 48/185/01 Vol. 83 (12)

Vacancies: 04

Reports to: Principal Inspector of Schools, Education Standards

Field of Specialization

  • Chemistry/Biology (03)
  • Agriculture (01)

Duties and Responsibilities

•Provide support in implementation of pre-primary and primary education standards and training service delivery;

• Develop quality pre-primary and primary education indicators to ensure consistence of inspection and reporting as a basis for national pre-primary and primary education targets and outputs;

• Implement immediate sanctions where there is serious digression of expected standards in collaboration with Education Service Commission and other stakeholders:

• Monitor and evaluate curriculum implementation, use of instructional materials, assessment tools and systems, and recommend areas of improvement in the education and training of learners;

• Carry out surveys on National Education policies, strategies and Programs on the delivery of quality education and Training in the country;

• Carry out inspections to ensure adherence to established rules, regulations and standards by private schools and institutions in delivering education;

• Prepare and submit technical reports in respect of Education Standards to the relevant authorities.

• Perform any other duties as may be assigned by the relevant Authority.

Qualifications and Work experience

• An Honor’s Bachelor’s Degree in Education or Honor’s Bachelor’s Degree plus a Post Graduate Diploma in Education from a recognized University/Institution;

• A Post Graduate Qualification in Education Management, Education planning and Management or Administration from a recognized training University/Institution is an added Advantage;

• Registered with the Ministry of Education and Sports;

• At least 3 years work experience in the field of Education Inspection or Education Management.

Application process

Applications should be submitted in triplicate on Education Service Commission form 3 (1998) to the Secretary, Education Service Commission, P.O.BOX 7196, Kampala not later than 19th, February 2021.

The BC Form 3 (1998) is obtainable from the Ministry of Education and Sports Headquarters or District Service Commission offices & the Commission Website:

Applications should bear the title of the post as well as the reference number
specified against the vacancy. Applicants should attach copies of Academic Certificates and Transcripts plus three recent passport size photographs. Serving Officers should attach copies of appointment, confirmation letters and recent pay slips.

Qualifications from only recognized institutions will be considered.

Serving Public officers MUST route their applications through their Heads of Institutions/Departments, who should be advised of the closing date to avoid delays.

Applications that are not properly routed will not be considered.

For all posts, qualified women and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.

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