VACANCIES FOR THE POSTS OF REGISTRAR, BURSAR AND POLYTECHNIC LIBRARIAN

Gboko 24 Feb, 2021

The Governing Council, Akperan Orshi Polytechnic, Yandev hereby invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the following posts: Registrar, Bursar and Polytechnic Librarian.

POSITION OF REGISTRAR

Qualifications and Experience

  • i. The candidate for the post of the Polytechnic Registrar must possess a good Bachelor’s Degree (Minimum of Second Class Lower Division) preferably in the Arts, Social Sciences or Humanities from a recognized University/Polytechnic, plus at least 15 years post qualification cognate experience or Masters in relevant discipline plus at least 10 years post-qualification experience in Polytechnic Administration. Possession of Ph.D in relevant field shall be an added advantage.
  • ii. Membership of a recognized relevant professional body is mandatory.
  • iii. Candidate must have good understanding of Computers and ICT.
  • iv. At the time of being considered for appointment as Registrar, the candidate must not be below the rank of Deputy Registrar and must have served on this position for a period of not less than 3 years.

POSITION OF BURSAR

Qualifications and Experience

  • i. The candidate for the post of the Polytechnic Bursar must possess a good Bachelor’s Degree (Minimum of Second Class Lower Division) in Accountancy or its equivalent from a recognized University/Polytechnic, plus at least 15 years post-qualification cognate experience or Masters in relevant discipline plus at least 10 years post-qualification experience in the Polytechnic system.
  • ii. Membership of professional body of ANAN or ICAN is mandatory.
  • iii. Candidate must have good understanding of Computers and ICT.
  • iv. At the time of being considered for appointment as Bursar, the candidate must have been a Chief Accountant or Deputy Bursar for a period of not less than 3 years in the Polytechnic system.

POSITION OF POLYTECHNIC LIBRARIAN

Qualifications and Experience

  • i. The candidate for the post of Polytechnic Librarian must possess a Master’s Degree in Library Science from a recognized University/Polytechnic plus at least 15 years post-qualification cognate experience. Possession of a Ph.D in relevant field shall be an added advantage.
  • ii. Membership of professional body, preferably with the Librarian Registration Council of Nigeria (LRCN) is mandatory.
  • iii. The candidate must have evidence of continued scholarly contributions to knowledge through publications in reputable peer reviewed academic journals.
  • iv. Candidate must have good understanding of Computers and ICT.
  • v. At the time of being considered for appointment as Polytechnic Librarian, the candidate must have been a Chief Librarian for a period of not less than 3 years.

METHOD OF APPLICATION

  • i) Applicants are to forward 10 copies of application.
  • ii) Each copy of the application should be attached with detailed curriculum vitae, photocopies of relevant credentials, names and addresses of three (3) referees.
  • iii) Applicants are to request their referees to forward confidential reports on them in sealed envelopes marked “POST APPLYING FOR” at the top left hand corner.
  • iv) Applicants are to submit copies of their vision and mission statements, not more than two (2) pages.
  • v) Applicants must be indigenes of Benue State and must not be above 60 years old at the time of assumption of office.
  • vi) All applications should be submitted not later than three (3) weeks from the date of this publication.
  • vii) All applications and relevant confidential reports are to be addressed to:
  • The Registrar,
    Akperan Orshi Polytechnic, Yandev,
    P.M.B 181, Gboko,
    Benue State.

    TENURE:
    Each position is a single 5-year term and Salary is consolidated.
    INTERVIEW:
    Shortlisted candidates shall be called for interview at a date to be announced later.

    Sende Francisca N. MCAI, WASCA
    Ag. Registrar/Secretary to Governing Council