University of Education, Winneba (UEW) Ghana Staff Vacancy is Opened

university-of-education-winneba-uewWe are glad to inform the general public that there are vacancies opportunities at the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) Ghana.

The management of the Institution University of Education, Winneba (UEW) Ghana is using this medium to invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the following positions in the Registry of the University of Education, Winneba:

  1. DIRECTOR, ICT SERVICES DIRECTORATE

THE POSITION

The Director, ICT Services Directorate is the Chief Information Technology Officer (CITO) of the University and the administrative and technical head of the University’s ICT Services Directorate. The Director is responsible to the University’s ICT Board and reports directly to the Registrar.  The Director shall be responsible for providing leadership to the ICT Services Directorate and for maintaining and providing efficient ICT Services delivery to the University in accordance with policies and procedures of the University and with National and International best practices.

Qualification and Experience

Candidates seeking for the position of Director, ICT Services Directorate must have:

  • a first and second degree or higher in a IT related field (eg. Computer Science, Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Computer Engineering, etc)
  • at least twelve (12) years relevant postgraduate experience in the IT Industry.
  • knowledge and ability to develop systems, capability to conduct feasibility study into potential IT application areas and produce feasibility report.
  • handled and completed various projects of considerable magnitude and value from systems analysis/design stage through programming to implementation stage.
  • a working knowledge of databases
  • knowledge of the following Operating Systems; Linux, Red Hat Enterprise Server, Cent OS, Ubuntu Server, etc.
  • Project Management certificate or at least 3 years of experience successfully managing large-scale IT projects.
  • administrative experience with proven supervisory ability over a technical team of not less than 20 persons.
  • knowledge of and experience in implementing ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library) framework
  • good knowledge in network protocols and their use in network design and troubleshooting,
  • ability to provide and arrange for required technical support and assistance to staff of the Directorate and users, and arrange with suppliers for proper repairs and maintenance.
  • demonstrated knowledge and experience in current technological trends in (network, routing, web, security, integration of computer and communications and user productivity issues)
  • knowledge and experience in Technical Report writing
  •  knowledge of windows servers and desktop products.
  • good communication skills and interpersonal relationships.
  • other professional qualifications in a relevant field of study. (eg. MSCA, MSCT, Networking, Software Engineering, Systems Engineering, Database Technology and Graphic & Web Design, etc) would be an added advantage.

 

  1. DEPUTY DIRECTOR, ICT SERVICES DIRECTORATE

THE POSITION

The Deputy Director, Services Directorate is the Systems Administrator and Systems Analyst of the University and shall assist the Director, ICT Services in maintaining and providing efficient ICT   to the University in accordance with policies and procedures of the University and in conformity with National and International best practices.

Qualification and Experience

Applicants seeking appointment as Deputy Director, ICT Services Directorate in Registrar’s Department must have:

  • A minimum of first and second degree in IT related field. eg. Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Computer Engineering, etc.
  • At least nine (9) years postgraduate experience in computer systems operations/application, development and training in System Analysis/Design methodology
  • Knowledge in network protocols and their use in network design and troubleshooting
  • Minimum of 3 years working experience administering servers running on the Linux Operating System
  • Knowledge and experience setting up and administering the following servers for 60,000 to 80,000 users
    • Moodle Learning Management System, Domain Name Services (DNS), Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol Services (DHCP), Proxy Server (Squid Server/Pocket Fence/System), Web Server (Apache Server) and Application Server (Tomcat), Directory Server (LDAP/Active Directory), Mail Server using Postfix, Dovecot, and LDAP, SAMPA Server Domain Controller integrated with LDAP, KVM Virtual Server Management, Authentication and Identity Management Server, Enterprise Backup Systems
  • Scripting with Bash and Perl for system integration and automation
  • Extensive knowledge of data processing, hardware platforms, and enterprise software applications.
  • Technical experience with systems networking, databases, Web development, and user Microsoft Project.
  • Extensive knowledge of voice communication protocols such as SIP, H.323, Megaco (H.248), MGCP, RTP etc.
  • Working knowledge of networking protocols.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Experience in the development and implementation of standards procedures and guidelines to support operational processes.
  • At least three years relevant experience in computer systems operation/application development and training in System Analysis/Design Methodology.
  • Knowledge and ability to develop systems and be capable of conducting feasibility studies.
  • Ability to evaluate hardware and software products against given technical requirements and make recommendation.
  • Knowledge of at least three programming languages (including Java, PHP, Python) and be able of carrying out maintenance and enhancement of existing systems,
  • Reviewing and revising procedures and standards
  • Handled and completed various projects of considerable magnitude and value from system analysis/design stage through programming to implementation stage
  • Knowledge of the following Operating Systems (Latest 2 stable release of the Windows Desktops operating system, Apple Mac OS X 10.11, Cent OS 6&7)
  • Knowledge and experience in current technological trends network, routing, web security, integration of computer and communication and user productivity issues)
  • Administrative experience with proven supervisory ability
  • Knowledge and experience in Technical Report Writing
  • Good Communication skills and interpersonal relationships

TERMS OF APPOINTMENT

The appointment is full-time with very attractive conditions and benefits.

How to Apply for the Positions

MODE OF APPLICATION

  • Interested applicants who meet the above criteria should please download application forms (Senior Member Position) from the University of Education, Winneba Website (www.uew.edu.gh)for completion.
  • Fifteen (15) copies of the completed application forms should be accompanied with 15 copies of comprehensive Curriculum Vitae and photocopies of Certificates and other relevant documents.
  • Fifteen copies of a two-page statement of candidate’s vision for the ICT Services Directorate (For Director Position Only)
  • Applicants should request two (2) referees to submit written reports on them directly to the address below, not later than 15th November, 2016:

 

  1. REGISTRY (KUMASI/MAMPONG CAMPUS)

Position – Assistant Registrar (Legal Services)

Job Description/Duties and Responsibilities

Reporting to the Registrar, applicant will be required to advise the Colleges on all legal matters and represent the Colleges in the Law Courts where necessary. Additionally; you will be responsible for advising the Colleges on all disciplinary matters.

Qualification and Experience

Candidates seeking the position must:

  • Possess a minimum of LLB and BL from a recognized university with at least two (2) years Post-qualification working experience.
  • Relevant experience in tertiary education management and administration at a senior level will be an advantage.

TERMS OF APPOINTMENT

The appointment is full-time with very attractive conditions and benefits.

 

How to Apply for the Positions

MODE OF APPLICATION

  1. Interested applicants who meet the above criteria should please download application forms (Senior Member Position) from the University of Education, Winneba Website (www.uew.edu.gh) for completion.
  2. Fifteen (15) copies of the completed application forms should be accompanied with 15 copies of comprehensive Curriculum Vitae and photocopies of Certificates and other relevant documents.
  3. Applicants should request two (2) referees to submit written reports on them directly to the address below, not later than 15th November, 2016:

The Registrar                                    OR                  The Registrar

University of Education, Winneba                           c/o The Office Manager

  1. O. Box 25                                                               University of Ghana Overseas Office

Winneba                                                                     Ghana Universities House

                                                                                      321 City Road

                                                                                      London ECIV ILJ

                                                                                      United Kingdom

 

University of Education, Winneba (UEW) Ghana Vacancies Application Closing Date

All interested candidates should be aware that the closing date for the submission of completed forms is 15th November, 2016.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

 

MyEduGist Team

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Article by Nicholas

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  1. Is this opportunity open to people who live in other countries?

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