GES invites applications to appoint Heads of Second Cycle institutions


The Volta Regional Education Directorate of the Ghana Education Service (GES) has announced vacancies for the appointment of qualified persons to head some Second Cycle institutions within the Volta Region.

In letter signed by the Volta Regional Director of Education Enyonam Afi Amafuga (Ms), said applications are invited from qualified service teachers on the grade of Assistant Director 1 and above for consideration to be appointed as Assistant Headmasters/Headmistresses and Vice Principals to fill vacancies in some Senior High Schools and Technical Institutes within the Region.

The notice said successful Candidates should be ready to serve in any school in the Region. Applicants are also directed to attach an undertaking to accept posting anywhere within the Region.


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Applicant must be:

a. A Graduate Professional Teacher with an experience in school administration and should be able to serve for four (4) years before retirement (A Second degree is an added advantage.)

b. Must be on the grade of Assistant Director I for a minimum of two years.


Applicant must have held any one or a combination of the following positions

1. Head of Department for Three (3) years

2. Senior Housemaster/ Mistress for Three (3) years

3. Guidance and Counselling Co-ordinator for Three (3) years

4. House Master/ Mistress for five (5) years

5. Head of a public basic school for five (5) years

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In addition to the above, the applicant should have a very satisfactory work history and conduct within the Ghana Education Service.

Applicants should fill four (4) copies of Application Forms (Available at all Municipal/District Education Offices – Volta Region).

Completed application forms must be accompanied by a Confidential Report and Appraisal Forms from Municipal/District Directors and Heads of Institutions.

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All completed application forms should reach the Regional Director not later than Friday 28th January, 2022,

Municipal District Directors and Heads of Second Cycle Institutions are to notify all eligible Officers within their jurisdiction promptly to enable them meet the deadline.

Meanwhile, the Volta Regional Directorate has clarified that, the advert is limited to teachers teaching in the Volta Region only.




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