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Employment Opportunities at Medilag Ventures Limited, Lagos

Medilag Ventures Limited invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the vacant position of:

Job Title: Bar Attendant
Location:
Lagos
Qualification  & Experience

A minimum of SSCE with Credits in English Language and Mathematics. Job Title: Hall Attendant
Location:
Lagos
Qualification & Experience

A minimum of SSCE with Credits in English Language and Mathematics. Job Title: Chef
Location:
Lagos
Requirement

A minimum of B.Sc/HND in Hotel and Catering Management with at least five years cognate experience as a Chef in a standard organization.

Job Title: Confidential Secretary
Location:
Lagos
Qualification & Experience

A minimum of OND in Secretarial Study. Candidate must be computer literate and must have at least two years work experience.  Job Title: Assistant Storekeeper
Location:
Lagos
Qualification & Experience

A minimum of OND in Accounting/Business Administration/ Banking and Finance with at least two years work experience. Job Title: Steward
Location:
Lagos
Requirement

A minimum of SSCE with Credits in English Language and Mathematics.
Remuneration
The salary attached to each position is very competitive and negotiable.

Conditions of Service

Appointment will be on permanent basis and the Conditions of Service are contained in the Company’s Handbook.

Method of Application

Applicants should forward ten (10) copies of detailed Curriculum Vitae and photocopies of their credentials to the address indicated below.

Each Candidate is also required to inform three referees to forward references to the Company

Applications with photocopies of credentials and reference letters should be forwarded to:
The General Manager
Medilag Ventures Limited
Visitors Lodge,
C/o College of Medicine,
University of Lagos
Idi-Araba.

Application Deadline 10th December, 2014

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Nigerian Navy recruitment 2014 (http://www.joinnigeriannavy.com/)

The Nigerian Navy wishes to inform the general public and all interested candidates that the online registration for the 2014 Recruitment Exercise commences today, 27 October 2014 and closes on 30 November 2014.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

Applicants must:

a. Possess a minimum of 5 credits in not more than 2 sittings in WASSCE/GCE/NECO/NABTEB (English and Mathematics inclusive)

b. Be between the ages of 18-22 years while 24years is the acceptable limit for those with OND, NCE, Nurses etc. Candidates with higher qualification than the once specified in the guidelines should not apply

c. Applicants must be single and of Nigerian Origin by birth

d. Required height of 1.7m for male and 1.67m for female

e. Check for full detailed instruction below

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR INTERESTED CANDIDATES TO NOTE

1. The recruitment exercise will commence with an aptitude test and screening of certificates of candidates at designated centres for various states nationwide from 8-12 December 2014. You are advised to carefully read the instruction page on the website or call the following support lines from 9am to 4pm on working days: 08124511398 and 08159999011.

2. Candidates are advised in their own interest not to give any form of gratification or inducement to any person or group of persons to assist them on the recruitment exercise.

Rear Admiral DO Osuofa
Navy Secretary
for Chief of the Naval Staff

APPLICATION GUIDELINES

PLEASE READ THE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY

Registration starts on the 27 October 2014 and ends on the 30 November 2014.

APPLICATION GUIDELINES FOR 2014 RECRUITMENT INTO THE NIGERIAN NAVY.

CANDIDATES ARE ADVISED TO READ THESE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE COMPLETING THE APPLICATION

1.  Candidates should possess any of the following educational and/Professional qualifications (see Guide to Candidates on Educational Requirements for Entry Category):
a) West African School Certificate/Senior Secondary School Certificate.
b) General Certificate of Education Ordinary Level.
c) WAEC City and Guilds or London City and Guild.
d) Ordinary National Diploma (OND).
e) Any other educational qualification equivalent to those mentioned above.
f) All candidates must produce their primary school leaving certificate.
g) Candidates are to note that entry requirement into the following categories is SSCE or equivalent: B1, B2, B3, B4, B5 C1, D1, D2, D4, D5, D6, E1, E2, E3, E4, F1, G, H. Any other additional qualifications in these categories can only serve as an added advantage for selection into the branch and not for advancement. See the guide for details.

2.  Any candidate possessing higher educational/professional qualification, i.e. HND, BA,/BSC etc other than those stated in paragraph 1 (a-g) should not apply. Candidates are therefore warned that it is an offence to declare false education/professional qualification. This attracts outright withdrawal or dismissal.

3. Any certificate or qualification not declared or tendered and accepted during the recruitment exercise is not acceptable after recruitment and cannot be tendered for the purpose of change of branch or advancement while in the Naval service. Only qualifications obtained through proper service provisions are tenable after joining.

4. Applicants must be between the age of 18 – 21 years at the time of entry into the Training school for school certificate holders, while age 24 years of age is the acceptable limit for those with higher qualifications e.g. Nurses, NCE etc.

5. Applicants must not be married.

6. Candidate is required to print out Parent/Guardian consent Form and Local Government attestation form.

7. Applicants must be of Nigerian origin by birth.

8.  Candidates with any of the following problems are NOT to apply: short sight, ear problem, previous orthopedic operation, flat foot, below the required height (Male 1.70m, female 1.67m), fracture, stammering, or any natural disability.

9. Applicants must be free from any previous conviction by court of law on criminal charges.

10.  Applicants must come to the recruitment centres with the following documents.
a) Photocopies of Birth Certificate or Age Declaration.
b) Photocopies of Credentials.
c) Duly completed identification form to be signed by Chairman or Secretary of the candidate’s LGA or by an officer of the rank of Commander, Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP) or Equivalent and above from candidate’s State of Origin.
d) Duly completed Parent Consent form to be signed by Candidate’s Parent or Guardian.
e) Four passport photographs duly signed and stamped by (C) above
f) Candidates are advised to bring the scratch cards of their NECO AND WAEC results to the recruitment centres.

11. The completed application form is to be submitted online.

12. Candidates will be required to produce original of all copies of credentials listed in paragraph 1 before recruitment.

13. Any candidate suspected to have impersonated, forged or submitted false document(s) shall be disqualified from the recruitment exercise. Such candidate shall also be handed over to the police for prosecution.

14. The period of Aptitude Test and Certificate Screening is 8 – 12 December 2014

15. COMPUTER LITERACY IS AN ADDED ADVANTAGE FOR ALL CANDIDATES.

GUIDE TO CANDIDATES ON EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS FOR ENTRY CATEGORY

A 1 – Marine Engineer Artificer

OND in Marine or Mechanical Engineering (at least lower Credit) and must also possess SSCE/equivalent with 5 credits inclusive of English language, Maths, Physics and Chemistry.

A2 – Weapon Electrical Artificers

OND in Electrical Electronic Engineering (at least lower Credit) and must also possess SSCE/ equivalent with 5 credits inclusive of English language, Maths, Physics and Chemistry.

A3-Aircraft Engineering Artificers (Airframe Engine)

Certificate/Diploma in Airframe &Engine recognized by ICAO and must also posses SSCE or equivalent with 5 credits inclusive of English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

A4 – Aircraft Engineering Artificers (Avionics & Aircraft Electrics, Electrical / Electronics)

Qualification: Certificate/Diploma in Aircraft Electrics & Avionics recognized by ICAO and must possess SSCE equivalent with 5 credits, inclusive of English language, Maths, Physics and Chemistry .

A5 – Hull Engineer Artificers

OND in Marine or Mechanical Engineering (at least lower Credit) and must also possess SSCE/ equivalent with 5 credits inclusive of English language, Maths, Physics and Chemistry.

B1 – Marine Engineer Mechanics

SSCE/equivalent with 5 credits inclusive of English language, Maths, Physics and Chemistry. Also intermediate City & Guilds or Trade Test II could be considered. Technical biasness is an advantage

B2 – Weapon Electrical Mechanics

SSCE/ equivalent with 5 credits inclusive of English language, Maths, Physics and Chemistry. Also intermediate City & Guilds or Trade Test II could be considered, technical bias is an advantage.

B3 – Hull Mechanical/Fitters

As in B1 and B2 with additional trade in plumbing, welding, machining or woodwork.

B4 – Automobile Mechanics

As it is in B1

B5 – Dockyard Mechanics

As it is in B1

C1-Communications

SSCE/equivalent with 5 credits inclusive of English Language, Maths and Physics.

C2 – Information Technology

OND in Computer Studies, Programming or Engineering (at least lower Credit) and must also possess 5 Credits inclusive of English Language and Maths.

D1 – Seaman

SSCE/equivalent with 5 credits inclusive of English Language and Maths.

D2 – Survey Recorders

OND in Land Survey, Cartography, Geographic Information System (at least Lower Credit) and must also possess SSCE/equivalent with 5 credits inclusive of English language, Maths, Physics or Geography or Technical Drawing.

D3 – Physical Training Instructors

SSCE/equivalent with 5 credits Inclusive of English. Interest and proven talents in sports as well as evidence of participation in sports at Secondary School/State/YSFON level is required.

D4 – Chaplain Assistants

SSCE/equivalent with 5 credits inclusive of English Language and Christian Religious Knowledge. Two years experience as clergy/church worker as well as letter of recommendation by 2 Clerics/churches recognized by the NN is required.

D5 – Mosque Assistants

SSCE/equivalent with 5 credits inclusive of Arabic, Islamic Religious Knowledge and English Language. Two years experience as Imam/Mosque attendant as well as letter of recommendation by 2 Islamic clerics/organizations recognized by the NN is required.

D6 – Firemen

SSCE/equivalent with 5 credits inclusive of English language.

METHOD OF APPLICATION
Interested members of the public are requested to note the following information on method of application.

a. Apply online at the recruitment portal www.joinnigeriannavy.com using a recruitment e-voucher purchased with a bank card issued by any Nigerian bank or voucher purchased from any branch of Union Bank or Unity Bank nationwide at the sum of One Thousand Naira (N1,000:00) only

b. Log on to the above mentioned link using the serial number of the voucher as username and the pin number as the password

c. Complete the application form, submit online and print a copy each

d. Come along to the designated examination and recruitment centers with copies of their online completed Forms.

Visit http://www.navy.mil.ng/General-News/94.news#.VEYQwWd-7oB

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Vacancies in Lagos for Teachers – Nursery/Primary/Secondary, September 2014

A reputable school in Lagos requires the services of the following:

Job Title: Teachers – Nursery/Primary/Secondary
Teachers in the following subjects;

  1. Accounts,
  2. Biology,
  3. English Language,
  4. English Literature,
  5. Fine Arts
  6. French
  7. Yoruba

Qualifications:
N.CE., B.Ed/B.Sc in relevant disciplines. Must be computer literate. Minimum of 5 years experience. Must be familiar with LG.CS.E curriculum.
How to Apply
Submit your application online to professional.teachers@yahoo.com

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Latest Recruitment at The West African Examinations Council (WAEC)

The West African Examinations Council, a sub-regional organisation responsible for the conduct of a
variety of examinations in English-speaking West African countries, invites applications from suitably qualified Nigerians to fill the following vacant positions at its International Office in Lagos.

Research Officer (Assistant Registrar II)

Qualification and Experience
Applicants should possess a minimum of B.Ed. (English) or B.A (English) (at least Second Class lower) and Masters Degree in Education (M.Ed.), from a recognised University.Possession of Ph.D. in Education is an added advantage.In addition, applicants should have credits in a minimum of five (5) subjects in WASSCE/SSCE, which must include English language and Mathematics at one sitting; or credits in a minimum of six (6) subjects in WASSCE/SSCE, which must include English Language and Mathematics at not more than two sittings.The applicants should have at least three (3) years post – graduation teaching experience and should not be more than 40 years oldDESIRABLE ATTRIBUTES:
Applicants should have the following attributes:High integrity, confidentiality and reliabilityDemonstrable leadership abilityGood organisational and co-ordination skills and be result-orientedExcellent communication and interpersonal skillsBe team players

Aptitude Test Development Officer (Assistant Registrar II)

Qualification and Experience
Applicants should possess a minimum of B.Sc./B.A/B.Ed. (at least Second Class lower) and Masters Degree in Education (M.Ed.), from a recognised University in any of the following subject areas:

  1. English Language
  2. Physics
  3. Chemistry
  4. Psychology

In addition, applicants should have credits in a minimum of five (5) subjects in WASSCE/SSCE, which must include English Language and Mathematics at one sitting; or credits in a minimum of six (6) subjects in WASSCE/SSCE, which must include English Language and Mathematics at not more than two sittings.The applicants should have at least three (3) years post – graduation teaching experience and should not be more than 40 years old
Method of Application
Interested candidates may obtain Application Forms from the WAEC International Office, Agidingbi, Ikeja, Lagos, WAEC National Office, Yaba or any WAEC Zonal/Branch Office. Candidates may also down load Application Forms from the Council’s website at the following address: www.waecheadquarters.org

Completed Application Forms should be submitted not later than September 30,
2014, to:

THE REGISTRAR,
THE WEST AFRICAN EXAMINATIONS COUNCIL,
HEADQUARTERS,
ACCRA, GHANA.

Through WAEC International Office, Agidingbi, Ikeja, Lagos, WAEC National Office, Yaba, or any WAEC Zonal/Branch Office.

Please NOTE: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Vacancies for Subject Teachers in an International Primary School

Competent people are needed in an International Primary School located in Victoria Island/Lekki Phase 1 axis to work as:

Montessori Directors (Teachers)

RequirementsA relevant degree – B.A.,B.Ed.,B.Sc.H.N.D.A Master Degree will be an added advantage.Ability to communicate effectively in English Language (Oral & Written)A good interpersonal skills, confident and result oriented.At least 5 years teaching experience and conversant with the British and Nigerian curricula.Computer LiterateA researcher.

Teachers – Literacy (English)

RequirementsA relevant degree – B.A.,B.Ed.,B.Sc.H.N.D.A Master Degree will be an added advantage.Ability to communicate effectively in English Language (Oral & Written)A good interpersonal skills, confident and result oriented.At least 5 years teaching experience and conversant with the British and Nigerian curricula.Computer LiterateA researcher.

Teachers – Numeracy (Mathematics)

RequirementsA relevant degree – B.A.,B.Ed.,B.Sc.H.N.D.A Master Degree will be an added advantage.Ability to communicate effectively in English Language (Oral & Written)A good interpersonal skills, confident and result oriented.At least 5 years teaching experience and conversant with the British and Nigerian curricula.Computer LiterateA researcher.

Teachers – Art

RequirementsA relevant degree – B.A.,B.Ed.,B.Sc.H.N.D.A Master Degree will be an added advantage.Ability to communicate effectively in English Language (Oral & Written)A good interpersonal skills, confident and result oriented.At least 5 years teaching experience and conversant with the British and Nigerian curricula.Computer LiterateA researcher.

Teachers – Social Studies

RequirementsA relevant degree – B.A.,B.Ed.,B.Sc.H.N.D.A Master Degree will be an added advantage.Ability to communicate effectively in English Language (Oral & Written)A good interpersonal skills, confident and result oriented.At least 5 years teaching experience and conversant with the British and Nigerian curricula.Computer LiterateA researcher.Method of Application
Application with detailed CV, GSM Number must reach:

The Advertiser
PO Box 55146
Falomo, Ikoyi
Lagos.

OR udyfy@yahoo.com Not later than two weeks of this publication

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