Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the position of REGIONAL COORDINATOR at the level of LECTURER I at the New Amsterdam and Anna Regina Centres of the Institute of Distance and Continuing Education, University of Guyana.



To provide strong leadership in the management of the day to day operation of the centre, offer support for the accreditation activities of the university and in the identification and development of new programmes/courses and ensure the efficient delivery of programmes/courses in accordance with relevant University regulations.    



The Regional Coordinator is responsible for managing the day to day activities of the unit and ensuring that students receive the requisite academic advisement. The Regional Coordinator is also responsible for regularly assessing student satisfaction as a basis the continuous improvement of the courses and programmes, provides an enabling environment for staff and students to assure the highest possible standard in the delivery of an educational experience that is incomparable.


 The successful applicant will be required to reside in Region 6 and Region 2.



A good first degree in English, Education, Mathematics, Science, Social Sciences, or Management.  Three (3) to five (5) years teaching experience at the supervisory level of headmaster/headmistress, education officer/teacher educator is essential.

Postgraduate qualifications in Education or Adult Education and previous experience in Teacher Training/Management will be an advantage as would be evidence in community service and computer skills and research.


SALARY SCALE:      Placement on Salary Scale would be dependent on qualifications and experience.                                                 

Benefits currently include non-taxable housing and travelling allowances, contributory medical and pension schemes; gratuity and entertainment allowance (where applicable), annual/vacation/study/sabbatical leave (whichever is applicable); leave passage and Academic Materials allowance.



Application Procedure: 


Applications with Curriculum Vitae, stating full name, date of birth, marital status, qualifications (with dates and overall grades obtained), work experience (with dates), full names and addresses of three (3) referees, who can testify to the academic/professional capabilities of the applicant (one of whom must be your present or last employer, where applicable), must reach the Personnel Division, University of Guyana, P.O. Box 10-1110, Georgetown,  Email: not later than November 23, 2018 (Tel.  Nos.  592-222-4181/5271), Website:



Full Time
Closing Date: 
Friday, November 23, 2018
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