Jobs in Uganda - Assistant Assessment Officer, Social Sciences Job at Uganda Business and Technical Examinations Board (UBTEB)

Assistant Assessment Officer, Social Sciences

Location:  Jobs in Uganda 2021

Work Hours: Full-time, 08 hours per day

Salary: UGX

No. of vacancies: 01

Deadline: 23 January 2021

Hiring Organization  Uganda Business and Technical Examinations Board (UBTEB)

Uganda Business and Technical Examinations Board (UBTEB) is one of the national Assessment Boards in Uganda. This is a professional Examinations Board with the mandate to streamline, regulate, coordinate and conduct credible examinations and award Certificates and Diplomas in the Business, Technical and Vocational professions. The Board therefore conducts Business, Technical and Vocational examinations, including Applied Science specialties such as Biological Sciences (Agricultural, Fisheries, Wildlife, Forestry, Bee keeping and other related fields), Physical Sciences (Meteorology, Surveys and Land Management, and other related fields), Cooperative, Social Development, Hotel, Catering and Tourism. UBTEB is committed to conduct quality applied knowledge and skills Examinations with an ultimate goal of enabling the students to access further upward academic progressions and employment in the world of work. The Board emphasizes Integrity and transparency, Valid and Reliable Assessment, Commitment and Teamwork, Security and confidentiality, and Professionalism as the key guiding principles for building a strong organization.
Uganda Business and Technical Examinations Board (UBTEB) now invites applications from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill the vacant posts in its establishment under the Directorates of Examinations Management and that of Finance, Human Resource and Administration. All applicants should be computer literate. The Board offers an attractive salary and benefit package to these positions.
Job Title: Assistant Assessment Officer, Social Sciences
Ref No: UBTEB/HRM-EXT/013/01/2021
Salary Scale: BTEB 6
Reports to: Assessment Officer Social Sciences
Department: Business, Humanities and Social Sciences
Job Purpose
Assist in implementing examination processes in Social Sciences .

Duties and Responsibilities
• Maintain an efficient filing system associated with all aspects of examinations;
• Assist the IT department with data inputting as required;
• Check all examination fees and charges for each examination period;
• Assist in the distribution of examination results and dealing with queries arising from results;
• Distribute necessary stationery and materials related to the smooth running of the examination;
• Checking examination entries;
• Checking statistical data related to all entries and the analysis of results;
• Responsible for secure storage of examination papers/stationery;
• Participate in typesetting examination items;
• Receive and record continuous assessment marks;
• Preparing and checking student examination fees for each examination period;
• Perform any other relevant duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Qualifications and Working Experience
• An Honours Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences or Social Work and Social Administration or Business Studies or Community Development or Adult Education from a recognized institution;
• A Diploma in Social Work and Social Administration or Community Development or Adult Education from a recognized institution is an added advantage;
• A Minimum of one (1) year experience in teaching or world of work.
• 20 – 40 years of age at entry..

Key competences
• Interpersonal skills
• Communication skills
• High level of integrity
• Computer skills

Job Education Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree


Application procedure

Three sets of handwritten applications with detailed CVs and photocopies of Academic Certificates, Testimonials, Transcripts and/or Result slips; Three (3) most recent and clear passport size photographs, Names and addresses of two referees, A letter of recommendation from the current or most recent employer, telephone contacts and emails of both the applicant and the referees; should be submitted in sealed envelopes and hand delivered not later than 23rd January, 2021 at 5.00p.m to the address indicated below. The Job title and Reference Number should be clearly written on the top left corner of the envelope. Applications should be addressed to; The Executive Secretary, Uganda Business and Technical Examinations Board; Plot 7 Valley Drive, Ntinda; P. O. Box 1499; Kampala – Uganda. Only successful applicants will be contacted.

Date Posted: 2021-01-18



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