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Teaching Job Application Letter (with Examples)

Are you about to apply for a post of secondary or primary school teacher in Nigeria and you don’t know how to go about writing the letter of application for the teaching position? Here is a sample of an application letter for the post of a teacher that will guide you towards writing your own letter.

The below sample of application letters for the post of a teacher will serve as a template for writing your own  application letter or cover letter for teaching position in any school. Edit it appropriately to create your own application letter. If you submit a good job application letter; it will increase your chances of being called for an interview.

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Sample I of Application Letter for the Post of a Secondary school Teacher

                             No. 37 Lagos Street,
                             Ogui Urban,
                             Enugu State.
                             28th November, 2018.

The Principal,
National Grammar School,
Nike,
Enugu.

Dear Sir,

      APPLICATION FOR TEACHING POSITION
I write to apply for teaching position in your school. I am interested in being one of your school teachers.

I am well qualified and would be an asset to the school because of my experience working as a teacher of English Language at Girls Grammar School, Nike.

I have worked as a middle school teacher as well as camp direct curriculum that meets the need of students. I enjoy teaching students and helping them build confidence in their abilities. In addition, I have computer skills that will be an asset when developing class project.

It is my goal to combine my range of experience to make a positive contribution in English Language to your school. I would welcome an interview and hope to hear from you at your earliest convenience.

Yours faithfully,

John Nzem.

 The above sample of application letter for a teaching position could be edited for secondary school teaching job.

Sample II of Application Letter for the Post of a Primary school Teacher

                       No 25 Kofo Abayomi Avenue,
                       Apapa,
                       Lagos State.
                       28th November, 2018.




The Headmaster,
Royal International Nursery and Primary School,
Apapa,

Dear Sir,

APPLICATION FOR POST OF A CIVIC EDUCATION TEACHER
I write to apply for post of a Civic Education teacher in your school. I am interested in being one of your teachers.

I graduated from Enugu State College of Education with upper credit in Civic Education. I am well qualified and would be an asset to your school because of my wealth of experience working as a Civic Education Teacher at Divine Grace Nursery and primary School, Nkpo.

I have worked as an auxiliary headmistress. I enjoy teaching pupils and helping them build self esteem.  In addition, I have computer skills that will be an asset when developing class project.

It is my desire to combine my range of experience to make a positive change in Civic Education in your school. I would welcome an interview from you.

Hope to hear from you soonest.

Yours faithfully,

Mike Ejim.

 The above sample of application letter for a teaching position could be edited for primary school teaching job.

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PARTS OF THE APPLICATION LETTER FOR TEACHING POSITION

Let’s us look at the various parts of the application letter above;

  • Your address and date of your application

Example use above is;

No. 37 Lagos Street,

Ogui, Enugu State.

28th November, 2018.

  • Your receiver’s address

 The receiver’s address could be any of the below examples;

The Principal,

National Grammer School,

Nike, Enugu.

Or

The Headmaster,

Amuvi community primary school,

Amuvi-Arochukwu.

Or

The Headmistress,

Johnbull primary school,

Ikeja.

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  • The salutation

Examples are;

Dear Sir/Madam

Or

Sir/Madam

  • Title of the Application Letter

 The title of your application letter should contain the position you’re applying for

Examples are;

  • Application for Post of an English Teacher
  • Application for Post of a Physical and Health Education Teacher
  • Application for Post of a Civic Education Teacher

If you just need a teaching position; you can use an open application letter title such;

  • Application for Post of a Teaching Position

Body of letter

 The body of your application letter should contain;

  • Introduction
  • Work experiences
  • Strengths, achievements that are in line with the position you’re applying for and what you intend to achieve if given the position you applied for.

The body of your application letter has to show that you’re fit for job.

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  • The Closing

Yours faithfully,

Mike Ejim.

Or

Yours sincerely,

Mike Ejim.

 To conclude, you can now write application letter for any teaching job in Nigeria with the above samples and format.

PAMO University of Medical Sciences Job Vacancies for Academic & Non-academics

PAMO University of Medical Sciences is a citadel of excellence in the delivery of tertiary education in the medical and health sciences in Nigeria. The University represents the efforts of the PAMO Educational foundation and its Board of Trustees to make meaningful contributions to the development of medical education in Nigeria. Drawing on almost 40 years of experience and expertise of the PAMO Clinics and Hospitals Group over the years for the provision of excellent medical services and training in Nigeria.

PAMO University of Medical Sciences
Courtesy: PAMO University of Medical Sciences

PAMO University of Medical Sciences, Port Harcourt, River State invites applications from suitable qualified candidates to fill the following vacant Academic, Administrative and Technical positions n the university.

VACANT ACADEMIC POSITIONS

Professor, Associate Professor, Senior Lecturer and Lecturer I & II in the following Faculties/Departments in the University;

Faculty of Allied Health Sciences

  • Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences
  • Department of Nursing Science
  • Department of Physiotherapy
  • Department of Radiography and Radiation Sciences

Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences

  • Department of Anatomy
  • Department of Biochemistry
  • Department of Human Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Department of Pharmacology
  • Department of Physiology

Basic Sciences Unit

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

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VACANT NON‑ACADEMIC AND TECHNICAL POSITIONS

  • Chief Engineer
  • Laboratory Technologist I & II
  • Laboratory Assistant

Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences·

Department of Anatomy·

Department of Biochemistry·

Department of Human Nutrition and Dietetics·

Department of Pharmacology·

Department of Physiology

  • Senior Assistant Registrar
  • Confidential Secretary
  • Programmer/System Analyst

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REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  1. Professor

Applicant must have been a Reader or Associate Professor for four (4) years and possess a Doctorate Degree with at least ten (10) years University teaching and research experience in the relevant discipline. Applicant must also have a good record of scholarly publications of at least twenty (20) Journals papers of which six (6) must be published offshore plus four (4) referred proceedings.

  1. Associate Professor

Applicant must have been a Senior Lecturer for at least four (4)years and possess a Doctorate Degree in the relevant discipline with at least eight (8) years of experience in University teaching and research in the relevant areas. Applicant must have a good record of scholarly publications of at least thirteen (13) Journal papers of which at least four (4) must be published offshore or sixteen (16) Journal papers of which at least four (4) must be published offshore plus four (4) referred proceedings.

  1. Senior Lecturer

Applicant must possess a Doctorate Degree in the relevant discipline with at least six (6) years in University teaching and research in the relevant areas. Also, must have been a Lecturer 1 for three (3) years, with a good record of scholarly publications of at least eight (8) Journal papers, two (2) must be published offshore or six (6) Journal papers of which at least two (2) must be published offshore plus four (4) referred proceedings.

  1. Lecturer I

Applicant must have a good first degree and a Doctorate Degree in the relevant discipline with at least five (5) years of teaching and research experience in the relevant areas in a University. Applicant must have been a Lecturer II for three (3) years and possess a good record of scholarly publications of at least four (4) Journal papers or three (3) Journal papers plus two (2) referred proceedings.

  1. Lecturer II

Applicant must possess a good first Degree and a Doctorate Degree in the relevant discipline with at least (4) years Teaching and Research Experience in a University. Applicant must also have been an Assistant Lecturer for three (3) years with scholarly publications of least three (3) Journal Papers or two (2) Journal Paper plus two (2) referred proceedings.

  1. Chief Engineer

Applicant must possess a degree not below 2nd Class Lower in Engineering and allied subjects from recognized university or an equivalent qualification registered with the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) with at least 9 years working experience.

  1. Laboratory Technologist I & II

Applicant must possess a good HND in relevant discipline not below lower credit level, plus Technology, other recognized professional qualifications  plus at least a minimum of three (3) years post qualification experience.

  1. Laboratory Assistant

Applicant must possess National Certificate Examination for Laboratory Assistant plus at least four (4) years working experience.

  1. Senior Assistant Registrar

An Applicant must possess a Degree not below 2 Class Lower Division, in any of the disciplines of Management Sciences, Social Sciences, Arts or Humanities with at least six (6) years post-qualification cognate experience.

  1. Confidential Secretary II & I

Applicant must possess Senior Secondary Certificate or GCE (O/L) plus R.S.A. or Civil Service Training School; certificate in Shorthand and Typewriting at 120 and 60 Words per Minute respectively plus other prescribed subjects, and Higher National Diploma in Secretarial Studies from a recognized Institution with at least three (3) years post-qualification cognate experience. All candidates are to be proficient in Desktop Publishing.

  1. Programmer/System Analyst

Applicant must possess a good honours Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information and Communications Technology from a recognized University, not below 2nd Class Lower Division.

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SALARIES AND ALLOWANCES

 Salaries and allowances are at enhanced levels above those presently in Public Universities in Nigeria.

CONDITIONS OF SERVICE

As contained in the Human Resource Policy Document of the University

METHOD OF APPLICATION

i) Candidates shall submit twelve (12) copies of their application and Curriculum Vitae with full documentation including passport photograph and photocopies of Certificates and Awards.

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ii) Candidates must request their referees to forward references on them in a sealed envelope marked “Referee Report” with the name of the candidate underneath directly to the Registrar.

iii) All documents shall be addressed to;

The Registrar, PAMO University of Medical Sciences, Port Harcourt, Rivers State and shall bear the position applied for at the top left hand corner of the package.

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NOTE: Applicants for Professorship and Associate Professorship Cadre should forward three (3) bound copies of their publication to the Registrar along with their applications

CLOSING DATE

All applications should reach the Registrar not later than four (4) weeks from the date of this publication. All applications should reach the Registrar not later than 8th August, 2018.

PAMO UNIVERSITY OF MEDICAL SCIENCES (PUMS) PORT HARCOURT , RIVERS STATE, NIGERIA. Campus: No.1 Tap Road, Elelenwo, Off Aba Exp. way Port Harcourt. E-mail: registrar@pums.edu.ng

For more information visit; PAMO UNIVERSITY OF MEDICAL SCIENCES WEBSITE

Signed: Barr. W.U.G. Imoedemhe, Ph.D

Registrar & Secretary to Council