Apply now for the exciting opportunity to join Miva Open University’s ongoing recruitment for 2023. We are actively seeking both graduates and experienced professionals to fill various positions within our institution.
Miva Open University is a pioneering education company dedicated to establishing a groundbreaking university tailored specifically for the African region. As a Pan-African Distance e-Learning University, we hold firm beliefs that challenge the traditional brick and mortar approach to tertiary education. We firmly believe that this outdated method fails to meet the needs and aspirations of learners across the African continent. In order to provide a truly effective and impactful educational experience, we have designed a new model that aligns with the unique requirements of the region.
Below are the available job positions along with their descriptions, eligibility criteria, and application process:
1. Position: Academic Coordinatot
Description: As an Academic Coordinator, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the smooth operation of our academic programs. You will be responsible for coordinating curriculum development, implementing instructional strategies, and overseeing faculty members. Your strong leadership skills and ability to foster a conducive learning environment will contribute to the success of our students.
- A bachelor’s degree or higher in Education, Instructional Design, or a related field.
- Demonstrated experience in curriculum development and instructional coordination.
- Strong communication and organizational skills.
- Familiarity with e-learning platforms and technology is preferred.
2. Position: Student Support Specialist
Description: As a Student Support Specialist, you will provide comprehensive assistance to our students throughout their academic journey. You will offer guidance on course selection, resolve inquiries, and address concerns. Your empathetic nature and ability to provide exceptional customer service will contribute to a positive student experience.
- A bachelor’s degree in a relevant field such as Counseling, Psychology, or Education.
- Previous experience in student support or counseling roles.
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
- Strong problem-solving abilities.
3. Position: Content Developer
Description: As a Content Developer, you will be responsible for creating engaging and relevant educational materials for our online courses. You will collaborate with subject matter experts to design and develop course content, ensuring it meets the highest standards of quality and relevance. Your creativity and expertise in instructional design will enhance the learning experience for our students.
- A bachelor’s degree in a relevant field such as Education, Instructional Design, or a related discipline.
- Experience in developing educational content for online or distance learning platforms.
- Proficiency in multimedia tools and e-learning authoring software.
- Strong attention to detail and a passion for educational innovation.
4. Position: IT Support Specialist
Description: As an IT Support Specialist, you will provide technical assistance to faculty, staff, and students. You will troubleshoot and resolve issues related to hardware, software, and network connectivity. Your strong technical skills and customer-oriented approach will contribute to maintaining a reliable and efficient IT infrastructure.
- A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
- Previous experience in IT support or a similar role.
- Proficiency in troubleshooting hardware and software issues.
- Knowledge of networking concepts and protocols.
To apply for any of these positions, please follow the steps below:
- Visit our official website at www.mivaopenuniversity.com/recruitment and navigate to the “Careers” section.
- Select the desired job position and click on the “Apply Now” button.
- Complete the online application form with accurate and up-to-date information.
- Upload your resume, cover letter, and any other supporting documents as specified.
5. Review your application to ensure all details are correct, then submit it.
Qualifications and Skills
- Ph.D. in a relevant course of study.
- Minimum of twelve years of postgraduate experience, with five years prior experience in a management position.
- Previous experience in a similar role will be an advantage
- Technical knowledge of tertiary institution policies and guidelines affecting/impacting curriculum development and applicable laws.
- Strong knowledge of assessment and learning outcomes sufficient to enhance a culture of continuous improvement.
- Demonstrated experience analyzing course material to determine essential content components and write behavior objectives and course descriptions.
- Previous experience developing business plans, implementation and monitoring of their achievement.
- Proven experience in budget planning and implementation.
- Ability to display a comprehensive awareness and understanding of local and international collaborations with tertiary institutions.
- Excellent interpersonal and networking skills with a flexible approach to working and receptive to change.
- Ability to lead, motivate and manage academic groups and stakeholders.
Competitive Remuneration package with benefits.
Application Closing Date
15th May, 2023.
- Your curriculum vitae should outline your academic and professional qualifications as well as your work experience in reverse chronological order with your current, or most recent job first.
- We are determined to change the tertiary landscape in the African region. This is an ambitious objective and we look forward to having a personal conversation with you to take things forward.
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