Employment Opportunities at Egbe College College of Nursing

PROVOST

PROVOST

ECWA College of Nursing Sciences Egbe, Kogi State, was founded by Dr George Campion, an SIM Missionary, in 1955. The College is established with the vision to provide quality nursing education and training with Christian ethos to future nurses and midwives. The College is situated in Egbe, a major intersection between Kogi and Kwara States, on a 40-acre medical complex with an Academic Campus and Residential Campus. The College currently offers Basic, Post Basic Nursing and Midwifery programs to a student population of 400. To further sustain this mandate, the College is seeking a qualified candidate for the positions of Provost. This position is crucial in ensuring the smooth functioning, leadership, and strategic development of the College.

Job Description

  • The Provost is the Chief Executive and Academic Officer of the College
  • He/ She is the Chief Accounting Officer of the College
  • He/ She is responsible for the execution of the policies of ECWA, the Governing Council, Egbe Medical Mission, and regulatory agencies.
  • The Provost provides strategic direction, ensuring the implementation of effective policies and procedures in the areas of administration, academic programs, curriculum development, faculty, and staff to foster an environment of academic excellence.
  • He/ She oversees operational directions, including budgeting, facilities, and student services.
  • He/ She cultivates positive relationships with stakeholders, including government agencies and healthcare organizations.
  • The Provost ensures compliance with regulatory standards, accreditation, and implements quality assurance measures for the college’s reputation and growth.

Qualifications As the administrative head of the college, the candidate must possess the following qualifications:

  • A Master’s Degree minimally or PhD in Nursing.
  • The candidate must be registered and licensed to practice by the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria.
  • The candidate must have at least ten (10) years of post-registration experience as a Nurse/Midwife Educator.
  • Ideal candidate must possess sufficient evidence of continual scholarship and contribution to knowledge through research and publication in reputable journals.
  • Possess a proven track record of leadership and institutional management, possessing strong academic, administrative and visionary qualities.
  • He/ She must possess practical experience in resource mobilization, financial management, and policy formulation implementation, and be competent to advise the Council on all matters affecting the College.
  • Demonstrate commitment to high quality education and curriculum and faculty development. He or she must also have an understanding of legislation and compliance issues that affect personnel and the delivery of quality educational services to students.
  • Applicant must possess a working knowledge of information and communication technology, with capacity to support the implementation of a technology platform for the College.
  • Applicant must align with the values of ECWA, and be a person with outstanding moral character, and integrity. Applicant must also be ready to uphold Governing Document and ECWA Constitution and Byelaws.
  • Must have a minimum of six (6) years to retirement from active service.

Method of Application

Interested candidates should submit their application letter, Mission and Vision statements for the college, copies/links of publications, curriculum vitae (CV) with contact details of three (3) referees, and photocopies of relevant credentials to:

The Registrar
ECWA College of Nursing Sciences Egbe,
P.M.B. 208,
Egbe. Kogi State.
Or electronically to: registrar.econsegbe1@gmail.com

Closing Date
All applications must reach the Office of the Registrar, ECWA College of Nursing Sciences, Egbe, Kogi State not later than 9th March, 2024.

For further enquiry, kindly contact the Office of the Registrar or Call 08072273606, 08163339482.
Email: registrar.econsegbe1@gmail.com