West African Examination Council Ghana, How to get a job and the application process
How do you know WAEC? You know them as probably those who bring exams to be written, take it away and bring result.
If we fail then they failed us. But if we pass then We did it.
But writing the exams the logistics and the brains behind all that are not computers only. There are humans there too.
The best part is you can even be an accountant with just your WASSCE certificate. They value their certificate.
There are lots of job opportunities at Waec but job seekers always turn blind eye to them.
After this article we hope you open up by adding Waec to the organizations you can gain employment from.
The Recruitment Process
Usually vacancies are first publish in the daily graphic .
After publication then the activation for applicants to apply on the online portal on their official website. Then you can apply.
Some of the vacancies are
Data entry officers.
When are Vacancies Announced.
Vacancies announcements doesn’t have a specific date. But for the past three consecutive years recruitment has been yearly. Prepare your documents for 2022 recruitment as the 2021 recruitment just ended in December. Seekersnewsgh.com will alert you even before it is seen in the Daily Graphics. Just stay alert.
Applicants must possess a minimum of WASSCE/SSSCE/GCE Ordinary Level /General
Business Certificate Examination with credits in five subjects including English Language and Mathematics. Any additional certification in a relevant area will be an added advantage.
The Recruitment Process is usually Categorized into two
1. International Staff recruitment
2.National Staff recruitment.
The international recruitment usually requires degree holders and people with special professional certification.
National Staff recruitment
SHS WASSCE / SSCE/ GCE Ordinary level certificate and
JHS BECE certificate.
And any other certificate.
The West Africa Examination council values their certificates when they are recruiting.
Do not upload your degree or diploma without uploading your SHS certificate and BECE certificate thinking it’s not necessary Since you have a higher certificate. You will even not be shortlisted.
Shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an Aptitude test. The calling is usually a phone call.
Some few will receive SMS and as time goes by you must check your email.
The next phase is the writing of the Aptitude test.
Shortlisted Applicants will be contacted to write an Aptitude test. Usually an SHS type of
Mathematics and English Language Online.
Yes the Aptitude test will be done online. Date and time will be communicated with you when they call you.
Qualified applicants are then Shortlisted for medical Examination. You will be called if you are picked to go to any government Hospital to have a Medical Examination .
The other Jobs Available
There are other jobs too thus
These are temporary jobs hence are not added to the General recruitment.
Examination officers including supervisors. Script markers. Team leaders are employed on temporal basis thus For a very short time.
You must be a teacher or have a relevant certificate and experience in the subject you wish to mark.
There are also script checkers. Students are Advice to Apply.
Those who check if all questions are marked ,
Marks allocated are correct.
Marks tally to the total written by the examiners.
This category is also temporal and people who can apply are
Or SHS Graduates . But you can’t check the year you wrote. Eg. If you wrote your examination in 2021 you cannot do script checking for 2021 papers. You can do that of 2022 papers.
Allowances given are always good. Most students take advantage of this opportunity to get something for school.
The script Checking is done for Regular WASSCE, BECE, NOV DEC etc. make sure you apply early.
HOW TO APPLY
Visit any WAEC office around you and go for a form.
Fill and Submit to the office.
You will be called If You qualify.
or download the forms here, fill and submit.
HOW TO APPLY FOR GENERAL RECRUITMENTS
Visit the official website and signup
Fill the forms online and upload your documents
Make sure your documents are in pdf format
The mobile number and email you will use must be active.
The West African Examinations Council invites applications from suitably qualified persons to fill the under-mentioned vacant positions in the Ghana National Office.
- ACCOUNTANT II (ASSISTANT REGISTRAR II)
- NETWORK ADMINISTRATOR II (ASSISTANT REGISTRAR II)
- PROCUREMENT OFFICER I (ASSISTANT REGISTRAR I)
- SUBJECT OFFICERS(ASSISTANT REGISTRAR II)
Please Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Deadline for submission of applications is JANUARY 24, 2022.
Click on the link to the official website to apply
For Examiners You must also download the forms above, Fill and submit.