UNEB Examination Officer – Item Development –French (Secondary) Job Vacancy

By | October 28, 2022

UNEB Examination Officer – Item Development –French (Secondary) Job Vacancy


Responsible to:                    SEO – Item Development (Secondary)

Responsible for:                   EO –   None

  1. Salary Scale: EB 5               
  2. Purpose of the Job:

To carry out field implementation and support coordination of activities relating to Instrument Development of UCE examinations following the laid down regulations.

  1. Main Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Identifying and training UCE item writers in close collaboration with the Senior Examinations Officer.
  • Ensuring reliability and validity of the items set.
  • Conducting moderation meetings
  • Compiling the moderated test items into draft question papers.
  • Supervising the typesetting of the UCE draft question papers.
  • Proofreading the typed UCE question papers.
  • Analyzing, compiling, and typesetting reports on the work of candidates at UCE.
  1. Key Performance Indicators
  • Lists of UCE item writers
  • Number of sets of raw test items generated.
  • Number of sets of moderated test papers.
  • Number of sets of compiled draft test papers.
  • Number of sets of valid and reliable, and error-free test papers produced.
  1. Key Decision Making
  • The moderated items to be compiled into the test papers for UCE.
  • Schedules of moderation and item writers’ meetings.
  1. Person specification
  • Academic/Professional Qualifications

Hons Bachelor’s degree in education in the desired area or Arts /Sciences in the desired area with a post graduate diploma in education or the equivalent.

  • Work Experience
  • Registered teacher with at least 3 years of teaching experience.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in examination management or related work in a reputable educational institution.
  • Skills/Competencies/Attributes.
  • Good coordination skills.
  • Knowledge and experience in examination management.
  • Good communication and interpersonal relations.
  • Computer literate especially in word processing, and spreadsheets.
  • High degree of confidentiality and integrity

Terms of Service:            Permanent


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    35 Matyrs’ Way Ntinda, Kampala, UGANDA.
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    Mon – Fri: 8AM – 5PM
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