Job Vacancy For Assistant Secretary II (District Secretary)

Applications are invited from suitable qualified persons for the following position as Assistant Secretary in the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT)

Job Description

• Recruits and mobilises members for the association in the District
• Manages and administers the District Secretariat
• Facilitates professional and trade union education among members in the District
• Mobilises members for non-bargaining activities
• Offers Technical advice to the District Officers, Executive and Council
• Handles personal cases of teachers
• Liaises with governmental and non-governmental institutions in the district
• Collects and analyses educational statistics in the district
• Writes monthly, termly and annual reports to headquarters through the region
• Prepares monthly financial returns to Headquarters through the region
• Keeps records and minutes of meetings of District political organs of GNAT
• Serves on G.E.S District Disciplinary Committee
• Performs any other duty assigned by the General secretary, the Regional Secretary or the District Executive.

Qualification Required & Experience

The applicant:

• Must be a professional teacher not below the rank of Principal Superintendent with not less than three(3) years working experience in that rank
• Must not be below 35 and must not be more that 45 years
• Must have a commitment to GNAT and what the union stands for
• A working knowledge in basic computer application in Word Excel and PowerPoint is an advantage

Person Specification

• Management and Leadership skills
• Pleasant interpersonal skills
• Strong advocacy and communication skills
• Good character

Level Of Responsibility

• Responsible to the General Secretary through the Deputy General Secretary in charge of Finance

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested applicants should pick forms from the Regional GNAT secretariats or the office of the General Secretary or download the forms from for completion.

Completed application forms (4 copies), together with Curriculum Vitae, four(4) recent passport size photographs, photocopies of relevant certificates, current payslip and recent statement from SSNIT should be forwarded to:

The General Secretary
Ghana National Association of Teachers
National Secretariat
P.O.Box 209

Closing Date: 31 January, 2020

NOTE: only shortlisted candidates will be contacted