the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), has opened the online application for recruitment into the Federal Teachers’ Scheme (FTS), is not fake.
Dr Ossom Ossom, Public Relations Officer of the commission, confirmed this on Monday in Abuja.
Speaking on the process of the application, Dr Ossom noted that the requirements for application are, Bachelor’s degree in Education or Bachelor’s degree with a Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE),
She also stated that applicants were also expected to have completed or been exempted from the National Youth Service Scheme (NYSC). The application portal would be opened for two weeks, from Sept. 10 to Sept. 24, with no extension
Here is the copy of the full recruitment process below
ONLINE APPLICATION FOR RECRUITMENT INTO THE UNIVERSAL BASIC EDUCATION COMMISSION (UBEC) FEDERAL TEACHERS SCHEME (FTS) FOR 2020/2021 SERVICE PERIOD
Applications are invited from eligible candidates for recruitment into the Federal Teachers Scheme (FTS) for 2020/2021 service period. The Federal Teachers Scheme (FTS) is a two-year intervention programme established by the Federal Government in 2006 to assist States in addressing teacher shortage at basic education level.
Only candidates who fulfill the following conditions need apply:
i) Bachelor degree in Education or Bachelor degree with Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE), of not lower than Second Class (Lower Division) and not earned earlier than 2014. Must have completed or exempted from NYSC.
ii) Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) with credit passes in Teaching Practice and the Teaching Subjects, and not earned earlier than 2014
iii) Specialisation in any of the following subjects:
a. English Language
c. Integrated Science
d. Biology, Chemistry and Physics
e. Agricultural Science
f. Home Economics
g. Computer Science
h. Technical/Technology Education
i. Computer Science or Information Technology
J. Nigerian Languages
k. Physical and Health Education
iv) Not more than 35 years of age.
v) Not currently employed or enrolled under NYSC. NPower or any similar programme.
The service period is for two (2) years or as may be determined by the Universal Basic Education Commission
The Federal Government shall pay each participant an allowance of N30,000 per month
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Application Form shall be completed online. Interested candidates who fulfill all the above listed eligibility criteria should visit https://fts.admissions.cloud to complete and submit their application Forms online. Candidates will be required to upload their credentials (as listed on the site) together with their most recent passport photograph.
The portal for application shall be open for two (2) weeks, from 10th September, 2020 to 24th September, 2020. There will be no extension