Vacancies at Njala University

Vacancy at Njala

Vacancies at Njala University



The Administration of Njala University invites applications for the following positions:

  1. Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Njala Campus
  2. Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Bo Campus

Job Requirements

Applicants must:

  1. Not be below the rank of an associate Professor from a recognized University
  2. Possess at least five years’ experience in senior administrative or academic position(s) in a University or other Tertiary Education institution.
  3. Possess excellent written and oral communication skills
  4. Be committed to excellence in higher education
  5. Have sound knowledge and insight pertaining to the education sector
  6. Have sound interpersonal relations and public relations skills


Subject to the general control and direction of to the Vice-Chancellor and Principal, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor shall:

  1. Be the Chief Academic, Administrative and Accounting officer of his/her Campus;
  2. Continue to perform his/her academic functions
  3. Be the Chair of all Campus Committees except the Standing Committee
  4. Shall be the Deputy Chair of the Campus Standing Committee
  5. Supervise teaching, research and community activities of Deans of School, heads of Department within the Campus
  6. Exercise such disciplinary powers in respect of students of the Campus as may be prescribed by the Court
  7. Be in charge of Campus security

Conditions of Service

The conditions of service shall be in accordance with the Harmonised Condition of Service for Deputy Vice-Chancellor in public universities in Sierra Leone

Method of Application

Applications including the current Curriculum Vitae (CV), photocopies of certificates and any other relevant documents must be submitted to the Registrar, Njala University. University Secretariat Njala Campus. Alternatively, you can also apply online at:


Closing date

The closing date for receipt of applications is on or before Monday 24thFebruary 2020 at 5.00 p.m.