The chairman, Oyo state Teaching Service Commission, Akin Alamu has said the state government has concluded the process of employing 5,000 teachers
He also said that screening of the first batch of 2,500 non-teaching applicants will starts next week.
Alamu while featuring on a radio program on Thursday morning said 6,339 who scored above 50 marks were invited for oral interview and the successful applications have been selected fot the Job and the list of successful applicants would be released before December.
” As I speaks, there is ongoing uploading of 5,000 successful applicants for the teaching job in Oyo state, before the last hour of today ( Thursday 5th ), successful candidates will be able to confirmed their names on internet. Pastor Alamu stated.”
On Non teaching staff, Alamu explained that, the commission intended to employed 4000 applicants but the governor of the state, Seyi Makinde gave the directive for additional employment of 1,000 applicants to make it 5,000
He said, Makinde decision to add more was as a result of his poised to get youth employed, opined that out of the 5,000 who will be collecting their employment letters before the end of this month, nine percent were none indigenes.
More so, the chairman of the commission also hinted that 2,500 non-teaching applicants will starts
their screening exercise next week as first batch, while other batches follows thereafter.
He confirmed that, over 26,000 people applied for non teaching job but only 4,000 will be employed.
The TESCOM boss stated that, the commission at the whole employment exercise will employed 150 and 50 physically challenged persons for Teaching and non teaching respectively.
Applicants are directed to use the phone number used to applied for the job, to check their employment status on internet.