Subject Teachers at Government College Umuahia (GCU)

Government College Umuahia (GCU), founded in 1929 by Robert Fisher and recently acquired from the government by the Old Boys and managed by a team of reputable Old Boys known as the Fisher Educational  Development Trust (FEDT), is an all boys, world class residential secondary school located in Umuahia, Abia State. GCU (as it is called) offers a combination of the British and Nigerian curricula with a focus on excellence. The school runs a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) focused curriculum whilst not disparaging the Art and Humanities.

We are a private international global school, and pride ourselves in our strong and distinguished Alumni who have excelled at their various  careers, yet owe allegiance to the values, education and strong heritage of Government College Umuahia. We have distinguished Alumni members: Chinua Achebe, the multiple  international award winning novelist; Gabriel Okara, a renowned poet; Christopher Okigbo and a host of others. Our name resonates in the political sphere - we have a range of great alumni who have served Nigeria: Dr. Okwi Nwodo, a former Governor of  Anambra State; Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, a former governor of Abia State, Mr.  Achike Udenwa, a former governor of Imo State, etc.

We are recruiting to fill the positions below:


1.) Mathematics Teacher

2.) English Teacher

3.) Basic Science Teacher

4.) Agric Science & Home Economics Teacher

5.) Business Studies Teacher

6.) C.R.S Teacher

7.) Civic Education Teacher

8.) French Teacher

9.) History Teacher

10.) Drama & Arts Teacher

11.) Music Teacher

12.) Physical Education & Social Studies Teacher

Location: Umuahia, Abia
Employment Type: Full-time

Basic Requirements

  • B.Ed., B.Sc (ED), B.A, B.A (ED) / PGDE. PDE in relevant field of study. TRCN certification is an advantage.
  • 2-3 years minimum teaching experience at secondary school level in similar role.
  • Experience in both British and Nigerian Curricula.
  • Willing to relocate/work in Umuahia, Abia State.
  • Ability to integrate technology into classroom instruction.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their detailed CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title and Location as the subject of the email

Application Deadline 5th August, 2022.

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