Deputy Head Teacher Job at Kitengela International School in Athi River, Kenya

Kitengela International School – KISC School 

Athi River Job Vacancies

We are a leading group of schools offering both British Curriculum and the Kenyan System of education with branches in various counties.

Due to our growth prospects and our strategic plan, we seek to fill the following key vacant position with a high caliber, self- motivated; result oriented and experienced professional to join our ecosystem and new branch in Athi River.

Deputy Head Teacher

Reporting to the Head Teacher,he will assist the head teacher in providing professional leadership, supervisory and administration support.

He/she should be highly competent, result oriented, experienced, dynamic and motivated educational leader with proven track record.

Key responsibilities for the role include:

The duties and responsibilities will include but will not be limited to assisting the School Head in:

  • Ensuring the vision for the school is clearly articulated, shared, understood and acted upon effectively by all.
  • Building a strong and cohesive culture that is supported by effective systems and structures.
  • Setting targets and goals for school staff through a participative process.
  • Providing regular feedback to colleagues in a way that recognizes good practice and supports their progress against professional and performance management objectives.
  • Conducting annual reviews based on standards of leadership, teaching and learning in specific areas of responsibility.
  • Monitoring coverage of the syllabus, quality of teaching and effectiveness of learning outcomes.
  • Ensuring teachers and support staff have all necessary working resources required in undertaking their responsibilities.
  • Providing leadership in guiding the various co-curricular activities and school based events.
  • Working closely with senior school management to achieve high levels of team spirit and synergy.
  • Handling behavior rectification matters to develop unique, courteous, respectful individuals.
  • Building effective relationships with parents, education partners and external stakeholders.
  • Managing school operations in the absence of the School Head.

Key Qualifications and Experience

  • Holder of degree or Diploma in Education (P1) or equivalent qualification
  • Must have a proven track record in educational leadership including school administration, classroom instruction, lesson plans, pupil assessment and staff development.
  • Experience as a Deputy Head Teacher for at least 3 years in a reputable institution.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills that enables open communication with parents, teachers and learners.
  • A self-motivated, energetic person who enjoys working in a busy and dynamic working environment.
  • The flexibility to learn and adapt to new cultures.
  • Demonstrates ability to think and act critically, creatively and independently.
  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft packages
  • Registered with Teacher Service Commission (TSC).

How to Apply

All successful candidates must be less than 45 years old.

All teachers must be registered with Teacher Service Commission (TSC).

Interested applicants should log on for details on qualifications, duties and responsibilities.

Send your application letter and CV to not later than 15th October, 2019.

Only those shortlisted shall be contacted.

You are encouraged to attach your application letter and CV in PDF format to protect formatting.

KISC is an equal opportunity employer.

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Updated: September 30, 2019 — 12:06 pm