St Christopher’s Schools Deputy Academic Head Job in Kenya

St Christopher’s Schools

We invite a committed, organized and resourceful individual with the appropriate attitude, skills and experience to apply for the following post:

Deputy Head – Academic

To Commence September 2020

Applicants should have;

  • At least 10 years experience of teaching in Secondary schools.
  • Minimum 2 years middle/senior leadership experience desirable
  • A record of substantial accomplishments in school leadership.
  • Experience of understanding and delivering the IGCSE, the ‘A’ Level qualification and BTEC qualification.
  • A University Degree from a recognised academic institution.
  • A Teaching qualification from a recognised academic institution.

Overall purpose

1. To provide inspirational leadership and direction in the administration of the academics of a British-style school.

2. To ensure the continuous strive for academic excellence.

3. Specific functions include: planning the retention and professional development of staff; curriculum development; technology investment; facility planning and maintenance; parent relations; student relations; budget oversight as directed by the Headteacher. Many of these functions to be accomplished through the efforts of qualified staff.

The following qualities are essential:

  • A positive team player with excellent communication skills
  • A warm, engaging and approachable personality
  • Determination and tenacity
  • Ability to build and lead an outstanding teaching team which will work in harmony with the wider school community
  • A strategic thinker
  • An efficient administrator

Apply to

The Executive Head Teacher, Mr. Joshua Gibbons
with a covering letter and full curriculum vitae by 7th August 2020
Only short-listed candidates shall be contacted

Education and Training
Updated: July 27, 2020 — 8:15 am