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Head of Academy

We are a welcoming friendly school with a vibrant learning space incorporating the latest technology to engage and inspire students. The school provides high quality education from the ages of 3 to 18 and allows for UK Curriculum (IGCSE, AS and A levels). We seek to appoint an innovative and inspirational Head of Academy who will be required to work in a fast paced environment with proven and effective leadership and management skills. Evidence of a strategic approach and philosophy to raising the status and its academic, pastoral, sporting and co-curricular standards is required. Flexibility and understanding of issues facing schools in developing countries plus resilience and of humor will be key characteristics. The successful candidate will have international school experience and a strong track-record in enhancing development in these areas. He/she will lead the senior leadership team and be accountable to the school board of governance.

    Required qualifications/experience

  1. Proven track record.

  2. Prior experience of working in an international (IB, Cambridge/Edexcel) curriculum based school

  3. Graduate degree in Education or equivalent

  4. Registered with TSC

  5. National professional qualification for headship or international equivalent

Preferred qualifications/experience

  1. Strong communication skills

  2. Ability to form effective relationships with all group stakeholders

  3. Experience working in a developing and changing environment

  4. Prior experience leading a school.

  5. Knowledge or experience with 21st century skills

  6. Evidence of ability to recruit, develop and build purposeful faculty.

  7. Experience with school building projects and the opening of new facility.

To apply for this position, send a cover letter and CV to helloteam@talentsearchafrica.com

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