Head of English Department

Mkushi, Zambia, Full Time Applications have closed

START DATE: May, 2021
DATE ADVERTISED: 7th December, 2020
APPLICATION DEADLINE: 31st December, 2020
CONTRACT TYPE: Full Time / 2 Years
INTRODUCTION:
Come and be part of an exciting team, of expert teachers with a history of outstanding results.
Join a Christian School whose vision is to provide the best quality education to produce future generations of leaders for Zambia
Be part of a unique community centred around the school in rural Zambia.
Be part of a boarding school with excellent accommodation, sporting facilities, a school farm, clinic, and outstanding outdoor education centre.
Share in our School Core values which are Faith, Integrity, Servant heartedness, Perseverance, Creativity, and Responsibility.
JOB PURPOSE:
This is an exciting opportunity to join a successful team in an expanding school. Chengelo School looks for committed Christians; passionate about their faith, passionate about teaching children who demonstrate perseverance and have a track record of success. As the leading Independent boarding School in Zambia, we are committed to the development of the whole child, intellectually, physically, socially, emotionally and spiritually. You will need a commitment to all these areas to ensure that we fulfil this. We are looking for a passionate and skilful teacher who seeks experience at middle leadership level, perhaps with a view to moving on to a more significant leadership role in the future.
REMUNERATION:
A competitive local salary
Accommodation on site, discounted school fees, main meal during term time, local medical cover, transport home every two years.
Chengelo has an excellent track record for training and development of its staff.
QUALIFICATIONS & TRAINING:
Applicants must possess a relevant degree and a teaching qualification.
Applicants must be licensed teachers
EXPERIENCE:
Experience of delivering the Cambridge IGCSE and A-level course, or similar, is desirable.
Experience working with/teaching diverse groups/diverse students
Be an outstanding classroom practitioner
PROFESSIONAL SKILLS, ABILITES AND QUALITIES
Committed Christian looking to serve with a vision for Christian Leadership
Understand and support the Christian ethos of our School, including the spiritual development of the pupils and the school’s role within the community.
Evidence of working effectively with Senior Leadership Team, staff and parents.
Evidence of a strong commitment to Christian education.
Chengelo School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to Satisfactory teacher registration check, police check, referee checks, identification verification and the requirement to disclose any information relevant to the candidate’s eligibility to engage in activities involving young people.
CONTACT:
For further details including job specifications and an application form please visit our website: www.chengeloschool.org/work-with-us/
Please note that we do not accept CVs only, you will have to fill in our online application on our website. We will not consider an application if the form has not been filled in.
For queries please email jobs@chengeloschool.org.