• Job Type: Full Time
  • Location: Lusaka, Zambia
  • Date Posted:

Website Company Name: Baobab College

Company Summary:

Job Description:

In 2022 Baobab College was honored to be recognized by Queen Elizabeth II’s official jubilee pageant Album. Our school offers world-class education to students aged between 2-18 years old from diverse cultural backgrounds, on a beautiful campus with a warm and welcoming community. We are looking for a principal who can maintain our high standards, taking us to even high heights. As the principal, you will be responsible for leading and managing the school including overseeing the academic program, managing staff, and ensuring the smooth running of day-to-day activities.
We are seeking a candidate with a proven track record of success in a similar role, preferably within an international school setting. The ideal candidate will be a strategic thinker with great leadership skills, a passion for education, and a commitment to providing the best possible education for students.
Minimum Qualifications

A suitable bachelor’s degree in Education or a related field.
A postgraduate degree in Education or a related field, such as a Master’s or a Doctorate in Education
Minimum Experience: At least 10 years in a senior leadership position in a school.
A strong understanding of the British curriculum and its application in the international context
Experience in managing a diverse and multicultural staff team
Experience in managing budgets and resources effectively
Excellent communication, listening, presentation, and interpersonal skills
Demonstrate experience in implementing effective educational programs and achieving educational excellence.
A track record of delivering outstanding academic results results
Excellent people management and interpersonal skills
A commitment to professional development and ongoing learning

In relation to your expertise, we offer a highly competitive salary package, excellent working conditions, and the opportunity to work in a dynamic and stimulating environment. If you have the passion and commitment to make a real difference in the lives of our students, we would love to hear from you.
Applicants should submit a letter of application and CV together with the names of three referees to:
The Chair of The Board of Governors by e-mail to: [email protected]
Applications close on Monday 15th May 2023. Baobab reserves the right to appoint a candidate before the closing date if a suitable candidate is found early.
Baobab will only communicate with candidates who are short-listed for interviews. Baobab College is committed to safe recruitment. Any successful applicant will be required to undergo thorough pre-employment checks.

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