St Andrew’s Senior School is seeking to appoint a Deputy Head (Academic) who will be key in leading and implementing the academic strategy of the Senior School.
Reporting to the Head of the Senior School, the Deputy Head (Academic) is a member of the Senior Leadership and Management Teams (SSLT and SSMT) and leads the Academic Management Team (AMT).
The role is suited to a high calibre inspirational and talented professional who combines exceptional leadership skills with the demonstrated ability to manage staff in all academic aspects of school life. The successful applicant would take overall responsibility for teaching and learning in the Senior School.
The overarching responsibilities of the role include:
There is a generous overall remuneration package as detailed below (the cost of living in Kenya is significantly lower than in the UK):
The role is full-time and includes working in the evening and at weekends as required. The successful applicant will be expected to take a full and active part in the boarding life of the school.
St Andrew’s School, Turi is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
The successful applicant will undertake their role and responsibilities in accordance with St Andrew’s School’s Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy and Guidelines and will be required to undergo all checks relevant to the post.
To find out more please contact the HR Director, Ms Janet Ndiho.
Tel: +254 (0) 734288501
Applications are encouraged as early as possible. These should be submitted by
email to the HR Director and include: a completed
application form, a brief covering letter and a CV. Application forms are
available on the School website, or from the HR Director.
Preliminary online interviews: Starting 22nd January, 2019
Final Interviews at St Andrew’s : 31st January & 1st February, 2019
Start Date: 1st September 2019