Latest jobs in Zambia

Principal at Baobab College

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • 000 USD / Year
  • Salary: 000

Baobab College

Looking for a dynamic and experienced leader to take on the role of Principal at Baobab College, a top-level private international day and boarding school with a British curriculum.
Start date December 2023/ January 2024 although availability from August 2023 will be considered. In 2022 Baobab College was honoured to be recognised in the Queen Elizabeth II official Platinum Jubilee Pageant Commemorative Album. Our school offers a world-class education to students aged 2-18 years old from diverse cultural backgrounds, on a beautiful campus and with a warm and welcoming community. We are looking for a Principal who can help us maintain our high standards, taking us to even greater heights. As the Principal, you will be responsible for leading and managing the school, including overseeing the academic programme, managing staff, and ensuring the smooth day-to-day running of the school.
We are looking for a candidate who has 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 excellent leadership skills, passionate for education, and a commitment to providing the best possible experience for our students.

Key requirements for this role include:
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 Doctorate in Education Minimum experience: A minimum of 10 years’ experience in a senior leadership position in a school.
• A strong understanding of the British curriculum and its application in an 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 programmes and achieving academic excellence
• A track record of delivering outstanding academic results
• Excellent people management and interpersonal skills
• A commitment to professional development and ongoing learning

In return for 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.

Method Of Application

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: 

Applications close on Monday, 15 May, 2023. Baobab College reserves the right to appoint a candidate before the closing date if a suitable candidate is found early.
Baobab College will only communicate with candidates who are short listed for interview. Baobab College is committed to safe recruitment. Any successful applicant will be required to undergo thorough pre-employment checks.

To apply for this job please visit .