Principal, Nigeria

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Edgewood CollegeNigeria

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Start date: January 2019 or shortly thereafter
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

Edgewood College

Edgewood College is at a very exciting stage in its development and is looking for a dynamic leader with a track record of success in leading a team of professionals to achieve outstanding outcomes for learners.

Edgewood College is a co-educational, Christian, independent boarding and day college that follows the National Curriculum for England. The college is located in the sought-after residential phase 1 development of Lekki Peninsula in Lagos, Nigeria.

Edgewood College was established in 2010. It has very quickly become one of the well respected educational institutions on the Lekki Peninsula axis. There is a planned migration to a larger purposeful complex.

Edgewood College consists of the Secondary School (Years 7-11) and Sixth Form (Cambridge A-Levels and University Foundation College). The college places a balanced emphasis on academics, service, sports and the arts. The Christian ethos is also very obvious.

The principal will be responsible for raising standards, enhancing the practice of educators and further developing the profile of the college. The principal will also manage the migration to a much larger complex.

The successful candidate will be:

  • A highly effective leader in a secondary school and/or further education institution
  • An outstanding educator who is able to inspire and motivate teachers and students
  • Passionate about the development of young people
  • Energetic and able to work in a challenging environment
  • Able to successfully track and monitor students’ achievements
  • Familiar with the National Curriculum for England, Cambridge IGCSE, Cambridge A-Level and other related curricula

The candidate will also have an appreciation of the college’s Christian ethos.

We would like interested candidates to send the following to

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Covering letter, outlining their suitability for the position

Closing date: Monday 17th December 2018

Edgewood College, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos, Nigeria

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More about Edgewood College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Plot 3 Block 14, Kayode Otitoju Street (Rd 38), Off Admiralty Way, (By Tantalizers), Lekki Phase 1, Lagos, Nigeria

Edgewood College is a co-educational Christian independent school located in Lagos, Nigeria. The school was founded with the intention of providing a stringent Christian education to local students and offers provision for both day and boarding pupil...