Job title: Head of Religious Studies, Preparatory School
Contract type: Full time
Contract term: 2 years initially and subsequently renewed yearly
St Andrew’s Preparatory School is seeking to appoint a Head of Religious Studies who will be responsible to the Deputy Head Academic for the provision of Religious Studies throughout the Preparatory School as well as contributing across all areas of school life. The successful candidate will be expected to teach Years 7 & 8 with the aim of providing the highest standard of Religious Studies through outstanding teaching and learning within the department.
Please complete an application form, available on the School Website or contact Ms. Janet Ndiho on HRDirector@turimail.co.ke or Tel +254 (0) 734288501.
St Andrew’s School - Background
St Andrew’s School, Turi, is highly respected in Kenya and regarded as one of the leading international schools in East Africa. Numbering approximately 570 pupils, it comprises two semi-autonomous Schools: a Preparatory School of 240 pupils between the ages of 3 and 13 and a Senior School of 330 pupils between the ages of 13 and 18. It is fully coeducational and the great majority of pupils are boarders. The School has an overtly Christian foundation and sees its overall aim as encouraging young men and women to ‘live and lead with integrity’.
The Prep School was founded in 1931, and is a long standing member of IAPS. It aims to provide a world class education, with outstanding teaching and learning central to its vision of creating leaders that will change their country, continent and the world for good.
St Andrew’s has a strong Christian foundation and ethos which define and govern the nature and work of the School today. While children from all faith backgrounds are welcome, the School’s Christian character is clearly evident in its underlying educational philosophy and practice.
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS Disclosure and Barring Service.
Dates: Apply by 22nd January, 2018.
Interviews in Kenya and the UK.