Principal / CEO, Nigeria

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Capital Science AcademyNigeria

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive plus comprehensive range of benefits
Contract term: Fixed Term

The Board of Directors wishes to appoint an experienced Principal / CEO to lead both its Schools from July / August 2020. This is an excellent opportunity to shape the future of the Capital Science Academy schools, which are both at an exciting stage in their development.

Established in 2003, Capital Science Academy (CSA) is one of Nigeria’s foremost schools, attracting secondary boarding students (10 - 17) from all over the country to our large, well-equipped and beautiful campus a short drive from Abuja city, as well as a rapidly-growing number of students to our newly-opened primary and secondary Day School located in the city itself.

The post of Principal / CEO falls vacant in July / August 2020 as the current post-holder, Mr. Stephen Robinson, reaches the end of his contract and returns to the UK.

The Board is keen to attract a school leader who will build on the work of his/her predecessors, making full use of the excellent SMT, staff and resources. This is an excellent opportunity to contribute to the further development of this highly-regarded school.

Applications, which should include a CV and the names of three referees, should be sent to Professor Zaynab Alkali, Chairman, Board of Directors at and copied to the School Consultant, Dr. Kabir Usman Kabo at

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. Referees may be contacted unless you notify us to the contrary.

Apply by: 21st February 2020

Job Start: August 2020

More about Capital Science Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 17 years
Address: Kuje Abuja, Nigeria. View in Google Maps