Senior School Principal, Maputo, Mozambique

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The Aga Khan Academy, MaputoMaputo, Mozambique

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Start date: July 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

The Aga Khan Academy Maputo is the third school in a global network of day and residential schools for exceptional students, offering a curriculum based on the highly regarded International Baccalaureate (IB) series of programmes. The Aga Khan Academies aim to develop future leaders with the skills and knowledge to support positive development in their societies, by recruiting talented young people from all backgrounds and providing them with the highest international standard of education. Exciting career opportunities await those who wish to make a difference. Currently we have around 160 students with further growth/expansion in the coming years. For more/additional information please visit 

We are currently recruiting a Senior School Principal. She/he will be part of a growing community, one that develops young people of talent and potential from Mozambique to be the well-educated, ethical and pluralistic leaders of tomorrow. The successful candidate will provide leadership in curriculum planning, development, supervision, evaluation and assessment. In addition, the candidate will create conditions which ensure that the Senior School is focused first and foremost on effective teaching and learning according to the standards, principles and practices of the IB MYP and DP programmes. 

The successful candidate should have a Master’s degree in an education related field, as well as a successful experience as a Senior School Principal or substantial successful experience as a deputy principal that includes leadership of the development of curriculum and assessment and policy formulation and implementation. 

The Aga Khan Academy, Maputo is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students in its care. As an employer, the school expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All post holders are appointed subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks.

The closing date for applications:  28 November 2019

Start date: July 2020

Being an intentionally diverse community, we welcome applications from qualified candidates from all cultural and educational backgrounds. Please note that only candidates who are shortlisted will be notified. 

For further information and to apply, please visit 

More about The Aga Khan Academy, Maputo
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: 212 Avenida Do Zimbabwe, Matola, Maputo, Mozambique. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +258 821 720 963
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