Director of Boarding and Student Welfare

Posted by Jobgurus Services - VERIFIED EMPLOYER VERIFIED29 Jan 12:27 pmIkeja, Lagos

A Co-Educational full Boarding International School located in Lagos State has vacancy for the position below:

Job Title: Director of Boarding and Student Welfare

Location: Lagos

Job Descriptions

As Director of Boarding and Student Welfare. you will be a key member of the Core Leadership Team (CLT), and will professionally lead the boarding house staff in a way that supports the strategic aims and reflect the standards of the school.
You will be responsible for the effective day-to-day management of the boarding houses which include student management, fostering of a professional staff culture and strong relationships with parents and guardians.
You will also be expected to take up teaching roles.
You will report directly to the Vice Principal (Pastoral/ Student Welfare),
Key Responsibilities

Provide, in conjunction with the VP(Pastoral/Student Welfare). appropriate professional leadership of the boarding staff team in line with the school strategic, plan, vision and policies.
Implement, participate in and assist the VP in developing programmes, procedures and policies that contribute towards the on-going improvements and effective management of the boarding houses
Ensure compliance with the school Health and Safety Policy and Procedures
Assist the VP in overseeing the organization and management of schools events
Ensure compliance of the school Child Protection Policy and act as ‘Named Person’
Support heads of boarding houses and house parents by dealing promptly and professionally with their concerns regarding the students welfare.
Qualifications, Experience, Skills and Competencies

A first degree or higher - BEd., BA, B.Sc, MA, M.Sc
A post graduate diploma in Education/Teaching qualification
Minimum of l0 years experience with at least 5 years in a similar role
Evidence of outstanding professional practice in a reputable international school
Experience in managing student affairs; you must have a passion for educating and interacting with youth and children
A solid understanding of children and teenagers’ developmental progress
Sensitivity and commitment to the care, well-being and success of all students
Excellent people anti interpersonal stilts
Ability to work autonomously within a team environment
A dynamic and highly driven individual with strong communication and problem solving skills
Highly organized, with ability to; work under pressure, exercise initiative, exercise judgement and flexibility in dealing with competing priorities, needs and deadlines
High sense of integrity and ethical standards.
Deadline Date:
4th February, 2016

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