School Director - Christian Academy in Mozambique Mozambique (critical need)

Christian Academy in Mozambique (CAM) exists to provide high-quality education in a Christian environment that equips each student spiritually, intellectually, socially and physically to be effective ambassadors for Christ and effective servants in society. The school serves missionary, international, and Mozambican families. CAM’s core values are to develop Christian character, critical thinking, and global citizenship among its students. Leadership and faculty are expected to exhibit these same values and effectively transmit them to our students.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Exercise strong leadership to grow the school, review and develop our international curriculum, invest in our African and international teachers, recruit new staff members, maintain financial viability and move the school into a new accreditation phase.
  • Exhibit mature Christian faith and a comprehensive understanding of Christian values/mission.
  • The Director will be expected to learn Portuguese (national language) to at least an intermediate level to support their role and help he/she settle into life in Mozambique.
  • Seek a local evangelical church with which to join and serve.The Director will be expected to raise support to cover cost of living, while the school may provide a financial assistance package towards some expenses.
  • Oversee all school activities and appropriately delegate teaching, administrative and auxiliary responsibilities.
  • Start Date

    As soon as possible

  • Location

    Mozambique

  • Term

    Long Term

  • Commitment Length

    Two years or more

  • Requirements
    • Master's degree in education or educational administration (or progress toward degree) preferred
    • Meets ACSI requirements for Head of School" (preferred)
    • Three years of classroom teaching experience
    • Three years of experience in a school leadership position
    • Demonstrated leadership ability
    • Excellent interpersonal skills
    • Cross-cultural experience (preferred)
    • English fluency
    • Willingness to learn Portuguese
  • Note

    One Mission Society is a faith-based mission organization, and our team members raise financial support to cover their pay, living, and ministry expenses. The school may provide some financial assistance at their discretion.

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