Vacancy for a Head of School in a Montessori Educational Institution in Lagos

MasterMindsHRSG Management Consulting – Our client, a Christian value
based Montessori educational institution, situated around
Ikotun/Alimosho Local Government Area of Lagos State is urgently
looking to recruiting to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Head of School – Montessori
Location: Lagos
Position Summary

  • The Head of School is responsible for promoting the Montessori
    educational philosophy and ideals, while insuring that the school’s
    mission, vision and goals are effectively implemented.
  • The Head of School leads the school both internally and
    externally, and oversees the day-to-day operations, working
    collaboratively with the Board of Directors, staff, pupils, families,
    alumni and greater community.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Support, provide oversight, monitor and evaluate quality implementation of Montessori pedagogy, curriculum, and programs
  • Model and sustain a culture of giving, volunteerism, global awareness and citizenship at the school
  • Represent the school at community and professional events
  • Cultivate effective relationships with all constituents of the school
  • Support and mentor all staff


  • Execute efficient management of the school, with regard to educational philosophy and fiscal responsibility
  • Oversee annual performance reviews for all staff
  • Effectively assess and mitigate risks that could impact the school
  • Generate, analyze, and report data to support continuous process improvement for the school
  • Ensure that the school meets all regulatory requirements and pursues the highest level of quality educational standards
  • Drive enrollment and student retention in all programs

Fund Management:

  • Serve as chief development agent to plan, identify, cultivate,
    areas of growth for the school Manage resources to help the school
    fulfill its mission and strategic objectives
  • Actively promote the capital campaign to expand and enhance facilities
  • Communication:
  • Oversee effective marketing, communications, and outreach
    through web, print, and social media to maintain and increase the
    school’s visibility
  • Communicate achievements, progress, and milestones to the school community
  • Oversee all internal school communications to foster an atmosphere of team building and inclusiveness
  • Cultivate and maintain effective, constructive communication with the Board of Directors and staff
RELATED:  Latest Jobs in FCT Abuja in a Real Estate Company, July 2nd 2014


  • Dedication to the practice of the Montessori educational philosophy
  • Master’s Degree preferred
  • Coursework in Early Childhood Education or Child Development
  • Demonstrated leadership qualities
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Montessori training
  • Independent school administration experience

Added Advantage:

  • Jollysonic experience
  • Very sound English language skills
  • Proximity to the school location (Ikotun/Alimosho axis)

How to Apply

Interested and qualified should send their application letter and CV’s to:

Application Deadline  30th November 2016.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.