An IB World School offering PYP, MYP and DP, in the Warm Heart of Africa Bishop Mackenzie International School (BMIS) is inviting applications from suitably qualified school leaders for this exciting position.
The ideal candidate will have appropriate academic qualifications, a strong background in IB, significant leadership experience, a passion for learning and a vision for how the school can continue to flourish.
BMIS is a continuum IB school offering PYP, MYP through to DP to around 700 children from 50 nationalities. Built on a spacious campus in the capital, Lilongwe, BMIS has a 75-year history of delivering high quality education to Malawian and expatriate families. With seventy teaching staff and an equal amount of non-teaching support, the successful candidate will be expected to have intercultural competencies and a strong basis in financial management.
The Director works closely with the Head of Primary and the Head of Secondary, to lead the staff and curriculum development in the school. Interested candidates should research widely about the opportunities and challenges of Malawi and are invited to school view videos and the website www.bmis.mw before applying. BMIS conducts thorough child protection background checks on shortlisted candidates.
An information pack for prospective candidates is available on request by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
Interested candidates will be expected to submit an up to date CV, letter of application and a one page philosophy statement on learning and leadership and completed applications should be sent to:
Required for 1st August 2020. Deadline for applications 5th November 2019. The school reserves the right to make an appointment prior to the scheduled date if an exceptional candidate is found