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Head of Department at an International School – Eden Solutions & Resources Limited

Head of Department at an International School – Eden Solutions & Resources Limited

Eden Solutions & Resources Limited – Our client, an International School operating with British Curriculum located in Umiahia, Abia State is looking to recruit committed, passionate and well experienced candidate to fill the position below:

Job Title: Head of Department

Location: Umiahia, Abia
Employment Type: Full Time


  • Setting examination papers, coordinating marking schemes and moderating examinations and assessment processes;
  • Advising and contributing to curriculum development of the school and system level under the direction and guidance of the respective Education Officer;
  • Holding and leading regular departmental meetings and ensuring the keeping of minutes;
  • Performing the duties of a Teacher and Head a Department for a particular subject or group of subjects;
  • leading the department in developing and improving teaching and learning;
  • Planning curriculum including developing and maintaining schemes of work in consultation with colleagues within the department and across the whole school (vertical and horizontal planning)
  • Maintaining and developing assessment practices including oral assessment, standardization and moderation strategies in line with the British Curriculum;
  • Recommending appropriate professional development for department teachers within the subject area.
  • Coordinating the production of department reports.
  • Chair periodic department meetings, providing agendas and minutes of these meetings to the Teachers’ Shared folder accessible to all staff.
  • Liaising with the member of staff responsible for timetabling with regard to the deployment of staff.


  • Minimum of a Master’s Degree. Preferably in Education
  • TRCN certification
  • Candidate must have relevant work experience (not less than 7 years) as a teacher/supervisor/head of department.
  • Must possess technical understanding of the British curriculum
  • Innovative thinker and a flexible approach.
  • Strong interpersonal and decision making skills.
  • Capable of formulating and expressing an independent view and of working loyally as part of a team.
  • Calmness and efficiency and the ability to work under great pressure at certain times.
  • A friendly, professional approach capable of inspiring confidence in colleagues, pupils, existing parents and future prospective parents.
  • Excellent communication skills, oral, written and in the use of ICT.
  • Outstanding organizational and administrative skills.

Application Closing Date
30th May, 2021.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidate should send their CV in PDF to: executiveschoolpositions@gmail.com using the Job Title as the subject of the e-mail. e.g. “Head of Department”.

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