Lechwe School
Lechwe School
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Head of Primary (January 2023 – Re-advertised)

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Job Description

Lechwe School is an independent, co-educational, and multiracial school offering an exciting international curriculum Lechwe School is a Cambridge International (CI) School located in Parklands, Kitwe, with a motivated and inclusive staff compliment. The School has a vacancy for the position


Head of Primary (January 2023 – Re-advertised)

The Attributes for this Senior Management Position are

  • Lead teaching and learning, holding responsibility for educational standards across the primary school
  • An outstanding communicator who can continue to strengthen links with parents and the local community
  • Ability to work collaboratively, coaching motivated staff and developing their potential
  • Bring new creative ideas to guide the vision and ethos of the school for the future, driving innovation whilst embedding existing good practice.

Essential Educational Requirements:

  • Minimum requirement: 1st degree in Education
  • Registration with the Teaching Council of Zambia with a TCZ Practicing Certificate
  • Experience of using an effective performance appraisal system,
  • Ability to calmly manage complaints, conflicts and divisions, sensitively and constructively in order to achieve restoration


  • At least five years successful teaching and leadership experience in a Primary School
  • Significant successful experience as a senior leader within a school

Method of Application

Applications for this position must be accompanied by a recent CV, a recent photograph of the applicant, copies of certified qualifications and names of three traceable referees with working email addresses, and must be addressed to:

The Principal,

Lechwe School,

P.O Box 20830,


or emailed to

Applicants must have own accommodation in Kitwe

An attractive salary awaits the successful candidate. Closing date for applications is Friday, 5th August 2022. Only shortlisted applicants will be written to. Applicants who may not have heard from us by Friday, 26th August 2022 must consider their applications unsuccessful. www.lechweschool.edu.zm

Application deadline
26 Aug 12:48
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Established in in 1977, Lechwe School is an independent, co-educational, multi-cultural, boarding school. The nursery programme is offered to children aged 3-5. The primary school section provides a stimulating classroom environment, with an aim to develop well-balanced, disciplined young men and women. This school is renowned for its academic, sporting and cultural excellence. The secondary section offers a traditional English language education in a country school setting.