Trident College Solwezi
Trident College Solwezi
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Deputy Head – CCA

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Nestled within a pristine 113-hectare nature reserve in Solwezi, Zambia, Trident College has been a beacon of education and excellence since its inauguration in September 2013. As we grow and thrive within the vibrant copper mining community, we've also become the preferred boarding school in Zambia, drawing students and families from across Southern Africa.

Co-Curricular Activities

As part of our ongoing expansion and development, Trident College is looking to appoint a suitably qualified and expe rienced Deputy responsible for planning, leading, organizing and controlling co-curricular activities on the campus. This will include various sporting activities, cultural endeavours, community service, and outdoor pursuits.

The appointee will be expected to contribute to all areas of the College and assist with integrating CCA activities across all Trident schools. Experience in a boarding environment would be advantageous, while experience in a man agement role in an independent school is a prerequisite.

Trident College Solwezi forms part of the Trident Group schools, which comprises three prep schools and the college. Trident Schools are, in turn, operated by Educore Services, a leading provider of independent schooling in Zambia.

Qualifications and Other Requirements

The minimum requirement is a Bachelor’s Degree in Science with a Post Graduate Teaching Diploma. At least 5 years' experience in middle or senior management in a high school context with residential boarding. Commencement date: 1 January 2024.

Key Skills

The successful candidate will possess the following key skills and attributes:

• Visionary thinking, with the ability to turn strategies into actions.

• A strong leader who can collaborate and rally a team towards shared goals.

An individual who embraces the charm of living in a small, rural community.

• An unwavering commitment to the holistic growth and development of our students.

• A team player with exceptional interpersonal skills.

• An innovator who can inspire and motivate staff to achieve department and school objectives.

• Enthusiasm for being part of a dynamic, evolving school environment.

Interested candidates are requested to complete our online application below. At a later stage, shortlisted applicants will be contacted for the submission of relevant documents.

Due to Educore Services’ commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and checks for a criminal record.

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Trident College Solwezi
Solwezi
Secondary school
Established in 2014, Trident College Solwezi has been set up in North Western Zambia to provide outstanding holistic education to young people. The school offers the Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) curriculum from year 7 to year 13 (A-levels). The students develop self-discipline, self-esteem, intellectual endeavour, teamwork, a sense of adventure and adaptability. Academic achievement is central in a rounded educational experience that includes sport, music, drama, art and outdoor pursuits.