International School of Lusaka
International School of Lusaka
Posted Job
12 days ago

Vice Principal / Curriculum Coordinator

Job Title: Vice Principal / Curriculum Coordinator

Reporting to: Principal

This position requires a visionary leader who will contribute to ISL’s overall strategic planning, academic excellence, and curriculum development.

Key Responsibilities

Leadership and Administration

Assist the Principal: – Collaborate with the Principal in the overall leadership and administration of the school, contributing to the development and execution of the school’s vision, mission, and strategic goals.

Supervision and Evaluation: – Oversee and support the professional development, supervision, and evaluation of teaching staff.

Student Wellfare: – Collaborate with the Principal to maintain a positive and disciplined school environment, address student behaviour, and implement appropriate interventions.

Pedagogical Leadership and Administration of the relevant curricula area (eg: PYP, IMYC, IGCSE, IBDP)

Curriculum Development and Implementation

Curriculum Planning: – Lead the development, implementation, and evaluation of the school’s curriculum, ensuring alignment with educational standards and best practices.

Professional Development: – Provide guidance and support to teachers in curriculum design, instructional methods, and the integration of innovative educational practices.

Assessment and Evaluation: – Oversee the development and implementation of assessment strategies, ensuring regular evaluation of student progress and curriculum effectiveness.

Educational Innovation and Technology

Technology Integration: – Foster the integration of technology into the curriculum to enhance teaching and learning experiences.

Innovative Programs: – Explore and implement innovative educational programs that cater to diverse learning needs and prepare students for the future.

Community Engagement

Parental Communication: – Communicate regularly with parents, fostering positive relationships and providing updates on curriculum, student progress, and school initiatives.

Community Partnerships: – Build and maintain positive relationships with the community, local organisations, and other educational institutions to enhance the school’s resources and opportunities.

Professional Development

Leadership Development: – Encourage and support the professional growth of staff, providing leadership development opportunities and fostering a culture of continuous learning.

Workshops and Training: – Organise and facilitate workshops, training sessions, and professional development activities for faculty and staff.


Preferred to hold a Master’s degree in Education, Educational Leadership, or a related field.

Relevant teaching experience with a proven track record of leadership and curriculum development.

Administrative certification or licence, if required by local regulations.

Strong understanding of educational trends, standards, and best practices.

Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organisational skills.

Method of Application

interested candidates for the above-stated positions should submit their application as a single PDF attachment (letter of introduction max 2 pages, CV max 2 pages, current referees/references with contact information max 1 page) by email to the Human Resource And Administration Officer, International School of Lusaka ().

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Founded in 1963, the well-established International School of Lusaka is one of the oldest international schools on the African continent, and is currently the third largest school in the Association of International Schools in Africa. ISL is accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS) and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). ISL is also a member of the Association of International Schools in Africa (AISA) as well as the Independent Schools Association of Zambia (ISAZ).