Kitengela International School Head of Pre-School Jobs in Kenya

Kitengela International School Head of Pre-School Jobs in Kenya

Job Summary;

The overall purpose of the job is to oversee the daily operations and management of the pre-school while ensuring the school is providing a safe, nurturing, and educational environment for the children in line with best practice and the institution’s policies and procedures

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Oversee the daily operations of the pre-school, ensuring that it is running smoothly and

  • Develop and implement policies and procedures for the pre-school in liaison with the Deputy Head of School;

  • Develop and implement curricula and lesson plans that align with the set Ministry of Education curriculum guidelines and school requirements and policies;

  • Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of the pre-school's educational programs and make necessary recommendations for improvements and adoption;

  • Manage and maintain accurate records of student enrolment, attendance, and progress;

  • Evaluate student progress and implement interventions as needed to ensure that all
    students are meeting academic and social-emotional milestones;

  • Accurately prepare pre-school meeting and events reports and submit to the Deputy Head of School;

  • Conduct regular staff meetings and professional development sessions to ensure that all staff members are aligned with the school’s mission and values in liaison with the Deputy Head of School;

  • Ensure compliance with all relevant laws, regulations, and standards related to early
    childhood education;

  • Respond to inquiries from parents and other stakeholders in a timely and professional

  • Foster a positive and inclusive school culture that values diversity and promotes respect
    and kindness among students and staff;

  • Collaborate with parents and other stakeholders to ensure that the school is meeting the needs of the children and their families;

  • Ensure the pre-school environment is clean, safe, and well-maintained;

  • Assist the Deputy Head of School in Planning and budgeting for educational trips and events within the school;

  • Prepare and submit Pre-schools’ requisitions list to the
    Deputy Head of School for approval e.g. books and stationeries;

  • Attend meetings and conferences to stay up-to-date on the latest research and best
    practices in early childhood education; and

  • Any other responsibilities assigned to the job holder by the supervisor from time to time


  • Bachelor in Early Childhood Education from a recognized institution

  • Must be registered with Teacher Service Commission (TSC)

  • Minimum of 4 years relevant experience in Education

    Desired Competencies and Attributes

  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office

  • Strong knowledge of early childhood education theories and best practices.

  • Proficiency in using educational technology tools and platforms

  • Should be an effective communicator with the ability to handle both internal and external

  • Should demonstrate a proven track record in educational leadership such as classroom administration and instructions, lesson plans and pupil assessment

  • Ability to design lessons that teach curriculum in an engaging manner, applying various
    teaching methods

  • Strong supervisory and leadership skills to manage and control the department and
    assigned classroom

  • Should demonstrate ability to think and act critically and creatively

  • Should demonstrate ability to identify and respond to risk areas within the department

  • Should have effective people management and conflict resolution skills

  • Should be keen to detail

  • Understanding of child development and behaviour

  • Ability to work collaboratively with staff, students and parents

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Kitengela International School Head of Pre-School Jobs in Kenya

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