School Coordinator / Head of School Job in Nigeria

 Top Tiers Learners is a reputable institution with over fifteen years experience in the Education Industry. We have been giving quality education service for the length of time stated above and have churned our well grounded and focused students.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: School Coordinator / Head of School

Location: Abuja (FCT)
Employment Type: Full Time

Job Description

  • The Head of School, often referred to as the principal or school director, is the top executive responsible for overseeing the overall operations and management of a school.
  • This role encompasses a wide range of responsibilities, including educational leadership, administrative management, and community engagement.

Here are the primary job responsibilities of a Head of School:
Educational Leadership:

  • Vision and Mission: Developing and articulating a clear vision and mission for the school, ensuring alignment with the school’s values and educational philosophy.
  • Curriculum Oversight: Overseeing the development, implementation, and evaluation of the school’s curriculum and educational programs.
  • Academic Standards: Ensuring high academic standards and continuous improvement in teaching and learning.
  • Student Achievement: Monitoring and promoting student performance and progress, addressing any gaps in achievement.

Administrative Management:

  • Staff Leadership: Hiring, supervising, and evaluating school staff, including teachers, administrative personnel, and support staff.
  • Professional Development: Promoting ongoing professional development and growth opportunities for staff.
  • Budget Management: Developing and managing the school budget, ensuring financial stability and effective allocation of resources.
  • Policy Implementation: Establishing and enforcing school policies, procedures, and protocols.

Operations and Facilities:

  • Operational Efficiency: Ensuring the smooth and efficient operation of the school, including scheduling, facilities management, and safety protocols.
  • Infrastructure Maintenance: Overseeing the maintenance and improvement of school facilities and infrastructure.

Community Engagement:

  • Parent and Community Relations: Building strong relationships with parents, guardians, and the wider community, fostering a supportive and collaborative environment.
  • Communication: Communicating effectively with all stakeholders, including students, staff, parents, and the community.

Strategic Planning:

  • Long-term Planning: Developing and implementing strategic plans for the school’s growth and development.
  • Goal Setting: Setting short-term and long-term goals for the school and regularly assessing progress towards these goals.

Student Well-being:

  • Student Services: Overseeing student support services, including counseling, health services, and extracurricular activities.
  • Behavior Management: Establishing and enforcing a code of conduct, promoting positive behavior, and addressing disciplinary issues.

Compliance and Reporting:

  • Regulatory Compliance: Ensuring the school complies with all relevant local, state, and federal regulations and educational standards.
  • Accreditation: Maintaining school accreditation and preparing for accreditation reviews.

Crisis Management:

  • Emergency Preparedness: Developing and implementing emergency plans and procedures to ensure the safety and security of students and staff.
  • Crisis Response: Leading the school’s response to crises or emergencies, ensuring effective communication and action.

Board Relations (for Private Schools):

  • Board of Trustees: Working closely with the Board of Trustees, providing regular updates, and seeking approval for major decisions and initiatives.
  • Governance: Assisting the Board with governance matters and implementing Board policies.

Marketing and Enrollment (for Private and Independent Schools):

  • Admissions: Overseeing the admissions process, ensuring the school attracts and retains a diverse and talented student body.
  • Marketing and Public Relations: Leading marketing and public relations efforts to enhance the school’s reputation and visibility.


  • B.Ed with 8 - 14 years experience.
  • Master 's Degree.

Application Closing Date
31st July, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their resumes to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

Note: For further enquiries; call 08052503090.