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Head of Education

We Are a Unique Organization of Action! Cambodian Children’s Fund (CCF) transforms the country’s most impoverished kids into tomorrow’s leaders, by delivering education, family support and community development programs into the heart of Cambodia’s most impoverished communities.
Founded in 2004 by Scott Neeson, CCF provides life-changing education, nourishment, and healing to vulnerable children from some of Cambodia’s most destitute communities. Our model was recognized as having “one of the world’s best initiatives in innovative education”, becoming the first organization in South-East Asia to win a WISE Award in 2012. This renowned NGO cares for more than 2,000 students and 10,000 people annually, providing to entire families and communities in crisis.
About the role:
Reporting to the Country Manager, the Head of Education leads the development and implementation of CCF’s education strategy to provide the leadership and management necessary to administer and supervise program’s delivery, policies and activities of education programs and schools to ensure high quality educational experiences and services for the students in a safe and enriching environment. The incumbent holds responsibility for the educational direction of the organization, encouraging and developing the use of appropriate methodologies and high standards of teaching practices in all our educational areas.
As a member of Senior Management Team (SMT), s/he will lead a large Education Team and budget management to ensure high-quality deliveries and shared decision making. This will be required to improve and enhance the professional development of teaching staff with state-of-art technology.
We welcome applications from qualified and experienced professionals who want to utilize their expertise to ‘make a difference’ and drive quality improvements. The ideal candidate with bilingual English and Khmer or expat will have school turnaround experience with proven results.
How to apply:
A copy of the Position Description for the above position can be obtained from https://www.cambodianchildrensfund.org/jobs-at-ccf/ Email your application (Cover letter and CV in one word doc) with reference ‘Head of Education’ in the subject line to [email protected] no later than 2nd January 2018.
We offer competitive salary commensurate with qualification and experience of the successful candidate. CCF is an equal opportunity employer. CCF is committed to child protection.