Careers

SEARCH FOR AFRICAN LEADERSHIP FOUNDATION GRADUATE AND CHAPTERS COORDINATOR
New York, USA

The ALF Graduate and Chapters Program Coordinator will play a critical role in developing and connecting young leaders from African Leadership Academy and supporting the long-term success and sustainability of ALA in pursuing its mission to transform the continent. The primary responsibilities of the Graduate and Chapters Program Coordinator are to lead and enhance the ALA Graduate Program in the United States and to expand the ALA Chapter system.

SEARCH FOR TEACHING FACULTY
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

African Leadership Academy seeks passionate educators who create learning environments that engage and develop the next generation of leaders. ALA faculty work each day with promising young leaders from a wide range of backgrounds, selected for their potential to lead change.

SEARCH FOR ENTREPRENEURIAL LEADERSHIP TEACHING FELLOW
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

African Leadership Academy seeks exceptional young professionals with a demonstrated passion for Entrepreneurial Leadership and the African continent to an exciting position that will see them build their own capacity as an entrepreneurial leader while building and impacting Africa’s transformative leaders of tomorrow.

SEARCH FOR HEAD OF DEPARTMENT: WRITING AND RHETORIC
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

African Leadership Academy seeks an experienced educator with a demonstrated passion for developing students into exceptional critical thinkers and compelling communicators who will lead faculty to define the next generation of our Writing and Rhetoric curriculum.

SEARCH FOR HEAD OF DEPARTMENT: AFRICAN STUDIES
African Leadership Academy - South Africa
African Leadership Academy seeks an experienced educator with a demonstrated passion for developing students into exceptional critical thinkers and compelling communicators who will lead faculty to define the next generation of our African Studies and humanities curriculum.
 
SEARCH FOR ASSOCIATE DEAN FOR LEARNING AND INNOVATION
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

African Leadership Academy seeks an educator with a proven track record of leadership and a passion for working with teachers to create a world-leading, transformative learning environment that develops the next generation of leaders.

SEARCH FOR FINANCE MBA INTERN
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

African Leadership Academy seeks an MBA candidate with a passion for finance and social innovation to work directly with our CFO and CEO in summer 2015 to create systems and processes that will enable organizational efficiency, and to lay the foundation for our next phase of growth.

SEARCH FOR COMPUTER SCIENCE FELLOW
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

African Leadership Academy seeks a dynamic young professional passionate about the potential of technology to change the face of Africa. Our Computer Science Fellow with work with our young ‘hackers’ to build their capacity as coders who develop solutions to critical needs on the continent, and with our IT team to build applications that enhance the work of our organization.

SEARCH FOR JUNIOR UNIVERSITY GUIDANCE COUNSELOR
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

African Leadership Academy seeks a dynamic young professional with a passion for helping young leaders craft their leadership journey. Our university guidance counselors work with students and their families to identify an individualized ‘next step’ after ALA for each young leader.

SEARCH FOR AFRICA CAREERS NETWORK (ACN) ASSOCIATE - SOUTHERN AFRICA
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

African Leadership Academy seeks a dynamic young professional with a passion for helping young leaders craft their leadership journey. Our ACN Associates work with ALA students to connect them to career and internship opportunities across Africa and enable their return to the continent.

SEARCH FOR MARKETING ASSOCIATE
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

African Leadership Academy seeks an outstanding marketing professional with a background in brand management and digital marketing and a passion for social impact to develop our marketing and communications strategy and enable our audacious mission.

SEARCH FOR MATRON
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

African Leadership Academy seeks an experienced nurse who enjoys working with young adults to join our team as Matron, living in the boarding house and working directly with our Assistant Dean for Pastoral Care to instil habits of good health and personal leadership. 

SEARCH FOR SPECIAL ASSISTANT TO FOUNDER AND CEO
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

African Leadership Academy seeks a high-performing young professional with a passion for social impact to work directly with the CEO and Chief of Staff to enable our ambitious strategic plan. 

SEARCH FOR ALA TEACHING FELLOWS
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

ALA Fellowships are two-year posts for young professionals who have completed their undergraduate studies within the past five years. ALA Fellows work closely with talented and passionate students from across the African continent. Fellows participate actively in student life as coaches and faculty members in our unique curricula in entreprenurial leadership and African studies. They also oversee extracurricular activities, serve as resident advisors and teach courses in academic subjects of interest.