Careers

SEARCH FOR MAINTENANCE MANAGER
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

The Maintenance Manager is responsible for the ongoing repairs and maintenance of ALA’s buildings, facilities and grounds. The position is responsible for managing the maintenance team, overseeing campus construction projects and liaising with external contractors. 

SEARCH FOR SCHOOL NURSE
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

The School Nurse caters to the health needs of students and staff members at ALA. The position reports to the Head of Pastoral Care within the Health and Wellness Team.

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.

SEARCH FOR FINANCE MANAGER
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

The Finance Manager oversees the services of the Finance Department to the entire organization, addressing any issues and providing the relevant information to meet external and internal demands. These services may include, but are not limited to: budget setting, reporting and control, income management, financial reporting and annual accounts preparation.

SEARCH FOR FRANCOPHONE ADMISSIONS ASSOCIATE
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

The Admissions Associate will be responsible for leading African Leadership Academy’s (ALA) recruitment strategy in Francophone Africa. This is achieved primarily through developing and maintaining relationships with schools and youth groups in Francophone Africa in collaboration with our Marketing and Communications team.

SEARCH FOR ANZISHA PROGRAM MANAGER – SEARCH & SELECTION
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

The “Search & Selection” Program Manager position, is a focused marketing, brand building and partner brokering role that also has to manage the delivery of youth learning outcomes through the search process for all applicants and stakeholders.

SEARCH FOR ADMISSIONS APPLICATION READERS
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

Application Readers at African Leadership Academy (ALA) will engage in an exciting talent identification process involving ambitious 16 to 19 year olds from across Africa. Readers will be responsible for reviewing applications submitted to our flagship two-year pre-university program.

SEARCH FOR AFRICAN LEADERSHIP FOUNDATION GRADUATE AND CHAPTERS COORDINATOR
African Leadership Foundation - USA

African  Leadership  Foundation  (ALF)  is  a  US-­based  non-­profit  organization  that  seeks  to  develop  young  leaders  and  entrepreneurs  for  the  African  continent.  Currently  we  carry  out  this  mission  by supporting  the  establishment  and  growth  of  African  Leadership  Academy  (ALA),  a  pan-­African  institution  that  seeks  to  transform  Africa  by  developing  the  next  generation  of  African  leaders.

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 ALUMNI AFFAIRS COORDINATOR
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

The Alumni Affairs Coordinator supports the Alumni Relations function within the Lifelong Engagement department by managing and maintaining an effective alumni network. The position reports into the Director of Lifelong Engagement within the Strategic Relations Team.

SEARCH FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY TEACHING FELLOW
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

The ALA Fellowship is a 12 – 24 month opportunity for recent university graduates and young professionals with a demonstrated passion for leadership, entrepreneurship and Africa.

SEARCH FOR HEAD OF HUMANITIES
African Leadership Academy - South Africa

African Leadership Academy seeks to appoint a highly experienced, senior humanities teacher to its faculty in July 2014 as Head of Humanities. This is an exceptional opportunity for an innovative teacher and outstanding leader with a demonstrated passion for Africa and a commitment to preparing leaders for the 21st century.