To achieve our mission of developing the next generation of African leaders, ALA has attracted a diverse “staffulty” (staff and faculty) of global change makers: world-class professionals who share our values and passion for Africa and her youth. Working at ALA means being part of a community of diverse cultures driven by a shared commitment to creating positive social change on the African continent. We seek talented dynamic professionals and passionate people to join our team, who will add to the current fabric of staff and faculty with an enthusiasm for Africa and its youthful leaders.
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Current Job Opportunities
African Leadership Academy – South Africa African Leadership Academy seeks a passionate Economics educator to 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.Apply Now
African Leadership Academy – South Africa The Academy seeks to appoint an experienced marketing professional to manage the strategy of producing and distributing compelling content across various channels to grow our brand across Africa and the world. This content must be comprehensive, engaging and convincing with the primary aim of driving applications to the Academy’s […]Apply Now
African Leadership Academy – South Africa The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at ALA (MCFSP-ALA) is a unique program that identifies and connects African youth from across the continent to higher education institutions in North America and Africa. The program is a part of the Department of Lifelong Engagement at ALA, whose mandate is to build […]Apply Now
African Leadership Academy – South Africa The Admissions department at African Leadership Academy (ALA) is looking to appoint a Temporary Admissions Administrator. This is a crucial role in the Academy’s search for exceptional 16 to 19 year olds from across Africa who will be applying for our two year pre-university program. The Administrator will be […]Apply Now
African Leadership Academy – South Africa African Leadership Academy (ALA) seeks to appoint Admissions Application Readers. Application Readers at ALA will engage in an exciting talent identification process involving ambitious 16 to 19 year-old students from across Africa. Readers can choose to work on our campus in Honeydew or remotely from other locations.Apply Now
African Leadership Academy – South Africa The Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) Program Manager is a new position that will play a lead role in the development and implementation of systematic performance monitoring and impact assessment at ALA under guidance of the Director of Global Partnerships.Apply Now
African Leadership Academy – South Africa The External Relations Fellow will be a critical ambassador representing ALA’s vision and mission through a high level of engagement with students, external guests, faculty and staff. The Fellow will manage coordinate and implement ALA’s Campus Visits Program, which brings hundreds of external guests to ALA’s campus each year, […]Apply Now
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African Leadership Academy, South Africa – ALA’s Summer Internship is a 10-week residential program at ALA’s campus in Johannesburg, South Africa between June and August each year. Our summer internships provide undergraduate and graduate students a unique opportunity to gain exposure to professional experience, training, and mentorship in the African context. Every year we welcome a cohort of young, talented students who join the Academy’s Internship program.