Principal at Edgewood Consulting Limited


Edgewood Consulting Limited – Our Client, a co-educational secondary institution, with focus on offering all round education through an integrated scheme of a mix of Nigeria and British curricula is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Principal

Location: Yaba, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
Reports to: The Proprietor/ MD

Job Details

  • The Principal will be the head of the academic team within the school and will be responsible for overseeing the daily operations of the school.
  • He or She will coordinate staff schedules, oversee the development of curriculum and enforce school policies relating to themes like discipline or safety.
  • The Principal also coordinates staff training days and works directly with students who need help meeting or setting goals. The Principal provide leadership, direction and co-ordination within the school.

Job Responsibilities

  • Research and develop new programs that improve teachers performance;
  • Provide guidance to the school’s network of student leaders and challenge those leaders to make the school a better place by upholding the principles of the school
  • Respond immediately to concerns from Parents and School’s board administrators
  • Create a safe learning environment and set performance goals both for students and teachers and oversee the process so that those goals are attained.
  • Supervise Vice Principals and keep track of Student performance.
  • Uphold our educational policies and integrate the common core government guidelines into each class curriculum
  • Create benchmark for student and teachers and track progress towards those goals
  • Develop programs that improve teacher performance and assist students in understanding class materials better.


  • Masters Degree in Education
  • Professional qualification is required
  • Minimum of 15 years’ experience with at least 5 years’ experience as a principal or school leadership role.
  • Commitment to creating a productive learning educational experience.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong leadership skills to lead highly dedicated teachers and support staff

Desired Characteristics:

  • Able to break down complex issues into simpler steps and resolve them
  • Fluent in written and verbal English communication
  • Excellent presentation skills and strong executive presence
  • Ability to prioritize & promote teamwork
  • Willing to participate and engage in operations relating to training and development
  • Excellent grasp over MS Excel and MS power point

Application Closing Date
27th September, 2021.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their applications to: using “Principal” as the subject of the email.

Note: Only qualified candidates will be shortlisted.


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