Day Waterman College (DWC) is an impressive purpose-built school for students aged 11 – 16. DWC is in its fifth year and at full capacity will accommodate 700 students. The college currently has 480 students from Years 7-11 and this will increase to 500 in Sept 2014.
Students follow the English National Curriculum at KS3 and KS4. Post 16 provision is being planned. The magnificent 100 acre site is located in the peaceful area of Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria, and less than one hour’s drive from Lagos. Outstanding facilities and equipment are provided to support the learning environment. Students take part in a wide range of academic, sporting, cultural and self- development activities. Day Waterman College is a full boarding and all staff members are expected to contribute to the co-curricular life and duties in this busy school.
The Vice Principal should be prepared to lead on such areas as curriculum development, timetabling, tracking, and analysis of results/data, behaviour management, pastoral care, external relations and community links, staff development, training and induction. As members of the senior leadership team, the Vice Principals will also be centrally involved in the overall leadership and management of the college, and will help to establish a college culture that is both nurturing and rigorous.
The idea candidate must have a first degree and a qualified teacher status; a minimum of 10 years experience teaching I/GCSE/A level, In addition, the candidate should have some experience in whole school leadership and also in the mentoring of PGCE teacher.