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  • Posted: Jan 17, 2022
    Deadline: Jan 27, 2022
  • In September, 2004, the gate of this citadel of learning was flung open to ninety-six (96) students drawn from different parts of the country. At the gate of the welcome team was the pioneer British principal, Mr. Robert Parkin. Another British principal came on board in 2006 by name, Mr. Barry Tipton. The current principal, Mrs. Olga Igbo (BA in Linguistics...
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    House Parent (Male and Female)

    A reputable co-educational and full boarding school located in the heart of Abuja, is currently in need of an experienced house parent (Male and Female)  that is committed, energetic, has an even temper, a warm sense of humor and loves to be responsible for the welfare of children


    • 3 or more years’ experience working with children in a reputable boarding school.
    • A first degree in any discipline
    • To have a basic understanding and knowledge of safeguarding children and children’s developmental needs.
    • Evidence of trainings on Pastoral care, Child Management or Child Psychology will be an added advantage.
    • Must be proficient in English language


    • To be responsible, in conjunction with other House Parents, for the care, supervision, cleanliness and presentation of students entrusted in their care.
    • To be resident within the school at all times during term time (excluding off duty time) and to be responsible for the general welfare and personal development of all the students in their care.
    • Maintain a professional and nurturing relationship with student, parents/guardians, and staff. 
    • To provide a sympathetic presence and be engaged with the students at all times in the Hostel; liaising closely with other staff concerning the progress and welfare of students.
    • Supervise students prep along with the  duty teachers and other hostel parents.
    • To be proactive, flexible, efficient and reliable using initiative and a common sense approach while Promoting and maintaining discipline at all times. 
    • Reinforce positive social and behavioral skills, through everyday encounters, the house parent is expected to be approachable, understanding, diplomatic and a good listener.
    • Complete all necessary reports, forms, and documentation accurately and timely. 
    • Participate in Morning and Night devotions along with the students.

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