Regional Manager at Bridge International Academies

Bridge International Academies is the world’s largest and fastest-growing chain of primary and pre-primary schools with more than 400 academies and 120,000 pupils in Kenya and Uganda. We democratize the right to succeed by giving families living in poverty access to the high-quality education that will allow their children to live a very different life. We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Regional ManagerLocation: Nigeria, Based outside LagosJob DescriptionBridge ensures efficient management of its schools through a schools organizational structure that divides schools into regions and territories and assigns management oversight of each region to one manager.A Learning and Development Supervisor is responsible for the management of a group of schools and Learning and Development (L&D) Supervisors report to a Regional Manager who in turn is responsible for the success of that school region or territory.The schools are situated in various communities across the state in Nigeria to which you are assigned.What You Will DoAs regional manager, you will:Work closely with a large group of schools and Learning and Development Supervisors in your territory to ensure that they are operating at the highest levels.Work closely with the Training Manager to ensure feedback from the field is translated to effective training content, systems and processes which further empower Teachers and Headmasters to lead successful schools.Empower L&D Supervisors focus intensely on instructional leadership, including each teacher completing the scheduled lessons each day; on positive classroom and school management without corporal punishment; and school strength through retention, which is a sign of parents’ belief in the positive contribution of the school.Provide management oversight to Learning and Development Supervisors in your region or territory and ensure operating performance and instructional learning targets are met.Provide coaching and mentoring to Learning and Development Supervisors in your region to help develop their management skills and support achievement of their academy goals.Regional Managers completely own (and therefore, are accountable for) the performance metrics of all of the schools in their territory, as measured by operational and instructional benchmarksThis role requires a constant presence at the schools and close interaction with each School Head or School Administrator to ensure that there is continuous bi-directional communication and coaching.In addition to interactions with schools, the Regional Manager is expected to build close relationships with the local and state level government officials, the traditional and local community leaders, and Parents of the children in the school to promote the importance of education, garner support for the school and education ministry’s activities as it relates to their children and to keep a constant monitor on their feedback.Must be ready to travel on a daily basis to schools in your region. The schools are situated in various communities across the state in Nigeria to which you are assigned.

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