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Thursday, 05 December 2013 16:49

THE KENYA HIGH SCHOOL

 

VACANCIES ANNOUNCEMENT

 

The Kenya High School invites applications for the following vacant posts to be recruited by the School’s Board of Management;

All  positions require individual  with excellent P. R.,  high level of confidentiality, honesty, integrity, meets deadlines, ready to work under minimal supervision.

  1. SCHOOL SECRETARY

Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be;

  • In charge of front office operations and P.A. to Chief Principal.
  • Be In charge of all parents & school correspondences through letters, Newsletters, corporate SMS system, Emails, Website, telephone calls
  • Make all online and manual returns for the school, staff and students among other duties

 

Requirements & Qualifications

  • Excellent ICT skills
  • Diploma / Bachelors Degree in Business Administration
  • Secretarial Skills
  • Administrative experience
  • Must be between 30-45 years of age.
  • At least 3 years working experience in a busy office preferably a large institution
  • Those trained in NYS will have a definite advantage.
  1. CATERESS

Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be in charge of;

  • Planning of menus and overseeing food preparation from apportioning of inputs to final presentation and serving
  • Providing high quality meals for students and staff as per school menu
  • Providing High quality meals with various menus for buffet meals and cocktails during occasions and events
  • Scheduling and delegating duties to kitchen staff
  • Ensuring proper handling and continuous maintenance of equipment and utensils
  • Introduction of cost cutting measures through good controls to reduce wastage and pilferages
  • Maintaining high standards of cleanliness and hygiene in the kitchen and dinning area
  • Maintaining good working relations with staff, students and suppliers among other duties.

Requirements & Qualifications

  • Must be between 30-50 years of age.
  • Must have a Diploma in F & B or Institutional management or Equivalent from Utalii / NYS or other reputable institution
  • Must be Computer Literate
  • At least 3 years working experience preferably in a Boarding school will be an added advantage
  1. MATRON

Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be required;

  • To ensure that there is a clean and pleasant environment in the House throughout which involves line managing and directing cleaners both inside and outside the hostel
  • Be a point of contact with parents and will be required to be able to liaise with parents and take messages for the Administration
  • Be a major source of awareness of poor students behaviour and be ready to alert the Administration regarding areas of concern
  • During the academic year, there are a number of House social events, which the Matron
  • may be required to organize and attend.
  • Monitor the students’ daily routines (including punctuality, meal attendance, diet etc), and work with the Senior Matron and Boarding Mistress to help pupils meet expected school
  • Ensure students are correctly turned out and smart when leaving the House
  • Assess illness and injuries and to refer to the Nurse all medical matters.
  • Report and follow up unsatisfactory levels of repair either inside or outside the House
  • To be responsible for the care of hostel’s facilities, equipment and laundry

Requirements & Qualifications

  • Retired Teachers/ Head Teachers are highly preferred
  • Must be available to reside in school, work in a busy day/ night schedules, spend the nights at school all through during school term
  • Diploma or certificate in Housekeeping and or counselling
  • Computer Literate
  • Experience working with students / Teenagers will be a definite advantage.

Interested and qualified candidates should submit their applications indicating the position they are applying for on top of the envelope and they should enclose a detailed Curriculum Vitae, day
time telephone contacts, names and contact of three referees, copies of relevant professional and academic certificates, and testimonials to;

 

THE SECRETARY B.O.M.

KENYA HIGH SCHOOL

P.O. BOX 30035 – 00100

NAIROBI

 

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So as to reach the school by 12th July, 2019

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 June 2019 11:22
 

 

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First open air Theatre in kenya

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First African girl to be admitted to the Kenya High School

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First African teacher at the Kenya High School

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First African Principal

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First Parents Teachers' Association

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First Lady Chairperson of the BOG

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