A Head Teacher and Deputy Head Teacher are urgently required for a small, welcoming non-profit international school in Blantyre, Malawi.  This is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational independent all-through school, serving students from the age of 2-14. It offers students a wide range of modern facilities, including Apple IPads for each classroom, a fully equipped library and an on-campus nursery. There is also a 25m swimming pool, sports fields and a performance stage, with a 200-seat theatre.


The school aims to provide all students with an outstanding education to put them in good stead for their future. The all-through school wants students to gain the skills, knowledge and experience to develop as enthusiastic, independent life-long learners, who grow as confident, compassionate and caring individuals, holding a strong sense of social responsibility. It is vital to the school that students go on to contribute as positive and active citizens in the community. It follows the core values of honesty, hard work, independence, loyalty, leadership, co-operation, valued individuals, integrity, excellence, responsibility, wisdom and community. The school encourages students to get involved in extra-curricular activities to further expand their opportunities and develop their skills and interests outside the classroom, ranging from sports teams to clubs. Healthy eating is practiced during the school day and parents are encouraged to help ensure that their children bring in nutritious food. The school also works to ensure that all children feel valued and happy during their school life, getting to know them as individuals.  



  • Head Teacher Salary: GB£4000 (equivalent in Malawi Kwacha)
  • Deputy Head Teacher Salary: GB£3,000-3,500 (equivalent in Malawi Kwacha)
  • Free housing
  • Relocation allowance
  • Flights
  • Medical
  • Visa
  • Monthly 10% gratuity

Interviews will take place via Skype and DIRECT will assist with interview preparation.


DIRECT is a leading specialist teacher recruitment company with offices in Ireland and New Zealand.    We source full-time permanent jobs for teachers from all over the world, in schools in the following locations: The Middle East, Europe, Africa, Asia, South and Central America, New Zealand and the Caribbean.    We help with interview preparation and relocation and all services are free to teachers.


Please apply online.   Alternatively, please email a CV, including two teaching referees and a profile photo to claire@directtrs.com.


  • Location: Malawi
  • Job Title: 2 Leadership Positions At Non-Profit Independent School In Beautiful Malawi - Malawi
  • Employment Type: Permanent
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