Thinkers, Doers, Leaders

Recruitment of top talent for a world-class education institution

Our client, The M-PESA Foundation Academy is a state of the art, mixed boarding high school that will provide world class Kenyan education. The vision of The Academy is to develop transformational leaders through innovative approaches to education. The core curriculum of The Academy is the 8-4-4 curriculum. The academic concepts shall be covered in exciting and innovative ways. Great focus will be given to entrepreneurship and leadership, giving the students’ time to learn outside of the classroom, explore the arts and take part in sports.

The Academy will serve talented but economically disadvantaged students with demonstrated leadership potential. The Academy will cultivate the students’ abilities to innovate irrespective of their academic strengths or weaknesses. As such, students will work with teachers and one another to design projects that can solve real world challenges. Students who graduate from The Academy will be leaders in their fields of interest such as business, academia, politics, sports and the arts. They will be the entrepreneurs and community leaders who will drive Kenya forward.

The Academy will admit its first cohort of Form One students in 2016. It is in this view that The M-PESA Foundation Academy is seeking to recruit dynamic individuals with exceptional skills in the following capacities.

  1. Director of Operations 
  2. Head of Finance 
  3. Head of Security 
  4. ICT Manager
  5. Catering Manager
  6. Farm Manager 
  7. Accountant
  8. Human Resource Associate
  9. Chef
  10. Cooks
  11. Farm Staff 
  12. Director of Student Life 
  13. Head Coach 
  14. Wellness Coach
  15. School Nurse
  16. Head of Technology and Learning Innovation 
  17. Student Enterprise Manager
  18. Leadership and Entrepreneurship Faculty
  19. Senior Teachers
  20. Teachers
  21. Technology Coach
  22. Faculty Assistant
  23. Sustainability Associate

The detailed job description and other information about MPESA Foundation Academy can be found on the Academy’s website at;

In addition to having a passion for the mission of the Academy, the ideal candidates must embody Excellence, Responsible Citizenship, Curiosity, Accountability, Leadership and Innovation – the values that will drive life across all elements of The Academy for educators, learners, and staff.

If you have the relevant qualifications and experience, please email a cover letter and your CV quoting the respective reference number of the job you are applying for in your email to on or before 2 October 2015 addressed to:

The Director
Executive Selection Division
Deloitte Consulting Limited
Deloitte Place, Waiyaki Way
Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: +254 20 423 0000

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