Principal- Vocational Training Centre Job Placement – Windle International Uganda (WIU)

Vocational Training Centre
Organization: Windle
International Uganda (WIU)
Funding Source: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Duty Station: 
Reports to:
Settlement Manager
About US:
Windle International
Uganda (WIU) formerly Windle Trust Uganda is a registered INGO whose mission is
to promote peace and development in communities through provision and
coordination of Education and training for Refugees and people affected by
Windle International
Uganda is the lead partner of UNHCR in implementing Education Projects in
Uganda with close collaboration with the Government of Uganda through the
Office of the Prime Minister.
Job Summary: The
Principal of the Vocational Institute will have the responsibility to oversee
the day to day operations of the Institute and to provide technical curriculum
leadership and guidance in all the academic programs
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Be the overall Accounting Officer of the institution and ensure
    proper planning, budgeting and accountability of the institution’s
    financial resources
  • Plan, direct, coordinate and ensure effective implementation of the
    Institutions education programmes, students and staff activities within
    the limits set by Education authorities and the Board of Governors
  • Attend to Human resource matters of the institution in conformity
    with the prevailing policies and statutory regulations
  • Daily supervision of the department tutors and other staff at the
  • Initiate development projects for the institution and mobilize
    resources for their implementation
  • Ensure annual reviews and enrichment of the Institution’s curriculum
    and report on the same
  • Prepare progress and summary reports for presentation and submission
    to the relevant authorities and supervisors
  • Establish and maintain relationships with other educational and
    industrial establishment.
  • Perform any other tasks relevant to the job that may be assigned
    from time to time

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Windle International Uganda (WIU)
    Principal- Vocational Training Centre job must hold a  first degree in Engineering, Mechanics,
    other Technical course of study or Education (Technical)
  • Post graduate qualifications in Technical / Vocational Teacher
    Education is a must for persons with first degree in Engineering
  • Proficiency in computer, i.e. Word, Excel, Power Point, Microsoft
    Office, etc. 
  • Clear understanding of Vocational School Management
  • Excellent management skills especially in the areas of finance and
    human resource
  • Excellent teaching skills
  • Independent decision making skills
  • Excellent Oral and written English communication skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to work with minimal or no supervision – Computer literate
  • Mature; Commitment and understanding of the Organization’s core
    values and Education ethics
  • High and proven integrity levels
How to Apply:
All interested
applicants should submit their applications including detailed Curriculum
Vitae, 2 years’ salary history, copies of academic transcripts and certificates
including telephone, email contacts and details of at least three professional
referees addressed to:
The Human Resource
Windle International
P.O Box 24230
Kampala, Uganda
Applications must be
hand delivered to The Windle House, Plot 726 Nagawa Close, Mawanda Road, Mulago
Hill, Kamwokya. 
Deadline: 10th January, 2019 by 5pm
  • Windle International is an equal opportunity employer; Females,
    minority groups and People with disabilities who qualify for any of the
    above vacancies are encouraged to apply.
  • No canvassing or lobbying will be tolerated. Individuals found to
    have done so will immediately be disqualified and black listed.
  • Only Shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
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