Do you want play a vital role in extending God's kingdom in West Africa? One significant way of doing this is through an MK school, which enables missionaries to share God's love with Africans yet to know Christ. Bourofaye Christian School (BCS) in Senegal is integral to Christian ministry across West Africa. We serve the families of missionaries by providing excellent education in a Christ-centred community to extend the kingdom of God. Within that framework the main purpose of the BCS Directors’ job is to provide servant leadership and oversight for the BCS team of 30+ international staff members and its ministry according to the ‘BCS Vision document’, to ensure BCS ministry integration into the MEAO (WEC)-Senegal Branch and to ensure the management of 20 Senegalese workers on site.
- Wholehearted devotion to God and agreement with WEC International statement of belief.
- Experience in cross-cultural ministry.
- Experience in leadership and development of a team.
- Willingness to serve in various areas of BCS lifePassion for missionary children.
- Appropriate training/willingness to train for MK ministry.
- Commitment of staying for (at least) 3 years.
- Excellent level of English (C2 – Proficient user; according to Common reference levels: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_European_Framework).
- Level of French (B2 – Upper intermediate; see website above).
- Willingness to fully embrace communal living.
- Good communication and other inter-personal skills; emotional stability.
- Administrative and basic computing skills.
- Passion for and basic knowledge about (cross-cultural) member care.
- Being able to start (the latest) in May 2018