Gethsemane International, Inc.

Serving in Kenya, Africa: Raising Christian Men & Women who will stand as beacons of light in their communities.

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Director of Academics

Gethsemane International began in 2003 with the mission to "Raise Christian Men and Women Around the World" by following the Biblical model of family to create holistic healing for orphans. Our offices are headquartered in Knoxville, TN while our children's homes and Christian school are in Kenya, Africa.


Director of Academics

Location: Kenya, Africa

Type: Full-Time

Compensation: Missionary Support, raised by applicant

The successful applicant will oversee the Bible classes and curriculum at Gethsemane International School (GIS), while advising and guiding the school staff in regard to the Biblical focus and worldview of the school. Also, the Director of Academics will monitor the financial operations of the school.


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Oversee Biblical accuracy of GIS Bible classes and curriculum

  • Advise and guide GIS staff

  • Ensure the Biblical focus and Christian worldview of school teaching

  • Monitor financial situation and needs of GIS

  • Ensure the Biblical growth and understanding of GIS students

  • Report to Gethsemane's Country Director of Kenya as well as the Director of Development

Skills& Specifications:

  • Ability to be a Biblical leader

  • Passion to sever Christ and others

  • Strong inter-personal and cross-cultural communication skills

  • Strong understanding of Gethsemane's mission, message, and programs

  • Strong logic and problem solving skills

  • Must be trustworthy with a high level of professional integrity

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Publisher, Outlook)

  • An attitude which is described in Philippians 2:3-8

Education& Qualifications:

  • College Education with a 4-year degree, preferred

  • Master's degree, a plus

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