Cornerstone International Academy is a candidate IB PYP school. We aim to empower all our students through the nurturing of their individual capabilities in a fast-changing world to be responsible and contribute to the world.

Our School's Mission:

To empower all our students through the nurturing of their individual capabilities in a fast-changing world to be responsible and contribute to the world.

Our vision:

The vision of Cornerstone International Academy is to create a nationally known and internationally recognised school that produces result oriented students and staff with loyalty, wisdom and responsibility for life long character.

Our Guiding Principle:

A peaceful world.

Our Core Values:

Collaboration, Integrity, Achievement, Respect, Reliability


A master’s degree (preferably in Education/Management)


  • At least 3 years administrative/leadership experience in a sizeable school setting. International school (IB) experience and teaching experience highly preferred.

  • Experience in supervising academic and program development and facilitating implementation.

  • Experience in developing and achieving an organization’s strategic plan and development initiatives.

  • Demonstrated success in a multi-cultural environment, with overseas experience highly desirable

  • Proven track record in leading change and school improvement initiatives.

  • Experience in staff supervision and evaluation, with demonstrable knowledge of supervisory and administrative theory and practice.

  • Strong commitment to, and proven record of, fostering community involvement and support.

Desired Skills and Characteristics

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Demonstrable passion for learning.

  • Strong, culturally sensitive, collaborative leadership style with good interpersonal skills and ability to work with others to achieve school improvement.

  • Knowledge of current trends in International Baccalaureate (IB) and international education.

  • Knowledge of current approaches to assessment, benchmarking and tracking of results.

  • Professional awareness about the role of technology in 21st century schools.

  • Ability to engage in multiple tasks, to motivate, collaborate and inspire others.

  • Ability to build teams, including school and community partnerships.

  • Results oriented, self-motivated, dynamic, energetic and creative

  • Excellent organizational and managerial skills including the ability to motivate and lead a diverse team


  • Leadership

  • Collaboration & Teamwork, Interpersonal Skills

  • Communication Ability

  • Vision & Strategic Planning

  • Decision Making

  • Organizational Management

Salary and Benefits

Salary is highly competitive and will be dependent upon the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. Benefits include in and out flights, complimentary tuition for 2 dependents in the school (Primary and Middle Years Programme), accommodation, professional development opportunities, access to a vehicle and driver at their disposal, basic medical coverage, Visa and work permit related costs, etc.


Please send your application and relevant documents to josephpaulraj@cia.edu.gh and include REF: www.ibschooljobs.com Application for Position as Vice Principal in the subject line of your mail.