Lead Houseparent for Boys at James Hope College

Lead Houseparent for Boys


James Hope College (JHC) is a private, world-class co-educational secondary school located in Lekki, Lagos State, which offers a Nigerian/British curriculum.

We require suitably qualified and experienced professionals for the position of: LEAD HOUSEPARENT FOR BOYS


Job Description

The Lead Houseparent will be responsible for the overall management of the boys’ boarding house of the College. He will be expected to live in the boarding house and work with other Houseparents and House Matron to provide pastoral care and well-being of all boys in the boarding house.



  • The ideal candidate must have a minimum of 5 years of experience in managing boys’ boarding houses in a British/Nigerian Curriculum school.
  • The candidate MUST be a Second-Class Upper degree holder in any Social Science or Education course who is also strong in interpersonal relationships and a good communicator. A Masters Degree will be an added advantage.


How to Apply

If you possess the above qualities and experience, then send us the following:

  1. A current Curriculum Vitae (not more than 2 pages).
  2. Copy of educational qualifications (certificates). The originals will be required for sighting during the
  3. A cover letter justifying why you should be the successful candidate (not more than one page).
  4. Contact details of three references (one must be from your most recent employer).

Please send your application no later than Friday, July 12, 2024, to abraham.swart@jameshopecollege.edu.ng

Kindly indicate the position you are applying for in the subject of your email.

For more information about James Hope College, Lekki, please visit www.jameshopecollege.edu.ng

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