Current opportunities

Education - Assosa, BGRS

Performing & Visual Art Teacher – Pharo Primary and Secondary School, Assosa Ethiopia

We are looking for a competent and committed teacher for our Pharo Schools, Assosa, who is passionate and dedicated to teaching. The teacher is a key resource for the schools and the qualified candidate is highly expected to discharge their duties with high standards of excellence in order to meet the schools’ objective of providing quality education service delivery for students in the surrounding community.

Partnerships - London or Nairobi

Partnership Manager

The Partnerships Manager will be at the forefront of increasing scale and impact to our organization's missions through partnerships with other organisations. The role will be particularly focused on creating and growing partnerships with corporate entities with an environmental, social and governance agenda aligned with Pharo Foundation’s vision. The manager will identify corporates with a specific interest in social responsibility and a specific expertise which is complementary to the expertise available at Pharo Foundation and contributes to the achievement of our missions. Based on this dual criterion, the role holder will develop a pipeline of potential/existing corporate partners in the UK, Europe, US and Africa, then feeding back to the global and local teams, to identify which collaboration could amplify our reach and impact.

Education - Kigali, Rwanda

School-based Mentor (ECE and Primary Education)

We are seeking a School-based Mentor to implement a capacity-building programme for both ECE and primary school teachers across various schools in Rwanda. This is a new and critical position in our organisation that will require a skilled pedagogue with expertise in diverse teaching methodologies, effective communication, adaptability to diverse learning styles, proven leadership and mentorship skills, specialised subject knowledge, technology integration, and a commitment to continuous professional development.

Research & Evaluation - Assosa, BGRS

Manager, Research and Evaluation

As the Foundation expands its work across Africa, this is an exciting, growing opportunity to employ the latest research and evaluation tools to measure impact on the ground and guide future strategies. Working alongside the Foundation’s Chief Research and Evaluation Officer (CREO) and fellow team members, the Manager, Research and Evaluation (RE) in Assosa will play a critical role in implementing and executing the Foundation’s research and evaluation strategies in Ethiopia.

Senior Management - Nairobi, Kenya

Chief Executive Officer

We are currently in search of a visionary and results-oriented Chief Executive Officer ("CEO") to lead our organisation into a new era of growth and impact. As a critical member of our executive leadership team, the CEO will be responsible for driving the implementation of the Foundation’s mission-driven strategy and scaling the operations of the social enterprises of Pharo’s for profit-arm, Pharo Ventures. This role will require a high-calibre individual with a solid track record of driving organisational excellence.

Senior Management - Nairobi, Kenya

Education Mission Director

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Reporting to: Chief Executive Officer  

We are seeking an Education Mission Director to drive the strategic development of the education mission and lead the Foundation’s network of Pharo Schools,  ensure all schools are centers of academic excellence and achieve their financial KPIs. This is a critical position in our organisation, which requires a high calibre individual with a strategic mindset, experience in Eastern Africa and a proven track record to lead schools to academic excellence and financial sustainability.