Director of Development
The School has a vacancy for a Director of Development from January 2018. The Director of Development is responsible for managing and directing Maru-a-Pula’s Development and Alumni Gifts programmes. The Director of Development reports to the Principal.

Responsibilities include:

  • Devising and managing a programme designed to attract the maximum gift support possible to MaP. This programme will include annual fund solicitation, corporate and foundation proposals and planning for major gifts.
  • Working closely with the American Friends of Maru-a-Pula and the UK MaP Trust to cultivate current and prospective donors.
  • Developing relationships with all members of the MaP family including past students, current and potential donors, present and past parents, former faculty and various friends and supporters of MaP.
  • Identifying, cultivating, soliciting and providing stewardship of all donors.
  • Working with our Communications Coordinator to create publications to communicate with our various donors.

Qualifications, Experience and Knowledge:

  • A minimum of five years experience in a major fund-raising position.
  • A B.A. or equivalent degree
  • Excellent writing and computer skills.

Applications, giving details of qualifications and experience and contact details of three referees, should be emailed (preferably), faxed or sent by post by Friday, October 6th, 2017, to:

The Principal, Private Bag 0045, Gaborone

Tel: 3912953

Fax: 3973338

E-mail: principal.map@gmail.com

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted by the school.

Part-Time Music Teacher

The School has a vacancy for a part-time Music teacher from Jan 2018. Applicants should preferably have a B.Mus. qualification. Piano and recorder skills are essential and the ability to teach any other instrument would be an advantage. A minimum of 3 years’ teaching experience at secondary school level is required.

Applications, giving details of qualifications and experience and contact details of three referees should be sent to secretary@maruapula.org before 13 Oct 2017.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted by the school.