Chief Executive at CHE


The Council on Higher Education (CHE) invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the position of Chief Executive.

Purpose of the Job

To provide strategic leadership to the CHE Secretariat to ensure that it successfully executes its mandate. To ensure management of all the affairs of CHE including engagement and supervision of the CHE staff, accounting for the CHE assets and liabilities, ensuring preparation of financial statements and acting as the Secretary to the Council.

Essential Requirements:

Qualifications: Masters or equivalent in Education Management or related field.    

Doctorate will be an added advantage

Experience:  At least 10 years’ experience in a recognised higher education institution, Quality Assurance Agency, Policy Development

Organisation, Regulatory Body or Monitoring and Evaluation etc, 5
years of which should have been in a senior managerial position.

Key competencies

  Knowledge of the Higher Education System
  Knowledge of corporate governance
  Ability to network at the highest level
  Ability to manage a team of professionals
  Demonstration of visionary leadership

To  apply:  Application  letters  accompanied  by  detailed  Curriculum  Vitae, certified copies of academic certificates and transcripts and names of three referees and their contact details must be sent to:

Head Human Resources and Administration Council on Higher Education

P.O. Box 14046

Maseru 100


Or emailed to [email protected] or hand deliver at the CHE offices located at 5 BOWKER   ROAD,   OLD   EUROPA,   OPPOSITE   CENTRE   FOR   ACCOUNTING STUDIES

by 4.00p.m. on Friday 18th October,2019. Late applications will not be accepted.

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   Only applications which meet the required criteria will be considered.

   Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.