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Appointed - Seamus Hennessy
May 12, 2015
Sep 15, 2015
The International School of Kigali
Effective July 2016
Dear Friends and Colleagues,
On behalf of the Board of Directors and Search Committee of the International School of Kigali in Kigali, Rwanda, I am pleased to announce that after a worldwide search which produced a large number of highly qualified candidates, Mr. Seamus Hennessy has been appointed as the new ISK Director, beginning in July 2016 for the 2016-17 academic year.
Mr. Hennessy is currently Deputy Director of The International School of Gabon Ruban Vert in Libreville, Gabon, a position he has held since 2013. Prior to his current position he was Deputy Head of the British School in Lome, Togo. He has held other administrative positions in India and in the British Virgin Islands. He has taught in the USA, the UAE, Saudi Arabia, France and in his native Ireland.
Mr. Hennessy earned a Master of Arts in International Education from Oxford Brookes University and a BA and Higher Diploma degrees from University College Cork in Ireland.
The Search Committee, Board of Trustees and Search Associates would like to thank all candidates who expressed interest in the International School of Kigali Director search, and to everyone who assisted and supported the search process.