Dean of Students Job in Kenya

Job Purpose

The incumbent will oversee all actions and programs relating to student affairs. He/she will work closely with all administrative and academic departments to assist students to achieve their academic goals. He /she shall also assist students adjust to the life of the University and the community and also shall advice on regular review of the policy, and its implementation to determine its effectiveness.


Overseeing student services, such as counseling, career services, student health, and residential life

Managing student affairs budget and resources effectively

Resolving student behavioral issues and conflicts

Organizing and overseeing student activities and events

Ensuring compliance with institutional, local, state and government regulations and standards

Coordinating with other departments for student welfare and development

Providing leadership and direction to student affairs staff

Representing the student affairs department in administrative meetings

Promoting diversity and inclusion within the student body

Reviewing and addressing student complaints and grievances

Any other duties that may be assigned from time to time


A PhD in Business related courses, Education or Social Sciences.

A Master’s degree in Business related courses, Education or Social Sciences.

A Bachelor’s degree in Business related courses, Education or Social Sciences.

Have excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills.

Five years’ experience working with students.

Must be a member of a professional body.

Be computer proficient (MS Office).

Have excellent report witting skills.

Be mature, works well under pressure and be able to multitask

Be creative and innovative.

Have excellent negotiation and problem-solving skills. 

How To Apply

Interested candidates who satisfy the requirements below should forward their applications accompanied by a detailed CV, email address, day time telephone contact, name and address of three referees. The applications should reach the undersigned not later than Friday 14th June 2024. The Management University of Africa is an equal opportunity employer

The Management University of Africa
P. O. Box 29677 – 00100, NAIROBI