Dakar Academy is a Christian School that exists to meet the educational needs of the children of missionaries in Senegal, West Africa, and other countries. The children of other expatriates in Dakar are also welcome on a space available basis. In order to fulfill our mission of providing a Christ centered, Biblically integrated quality education in English, Dakar Academy seeks dedicated personnel who are committed to investing in students’ lives. We are seeking staff members who are willing to live out their Christian faith both inside and outside the classroom. Prospective staff members should be highly qualified and possess a sense of God's leading in their lives.

Dakar Academy offers a stipend and benefits including furnished housing, utilities, and medical insurance subsidy. Staff are encouraged to raise additional financial support to cover travel, student loans, savings for retirement, and to defray the cost of living in Dakar.

NEEDED IMMEDIATELY/2016-2017 Staff Openings

  • IT specialist

2017-2018 Staff Openings

  • Elementary Teachers
  • Secondary Math Teacher
  • Secondary History Teacher
  • Secondary English Teacher

 Applying at DA

If you require more information about available positions or would like to let us know that you intend to apply, contact the Recruitment Coordinator (email address below). For a complete application, submit the following:

In your cover letter, please specify ways in which you could contribute to the school, both inside and outside the classroom.

Please do not fax your documents as the fax line is not reliable. Please email applications, references, resumes, etc. to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Dakar Academy staff are encouraged to affiliate with a mission. You may choose to join one of the following missions or you may already have an association with a mission which is not listed below.

Owning Missions:

  • Assemblies of God
  • United World Mission
  • World Venture

Cooperative Mission:

  • Imb-connecting (Southern Baptist Mission)

Partnering Missions:


Transcripts may be mailed directly to:

Recruitment Coordinator

Dakar Academy

69, rue des Peres Maristes

B.P. 3189 Dakar 20100

Senegal, West Africa