whole school principal, august 2018, guangzhou, china in guangzhou shi

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guangzhou shi, guangdong
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Position: Whole School Principal

Required: August 2018

Location: Guangzhou

Curriculum: UK and IB

Experience: 5 plus years previous leadership experience;

Sponsorship: Single teachers, teaching couples (if there is more than one post), married teachers with or without dependents

Salary: Excellent package and based on experience plus benefits

Contract: 2 years renewable

School Ethos/Vision:

This excellent schools group with campuses in various parts of China and Hong Kong and founded in 1932 have recently used their expertise to set up new schools for Chinese Nationals to enjoy the same excellent international education opportunities. The schools are committed to educate the whole person from infancy through secondary education. They strive to unite the best elements of Eastern and Western traditions and practices, the growth of the individual and the inquiring mind as well as develop a sense of personal responsibility and social welfare of all. With excellent facilities across all campuses, these schools employ a bilingual philosophy, exemplified by engaging a co teaching with a Chinese and western teacher team teaching.

Location Overview:

Known as a very green city, Guangzhou has been voted one of the most live-able in China. It is close enough to Hong Kong for wonderful weekends away and has its own large expatriate community with all of the activities to match the typical expat lifestyle.


The successful applicant will partner with the Chinese Co-Principal as the designated Heads of School, having overall academic leadership responsibility of the school. He/she will also collaborate with the School Business Manager to oversee the school's non-teaching operations to ensure the provision of high quality education for all students, in accordance with the Vision, Mission, Principles and Practices.

· Holder of Bachelor's Degree, preferably in School Administration;

· With a license to practice as a Principal or with significant experience and seniority in international education to take up the role;

· With over 10 years of teaching experiences and at least 5 years as a school administrator;

· Supports the school's Vision, Mission, Principles and Practices;

· Exhibits strong leadership and interpersonal skills, as well as intercultural understanding and other global competencies.

Package: Highly competitive salary package depending on qualifications and experience; including: flights, furnished housing, medical cover, annual PD budget, superb end of contract gratuity and Tuition for up to 2 dependents.