head of school - kuala lumpur

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kuala lumpur, wilayah persekutuan
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Head of School
Required: August 2020
Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: IB PYP - expanding to MYP
Experience: 2 years
Salary: 8500 MYR up to 10,000 MYR per month (more for leadership)
Contract: 2 year renewable
Sponsorship: Single Teachers

School vision / ethos: This s an authorised IB PYP school, offering an inquiry-based, comprehensive education program for students aged 2 to 12. The school currently has students representing over 30 nationalities, with numerous home cultures and mother tongue languages enriching the school campus. The school is housed in a couple of old, beautiful colonial buildings, complete with its own gardens for students to explore. The campus itself is located in the center of Kuala Lumpur, merely a short walk from KL City Park and the famous Petronas Twin Towers.

The school strives to be responsive to the individual needs of each student, while offering a rigorous academic program. There is a wide developmental range in the Early and Primary years, and the aim is to develop the potential of each student in a stimulating learning environment. Students learn in a multicultural community where each person is respected regardless of nationality, race, or religion. Students discover the world, its people, and its cultures through direct experience. Through play, study, and the relationships they form, students at the school learn to appreciate their own strengths and to respect differences.


* A Masters or Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Care and / or Education from a recognised University
* 5 years of demonstrated experience in management and leadership is essential.
* Strong knowledge and experience in PYP curriculum is essential
* Strong work ethic
* A willingness and commitment to contribute to the school community
* Demonstrates professionalism in its broadest sense.


* Monthly salary of approx 8,500 - 10,000 MYR per month (more for leadership)
* Housing allowance
* Medical insurance
* Flights
* Freight allowance