vice principal - kunshan

kunshan, jiangsu
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international teaching
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job description

Position: Vice Principal

Required: August 2019

Location: Kunshan (Near Shanghai), China

Experience: 5+ years post qualification experience (including relevant leadership experience); ideally in an IB school.

Salary: Excellent salary and package depending on qualifications and experience

Contract: 2 years renewable

School Ethos/Vision:

Founded in 2012, this Canadian International school is a DP accredited school and secured PYP candidacy and applied for MYP candidacy The school currently has approximately 250 students and estimated to rise to 300 in September 2017. The school is situated on a fantastic campus with superb facilities including Indoor stadium, outdoor sports fields and up to the minute classrooms.

Kunshan is a satellite city of more than 1.5 Million people located between Shanghai and Suzhou and is recognised as one of China's most economically successful county level cities. Kunshun is well known for its breathtaking natural beauty and with Shanghai only a very quick train journey (18 mins fast train) - you can have the best of both worlds with all the bright lights of Shanghai close by.


The Principal will be fully responsible for the strategic vision, development and growth of the school subject to the authority and direction of the Board of trustees. As such you should have:

* Previous IB leadership experience (ideally experience of accreditation)
* Demonstrated success in previous leadership roles
* Excellent communication skills

You should be able to bring to the post:

* Experience of managing, expanding and developing a school
* IB program implementation experience (ideally)
* Open to cultural diversity
* Strategic planning capabilities
* Budget development and management experience
* Enthusiasm and capacity for mentoring
* Entrepreneurial temperament
* Public relation skills

Package: A superb salary of around $100,000 USD dependent upon experience and accompanying package. Housing allowance, tuition for children (no limit), flight allowance and insurance also provided.

If you wish to apply please contact our Leadanywhere team who will be happy to furnish you with more information and discuss further opportunities to enhance your leadership career overseas.



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