Vice Principal (Whole School)


Shanghai, China
School Principal in Shanghai, China | School Leadership in China | International School Leadership Jobs in Shanghai | We are looking for an exceptional professional with a proven track record of sustained school improvement to lead our school.
Apply by 30th April 2021


Start Date
1st August 2021
Apply Before
30th April 2021
  • A university degree
  • A formal teaching qualification, such as, a B.Ed., M.Ed., PGCE, PGdip or QTS (TESOL and TEFL certificates qualify teachers for ESL positions only)
  • A minimum of 10 years working experience in education required
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in leading a school at senior level
  • Understanding of international education
  • Excellent knowledge of the Cambridge Curriculum and current assessment practices.
Salary and Benefits Package
  • Competitive salary
  • Fully furnished accommodation or Housing allowance/stipend (assistance to find housing)
  • Comprehensive medical cover 
  • Annual flights 
  • Relocation allowance
  • 100% school fees subsidy for children
  • Gratuity
The school

The school is a high-end private bilingual school that provides a tailored educational system to Chinese children. As globalization has become more pertinent over the past few decades, the school’s vision is to nurture the students’ global awareness. As a result, enhancing the children’s competence and confidence, allowing them to collaborate within and across different cultures from around the world in the ever-changing global economy.

The location

Known as the Oriental Paris, Shanghai is the largest and richest Chinese city. What can you not do there? Not much. Shanghai has everything you need for an outstanding experience. Shanghai is a modern city with a diverse culture of East meets West. Like many cities, Shanghai is famous for its historical landmarks, as well as its modern skylines. Famous for its delicious food, you might like to eat out at an authentic local Chinese restaurant, try some street food at a street market or even enjoy a fancy Michelin-starred restaurant. Shanghai, often referred to as a shopping paradise, has famous streets such as Nanjing Road and Huaihai Road where you will have no trouble picking out something you desire. Not to mention, Shanghai’s incredible, colourful nightlife, which goes on way beyond the daylight hours.

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