Required from January 2022
With the opening of our secondary section in September 2022, St Paul’s Girls’ School International and Herald Education Hong Kong seek a passionate and experienced Headteacher to lead our rapidly expanding K-12 school, SPGS International Chengdu. Based in the dynamic and cosmopolitan Hi-Tech District in Chengdu, the school is well located to ensure the successful recruitment of students who share our academic aspirations and global vision.
The position provides an exceptional opportunity for a forward-thinking educator with a global perspective and a desire to steer the creation of a learning community characterized by strong relationships, collaboration, diverse interests, and a rigorous educational mission. The Head will be responsible for ensuring the successful launch, growth, and sustainability of SPGS International Chengdu’s secondary division, as well as ensuring the ongoing progress and development on the early years and primary divisions.
To apply, you will be an academically strong graduate with scholarly instincts and a first-rate teacher with a proven leadership record. You will have had a minimum of two years’ experience as a Head or Deputy Head and be able to demonstrate successful oversight of significant strategic whole-school change. Experience of secondary education is essential.
Further information can be found in the job description below. Applications should be accompanied by a full supporting statement and CV. Applications should be received by noon (UK Time) on the closing date.
Closing: Friday 30 April 2021, noon
Interviews: Week commencing Monday 10 May 2021
Interviews will be held in London at St Paul’s Girls School, or over Teams for applicants based abroad.
St Paul's Girls' School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.