Assistant Head of College

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Dulwich College (Singapore)

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Start date: August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

A once in a career opportunity exists to help lead one of the preeminent international schools of the world on its journey from good to great, and to join a growing family of schools in Asia-Pacific, world renowed for their educational excellence and commitment to innovation. 

Founded in 2014 with almost 900 students, the College’s success is reflected in its current roll of some 2,300 students aged 2 – 17 from more than fifty countries.  Students at Dulwich College (Singapore) excel academically, in sport and in the arts.  Their achievements are underpinned by the College’s deep commitment to ensuring that students and their individual needs and interests come first.  The College occupies a five hectare site in the west of Singapore, and boasts state-of-the-art facilities which include a Performing Arts Centre and three swimming pools.

Dulwich College (Singapore) aims to be one of the best schools in the world.  It is comprised of three schools, each with its own Head: DUCKS (Dulwich College Kindergarten), Junior School and Senior School.  It is selective at entry and offers the EYFS, enhanced English National Curriculum, International GCSEs and the IB Diploma.  The College’s philosophy draws from 400 years of experience in education from the founding and partner school Dulwich College in London.

The Position

Starting in August 2019, we are looking to appoint an inspirational and progressively-minded candidate to help drive the College’s pedagogic strategy into the years ahead.  In conjunction with the College Leadership Team, this person will coordinate major whole school projects across a range of critical areas including professional learning, the articulation of the vertical curriculum and the effective use of educational technology.  If you share our determination for creating a genuinely world-class school, and possess a pioneering spirit and passion for innovation, please take the time to download the candidate brief which provides further details.

Application Process

Closing date: Monday 19 November 2018
Initial interviews will be via Skype on Tuesday 27 November 2018.  Final interviews will take place in Singapore on Friday 7 December.

A candidate brief and further information can be downloaded from

The preferred method of application is online at; if you are unable to apply online please email your application to

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Dulwich College (Singapore) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers, the Criminal Records Bureau and the Singapore Police Authorities.

Job location

More about Dulwich College (Singapore)
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 18 years
Address: 71 Bukit Batok West Avenue 8, 658966, Singapore
Telephone: +65 6890 1003
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Dulwich College (Singapore) caters for a diverse range of international students reflective of Singapore’s cosmopolitan nature as one of Asia’s most vibrant centres. The College opened its doors in August 2014 with 880 students, and will eventually h...