Deputy Principal (Primary Years), India

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The International School BangaloreIndia

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Start date: August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term



The International School Bangalore is the premier coeducational HMC day and boarding school in India. For August 2018 we require a dynamic, able and experienced Primary Years specialist to take joint responsibility for the day to day running of the thriving Primary section of TISB, comprising 370 pupils and 55 staff.

The person appointed will be one of two Deputies, with equal and shared responsibility for leading all areas of teaching and learning. Given the size of the primary school and the scope of the brief, we are seeking to appoint someone with considerable leadership experience at Co-ordinator, Deputy or Headteacher level.

The Deputy Principal for Primary Years will have extensive knowledge of current best practice and will have outstanding inter-personal skills. They will have an openness to the complexities and demands of a multicultural Indian setting and be sensitive to the needs of a small but significant group of primary boarders.

Remuneration will be commensurate with experience, competitive with western salaries and will include accommodation on campus. The successful applicant will be part of the Senior Leadership Team.

Please send a letter of application, together with curriculum vitae including the contact details of three professional referees to the Principal Designate, Dr Caroline Pascoe at

Closing date for applications: 9th  February 2018   

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More about The International School Bangalore
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: NAFL Valley, Whitefield, Sarjapur Road, Dommasandra Circle, Bangalore, Karnataka State, 562125, India
Telephone: +91 80 22634900
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