Head of Secondary School, China

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Kaiwen Academy (KWA)China
Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: 65,000-80,000$/year
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

Recruitment for URGENT Position

The Head of Secondary School at Kaiwen Academy leads the secondary school teachers and works with students , supporting their development.  


The Head of Secondary School will:

· Lead a committed and professional team of teaching staff in developing excellent Instructional programs.

· Foster a caring and encouraging environment of trust and integrity.

· Recruit and nurture staff. Evaluate the performance of the teaching team.

· Review the compensation and benefits for teaching team and present proposals for optimization.

· Create a learning culture of collaboration, engagement, discovery, and discipline.

· Promote the health, safety and well-being of each of the School’s students and teachers both on campus and school programs.

· Oversee the program of the academic, experiential, and co-curricular activities related.

Preferred Skills and Experience 

The successful candidate will have the following key skills, experience and attributes:

· Lead a secondary school-wide rigorous academic program.

· Demonstrated strategic thinking and analytical skills and the ability to use those to influence the educational agenda of the secondary school.

· Show a clear international orientation, cultural sensitivity and intellectual rigor. Welcome differences, and embrace the richness of Chinese culture.

· Represent the highest educational and professional standards.

· Succeed in hiring, leading, and managing faculty of academic department.

· Have strong interpersonal and communicating skills.

· Have a commitment to professional and personal development.


The salary and benefits package will be very competitive depending on the qualifications and experiences of the successful candidate. We provide:

· Base yearly salary with performance bonus

· Degree Subsidy & Position Subsidy

· Health Insurance for teachers and their family members

· Relocation fee

· Visa fees

· On campus lodging

· Housing Allowance: provided to who do not live on campus

· Plane tickets

· Meals: 3 meals free for school days, Foods are organic.

· Education for dependents

· Tuition fee for preschool dependents

· Personal Development Subsidy


• A passionate and highly talented team with a commitment to inspirational teaching.

• A fully supportive and effective governing body who are committed to furthering your professional development.

• A beautiful school with excellent facilities.

• A strongly competitive salary and benefits package.

• A strong community links between both International and Local staff.


Job location

More about Kaiwen Academy (KWA)
Address: No. 65, Xingshikou Road, Haidian District, Beijing, China
Telephone: +86 10 8302 8666