Vice Principal for Higher Education and Careers Counseling, Singapore

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NPS International School - SingaporeSingapore

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Start date: January 2019 or later
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

Required for January 2019 or later, a dynamic, able and experienced Associate Vice Principal for Higher Education and Careers Counseling to be involved in guiding high school students towards suitable university courses around the world, managing the university applications process, maintaining the school's relationship with major universities, and heading our team of College Counselors. The successful applicant will have substantial experience in guidance and counseling, a comprehensive understanding of global higher education opportunities, academic leadership and pastoral care experience, word-perfect English skills, and openness to the complexities and demands of a multicultural setting. The Associate Vice Principal for Higher Education and Careers Counseling will be a member of the Senior Leadership Team and may teach any subject offered by the school. Cross-cultural sensitivity, commitment, stamina and vision are all prerequisites.

NPS International School Singapore is a fully-accredited IBDP/IGCSE/CBSE school and part of the renowned 16-school National Public Schools Group (founded in 1959 and headquartered in Bangalore, India). Remuneration will be commensurate with experience and competitive with global salaries, and we would prefer candidates who are ready for a long-term commitment and who want further professional growth.

Please send a letter of application and a curriculum vitae, addressed to Dr Matthew Sullivan, Head of School, to by 15 October 2018. Please include the contact details of three professional referees (one of whom must be your current Principal/Head of School/Director).

Preliminary Skype/in-person interviews will take place after 15 October. Short-listed candidates will be interviewed on campus thereafter. NPSI is an equal-opportunities employer.


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More about NPS International School - Singapore
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: 10 and 12 Chai Chee Lane, 469021, Singapore
Telephone: +65 6294 2400