Cognita is a global leader in independent education, with 68 schools in seven countries serving 35,000 pupils in Europe, South-East Asia and Latin America. Cognita LatAm is present in Chile and Brazil, with 12 schools, serving c. 13,000 pupils with a robust strategic plan to incorporate new outstanding schools across the region.
Cognita LatAm is seeking an experienced Head or Deputy Head with outstanding leadership and communication skills, people oriented with a keen interest in pedagogical and co-curricular development, and the desire to contribute to the broader development of the Cognita family.
The appointed candidate will combine a track record of highly successful headship or deputy headship experience. S/He will be committed to academic excellence, promoting character development and nurturing a global mindset. Proficiency or fluency in Spanish and/or Portuguese is highly desirable.
To download the appointment details for this role, including information on how to apply, please visit https://candidates.perrettlaver.com/vacancies quoting reference 3215.
The closing date for applications is 0900hrs (BST) on Wednesday 25th October 2017.
Cognita Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.