Deputy Headmaster/Headmistress (Academics), Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Northlands SchoolBuenos Aires, Argentina

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

Northlands School in Buenos Aires, Argentina have asked Teacherhorizons to lead the search for an inspirational Deputy Head to join their prestigious international school. Any candidate for this high-profile and prestigious post will be a member of the school’s management structure, also acting as the Headmaster’s Deputy. The holder has the key task of leading and managing the academic life of the school as well as playing a crucial role in whole-school strategy and development.

The Opportunity: benefits and further details

Teacherhorizons connects educators with opportunities at top international schools. We are looking for an experienced Deputy Headmaster/Headmistress to join the leadership team at Northlands in August 2018. This position offers a generous package including a salary with a foreign currency component that will allow teachers to save and travel in the region. It also includes housing, return flights, healthcare, paid education for dependent children and a baggage allowance.

Additionally, being part of the IB schools network, the professional development opportunities on offer are excellent.

To see the full job description including specific requirements and detailed outline of the post click here

Northlands School.

Northlands School is one of Argentina's most prestigious bilingual schools and has been an IB World School since 1995. Applicants should have good interpersonal skills and a disposition towards teamwork. We are also seeking someone who buys into the school's mission, teaching philosophy and shows commitment towards the Personal and Social Education programme embedded in the school curriculum.

A significant percentage of the teachers and students are local, so expect a greater level of immersion into the local culture than at some other international schools. The ideal candidate will be bilingual in Spanish / English. Click here for more details about the school

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Buenos Aires is a fantastic place to live, being a blend of South American and European cultures. Travel opportunities within the region, cuisine and lifestyle are all excellent. Argentina has one of the most diverse landscapes in the world - from the snow-capped skiing in the Andes, the beaches of Carilo, wind-swept Patagonia, the wildlife of Peninsula Valdez, ranches of Cordoba, raging waterfalls of Iguazu and not least wonderful steaks, cafes, wine and Tango of Buenos Aires. Don’t take our word for it, check out for more information.

How to apply

All candidates must be fully qualified teachers with leadership experience, see description above.

Just two simple steps...

  1. Sign up to - it takes 2 minutes to add your key details and CV. Once you have completed this step you are able to access more information about the school and benefits package on offer.
  2. Email John Regan -  to confirm your application.

The application deadline is 6th April 2018 but early applications are strongly encouraged to avoid disappointment - we will be shortlisting and interviewing on an ongoing basis.

Job location

More about Northlands School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: Sede Nordelta, Av. De Los Colegios 680, Nordelta, Buenos Aires, B1670 NNN, Argentina
Telephone: +54 11 4871 2668