Executive Principal, Vietnam

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Australian International SchoolVietnam

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

The Australian International School (AIS) in Vietnam is a leading IB World School of over 1300 students aged 2-18. Founded in 2006, AIS is committed to providing a high quality international education that combines academic rigour with challenging and enriching experiences.

AIS has three campuses across Ho Chi Minh City: the main campus in Thu Thiem for children aged 3-18; the AIS Early Childhood and Primary School in Thao Dien catering to children from 2 years old to Year 6; and the Xi Early Childhood Centre for children aged 18 months to 5 years, also located in Thao Dien. Students at AIS follow the PYP with Key Stage Cambridge Checkpoints, the University of Cambridge Secondary Programme, IGCSE’s and the IB Diploma.

AIS are now looking for an outstanding educational leader who can build on the exceptional strengths and achievements of the School and provide a purposeful vision for the future. Along with the opportunity to contribute significantly to a growing school, the Executive Principal will hold responsibility for directing, developing and expanding all activities related to the effective operations of AIS, and focus on ensuring the consistent delivery of excellence in student learning opportunities, welfare provision and budget adherence.

The successful candidate will have proven academic leadership and management ability, excellent communication skills, an ability to work effectively in a cross-cultural environment and a passion for dynamic and innovative education that inspires students to be lifelong learners.

The Australian International School is proud to be a member of Inspired, a leading global premium schools group educating over 38,000 students across an international network of 51 schools on five continents.  Inspired schools are designed to enable students to achieve their maximum potential in a nurturing, progressive academic environment from the ages of 1-18.

Further information on AIS and Inspired can be found at https://www.aisvietnam.com/ and https://inspirededu.com/

A candidate brief is available from www.odgers.com/71928

Letters of application and CVs should be sent by 9.00am on Friday 24 May 2019, to Peter Lawrence, Odgers Berndtson quoting reference PWL/71928.

The Australian International School Vietnam is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

More about Australian International School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: Up to 18 years
Address: Thu Thiem Campus, 264 Mai Chai Tho East-West HWY, An Phu Ward, District 2, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +84 8 3742 4040

 Australian International School (AIS) is based in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam. The city of Ho Chi Minh is named for the revolutionary leader being formerly known as Saigon, and has a population of 8.5 million. The school was opened in 2006, and merged...