Founding Head, Hong Kong

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Wycombe Abbey International School of Hong KongHong Kong

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

Wycombe Abbey International School of Hong Kong Preparatory School will open in August 2018 and be part of the Wycombe Abbey family of schools drawing on the tradition of Wycombe Abbey and the innovation of Wycombe Abbey International School of Changzhou. 

The School will be a co-educational Pre-Prep and Prep School located across two superb campuses on Hong Kong Island capable of accommodating more than 1,100 international pupils aged 3 - 13 years.  The School will offer the English National Curriculum with the addition of a strong Mandarin Chinese language programme.

Oversight and support will be provided by the Executive Board of Management of British Education Limited, the owner of the School and Wycombe Abbey, providing a wealth of experience in education and school management

Candidates with a vision and passion for educational innovation and a track-record of outstanding leadership gained in either the UK independent sector or a leading British international school setting are encouraged to apply.

Application Process

A candidate brief can be downloaded from  

Applications should be sent by Friday 24 November 2017 to Freddie Dennis at Odgers Berndtson, quoting reference CFD/64803.

Further information on the Wycombe Abbey family of schools can be found at and 

Wycombe Abbey International 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.

Wycombe Abbey International School of Hong Kong (WAIS HK) - Preparatory School


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More about Wycombe Abbey International School of Hong Kong
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 13 years
Address: C/o Wycombe Abbey School, Abbey Way, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11 1PE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1494 520381