Head, Milan

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International School of MilanMilan

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

The International School of Milan (ISM) is a co-educational day and boarding school for students between the ages of 2 to 18 based in Baranzate, just a few kilometres from the centre of Milan.

ISM is the oldest international school in Milan. Founded in 1958, ISM has grown today to a school of over 900 students from 55 nationalities. Although ISM is older than other Milanese international schools, it prides itself on having always had a progressive approach to education. It was the first school in Italy to teach the IB curriculum and now boasts strong results year on year. The School aims to teach a varied and forward-looking curriculum, within a caring learning environment. Every student and their potential are placed at the front and centre of the School’s approach, and a dedicated, international and skilled teaching body ensures that all students achieve regardless of their ability.

The International School of Milan is proud to be a member of the Inspired group. Inspired is a leading global premium schools group designed to inspire students to achieve their maximum potential in a nurturing, progressive academic environment from ages 1 to 18. Inspired operates in Europe, Asia-Pacific, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America educating over 45,000 students across a global network of more than 71 schools.

Inspired now seeks a new Head for The International School of Milan to lead the School into the next exciting stage of its development. This person will be an exceptional international educator, with the gravitas to lead one of the premier international schools in Europe. They will need to be an exceptional ambassador for the ISM community and Inspired on both a national and global scale. This person will be forward-thinking and progressive, with a passion for education, in line with the values and ethos of ISM and Inspired.

Further information on The International School of Milan and Inspired can be found at www.internationalschoolofmilan.it and www.inspirededu.co.uk.

A candidate brief is available from www.odgers.com/75178      

CVs and cover letters should be sent by the closing date, 09.00 GMT on Friday 7th February.

The International School of Milan and Inspired are 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 International School of Milan
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Via Maggio 20/22, Baranzate, Milan, 20021, Italy. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +39 2 872581
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Founded in 1958, ISM caters for over 1000 students from more than 60 nationalities. Our new campus opened in September 2013, incorporating a theatre, swimming pool and a superb gymnasium as well as specialist classro...