Head of English, Foshan

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LEH International School FoshanFoshan

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: competitive international package
Contract term: Fixed Term

We are seeking to recruit the finest teachers, providing them with the resources to nurture outstanding students and exemplify the pioneering spirit and traditions of Lady Eleanor Holles School.

The Head of English is responsible to the Head Master for building and then running a vibrant and innovative English Department.  The successful candidate will:

  • have a clear vision for effective learning and teaching in English
  • have a clear understanding of what excellence in English looks like
  • play a key strategic and advisory role as a member of the School's Learning and Teaching Committee

This is a unique and exciting opportunity to establish and shape this new international school and the successful candidate will need to:

  • possess strong teaching and leadership skills and be enterprising and proactive
  • promote a strong culture of developing practice in learning and teaching
  • have excellent communication, problem solving and negotiation skills
  • have the ability to implement and monitor effective tracking systems
  • support the distinctive ethos of the School and actively participate in the School community
  • possess the empathy and understanding required for effective people management

Safeguarding and Welfare

Lady Eleanor Holles International School Foshan is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff  and volunteers to share this commitment.   All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)  and /or other reference and security checks  for those applicants residing / working outside the UK.  Further / refresher training will be provided as part of the School induction process for any staff who will be working regularly in direct contact with students.

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More about LEH International School Foshan
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 12 - 18 years
Address: Foshan, Guangdong, China
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About Lady Eleanor Holles International School Foshan

Opening in September 2019, Lady Eleanor Holles International School Foshan (LEH-Foshan) has been founded to provide a British high school education to the expatriate community in Foshan, the first...