Head, Switzerland

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Institut Le RoseySwitzerland

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Start date: September 2018 or January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Institut Le Rosey, Switzerland’s oldest and most prestigious boarding school, is seeking an outstanding Head for September 2018 or January 2019. With 430 students from over 70 nationalities, Le Rosey is a vibrant global community with a unique character shaped by Gstaad (the winter campus), the bilingual programmes, its cultural and linguistic diversity and the unusual but very successful boarding system

This is a unique opportunity to contribute to the continued development of a highly successful school as it enters a genuinely exciting next stage in its evolution. Reporting to, and working in close partnership with, the Director General, it is envisaged that the new Head will work with the current postholder, Mr. Michael Gray before taking over completely when he retires in 2019.

The next Head will be an accomplished educator with a track record of successful leadership experience and the expertise to further develop the academic life of the School. Warm and engaging, the successful candidate will combine the cultural sensitivity and global perspective to inspire a diverse international community with the gravitas and authenticity to inspire and engage multiple stakeholders. Strong communication skills, with fluency in English and a good command of French, are essential, as is a genuine commitment to Le Rosey’s distinctive character and educational philosophy.

To download the appointment details for this role, including information on how to apply, please visit https://candidates.perrettlaver.com quoting reference 3431.

The closing date for applications is 09:00 GMT on Thursday 1st March 2018.

Institut Le Rosey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate must be willing to undergo an enhanced disclosure through the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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More about Institut Le Rosey
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 8 - 18 years
Address: Main Campus, Château du Rosey, Rolle, CH-1180, Switzerland
Telephone: +41 21 822 55 00
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