Principal, Putrajaya, Malaysia

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Nexus International School MalaysiaPutrajaya, Malaysia

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Start date: Aug 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No


We are currently looking for a dynamic experienced Principal who can lead the school in delivering high quality education in achieving its purpose, mission and business goals. He/She will have a clear, strategic vision and the ability to motivate and inspire students, staff and parents. This is a great opportunity for an existing school leader to join and lead a team of superb staff, who are committed in the continuous improvement of the school. Nexus is at the forefront of innovative personalized learning embracing The Nexus Way of educational ethos. NISM is one of the two Nexus schools guided by The Nexus Way. The Principal shall work closely and collaboratively with NIS Singapore in building the Nexus school brand worldwide. 

The Principal manages the business and operations of the school and develops programmes for NISM compatible with the mission, ethos and values of the School. He/She is responsible for the academic leadership and operational management of the School and is accountable to the Board of Governor's for delivering the highest standard of education and ensuring financial viability of the school. The Principal will be expected to work closely with the President of Taylor's Schools in leading the ongoing strategic development of Nexus.

Nexus is a rapidly developing innovative school in Putrajaya, near Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia. Established in 2008, we currently enrol 700+ students from Early Years to Year 13 who learn through the IPC, IGCSE and IBDP curricula. We have an inclusive admissions policy and you can expect to teach learners with learning and language needs as well as exceptionally academic and talented children.

As an Apple Distinguished School all teachers develop their use of technology in a transformative way to enhance learning. We are also committed to developing personalised learning so that all learners, given their individual gifts and talents, are challenged and make progress.

We provide a professionally stimulating and collaborative, well-resourced working environment. This post is a Senior Management role supported by a generous remuneration and benefits package reflecting the importance placed upon securing an individual of the highest calibre.

For Candidate brief please refer to our website To apply, send full CV and detailed letter of application, addressing the job description and including names and contact details for three referees (one being your current supervisor) to

Early application is encouraged as we reserve the right to appoint prior to the closing date. 1st round interviews planned from December 2017 via Skype. Final interviews to take place in Malaysia in January/ beginning of February 2018.

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More about Nexus International School Malaysia
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: No.1, Jalan Diplomatik 3/6, Presint 15, Putrajaya, 62050, Malaysia
Telephone: +60 3 8889 3868
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About Us

Nexus International School, Putrajaya was established in August 2008 as the newest member of Taylor’s Education Group. Located in the administrative capital of Malaysia, our students come from expat, diplomatic and local families. Orig...