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Vice Principal

St. George's International SchoolSwitzerland

Set in twelve acres of majestic alpine landscape in Montreux, St. George’s International School is an international day and boarding school educating approximately 400 boys and girls aged 1.5 to 18.  

One of the world’s first international schools, St. George’s was founded 94 years ago to allow children of all nationalities to grow together and contribute to the promotion of peace and tolerance globally.  Proudly rooted in this tradition and continuing to draw pupils from over 60 nationalities, St. George’s International School strives to provide the highest quality education in a personalised and forward-looking environment.  A well-structured, enquiry-based curriculum, rooted in academic rigour, is complemented by a focus on the performing arts, sport and co-curricular activities.

St. George’s International School is 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 now educates some 50,000 students across an international network of over 70 schools on 5 continents.

St. George’s International School is an IB World School and is also accredited by the Council of International Schools, (CIS). 

St George’s International School now seeks a new Vice Principal, whose role incorporates the leadership of the Senior School, Years 10-13 inclusive of the IBDP.  This person will be an exceptional international educator, well-versed in the IBDP curriculum and an inspiring ambassador for the principles of the IB Learner Profile throughout the whole school.  Working alongside the new Principal, Dr. Ruth Norris, this person will be committed to driving academic aspiration and standards through a style which empowers and builds capacity in both students and colleagues.  The next Vice Principal will be an ideas-driven leader capable of taking whole school responsibility and deputising for the Principal as required. 

Further information on St. George’s International School and Inspired can be found at www.stgeorges.ch and www.inspirededu.co.uk.

A candidate brief is available from www.odgers.com/83630      

Letters of application and CVs should be sent by the closing date, Friday 17 September. 


St George’s International School 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).

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