Head of SecondaryStart date: August 2021Location: Yantai, Shandong ProvinceRegion: Far East and South East AsiaCurriculum: Bilingual - leading to IGCSE and A-levelsExperience: 5+ years must include previous leadershipSchool Ethos/Vision: This excellent schools group with campuses in various parts of China and Hong Kong and founded in 1932 have recently used their expertise to set up new schools for Chinese Nationals to enjoy the same excellent international education opportunities. This school opened in 2000. The schools are committed to educate the whole person from infancy through secondary education. They strive to unite the best elements of Eastern and Western traditions and practices, the growth of the individual and the inquiring mind as well as develop a sense of personal responsibility and social welfare of all. With excellent facilities across all campuses, these schools employ a bilingual philosophy, exemplified by engaging a co teaching with a Chinese and western teacher team teaching. Location Overview: Yantai is a coastal city in Shandong Province well known for its beaches and coastline. It retains some of its colonial history and enjoys a quieter pace of life than other Chinese cities. The city has a growing expat community - but less obviously than some of the other major cities such as Shanghai. If you enjoy a more laid back, authentic way of life and you like the coastal location - this city is for you.Role: As Head of Secondary you will report in to a Western Co Principal and be responsible for leading the Secondary school. You will also collaborate with the School Business Manager to oversee the school's non-teaching operations to ensure the provision of high quality education for all students, in accordance with the school's Vision, Mission, Principles and Practices.You should also be a qualified English (literature) teacher and this role will involve a teaching load of 10 - 12 per week.Person specification:Previous leadership experience in a similar roleUK curriculum, IGCSE, IB, overseas and international exposureExhibit strong leadership and interpersonal skills as well as intercultural understanding and other global competenciesPackage:Excellent salary package is offered depending on qualifications and experienceFlightsFurnished housingMedical cover included.Tuition discounts for dependentsAnnual PD budgetGenerous end of contract gratuityThis role is part of our Leadanywhere offering for Education leaders.