vice principal - rizhao in rizhao shi

11 October 2019
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Vice Principal - Primary
Required: January or August 2020
Location: Rizhao, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: UK / Inquiry based (Primary KG - Y6)
Experience: 2+ years
Sponsorship: Single or Married, with our without dependents
Salary: Based on experience - very competitive.
Contract: 2 years renewable

School Overview: 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. 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.

The campus in Rizhao was founded in September 2013, is providing the expat community with outstanding quality global education across a broad spectrum ranging from early childhood to primary education.

Location Overview: Rizhao, called "Sunshine" City in Chinese is located on the eastern coastline of the Yellow Sea in Shandong. With 100km of golden beaches, it is a stunningly beautiful city and is a popular location for swimmers, surfers, photographers. Lush bamboo forestry and tea farms has made Rizhao into a perfect oasis, consistently listed in the top 10 cities for air quality in China. Rizhao is 1hr by car South of Qingdao, it also has its own airport that connects to all major cities in China.

Role Overview: You will be responsible for academic and some admin based duties on the Rizhao campus. Your director supervisors are the Co-Principals at the Qingdao campus. While you formal title will be Vice- Principal, you will be in charge of daily operation of the Rizhao campus. Due to work/diary commitments, the Co-Principals come to Rizhao quite infrequently so you will need to be confident in the management of your campus however will have excellent remote support from the Co-Principals and the Group. There is potential for promotion to Principal.


* Must hold teaching qualifications at the primary level. A post graduate degree in education or school administration is an advantage;
* A minimum 5 years of successful teaching and 2 years in a middle management post;
* Evidence of successful curriculum leadership and development;
* Demonstrated leadership qualities, personal characteristics and communication skills necessary for working effectively with students, staff, parents, management teams, and the community;
* Ability to promote the school's aims, objectives, core values and policies and a commitment to the ethos of the Foundation;
* Ability to motivate staff
* Ability to work under pressure
* Commitment to teamwork


* Competitive Salary
* Return Flight between home country and China
* Relocation allowance at the start of placement
* 100% Discount on School Fees for Staff Children
* Accommodation
* RMB13000 annual PD Fund
* International Medical Insurance including dependents

If you wish to apply please contact our Leadanywhere team who will be happy to furnish you with more information and discuss further opportunities to enhance your leadership career overseas.