Director of Operations and Administration
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Primary Practice Group: Schools and Education Organisations
Salary & Benefits: Commensurate upon experience
Begin by thinking of Avenues New York, Avenues São Paulo, Avenues Shenzhen, Avenues Silicon Valley, Avenues Online, Avenues London. Avenues is one school with many campuses, providing transformative, world-focused learning experiences to students around the globe. Avenues prepares students for engaged global citizenship during a time of unprecedented complexity and accelerating change, combining language immersion, interdisciplinary learning, a global curriculum, and a culture of creativity and deep collaboration.
The newest campus of Avenues: The World School, and its first in China, Avenues Shenzhen opened in Fall 2019. It offers a unique early childhood program, and is now planning to expand to serve all grades from toddler through 12. Suffused with light, surrounded by greenery and seamlessly integrating technology, the campus is an urban oasis where architecture inspires learning and curiosity. The curriculum features language immersion, learning through play and interdisciplinary study in a state-of-the-art facility.
Avenues is excited to share this opportunity for a dynamic leader to join as the Director of Operations and Administration. The senior leader in this role ensures that Avenues Shenzhen is an environment where world class teaching and learning flourishes, and where families, students and colleagues have an outstanding experience. S/he is responsible for all operational, financial and regulatory aspects of the campus and manages all key service providers. S/he nurtures a staff culture that is relentlessly focused on high quality service and continually improving the community's experience. The Director of Operations and Administration is responsible, along with the rest of the campus leadership team, for Avenues Shenzhen's overall success and accomplishing its ambitious goals.
The Director's primary areas of responsibility include:
Campus and Global Leadership
Candidates should have most, if not all, of the following:
For an exploratory conversation, to apply, or to refer someone for this role, please apply through this page or contact Dr Felix Chan at Felix.Chan@perrettlaver.com. All communications will be kept in strict confidence.
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