Senior Deputy Head, Kaiwen Academy Haidian

Ref: 3717

Kaiwen Education


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Role Managed by:

Richard Craske

Research Associate

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Primary Practice Group: Schools and Education Organisations

Salary & Benefits: Competitive

Closing Date: 27/09/2018

Kaiwen Education, in partnership with the Chinese Government, seeks to appoint an innovative and experienced Senior Deputy Head curriculum leader who will also be the Senior Deputy Head for Kaiwen Academy Haidian. Established in 2016 in partnership with Tsinghua University High School, and situated on a £300 million state-of-the-art campus in the Haidian District of Beijing, KWA provides outstanding day and boarding education for 2,000 students aged 5 to 18.

This is an exciting opportunity to further develop an evolving international curriculum in a school which aspires to be among the best in the world. The Senior Deputy Head will lead an experienced and exceptionally well-qualified faculty, drawing upon the expertise of leading educationalists in Beijing and the UK and working with partners at Tsinghua University High School.

The appointed candidate will have a track record of successful academic and curriculum leadership experience developed in the USA, or in a leading international school. An understanding of the Advanced Placement (AP) curriculum is important. Well-developed people management skills are essential as is a genuine resonance with the pastoral needs of young people.

To download the appointment details for this role, including information on how to apply, please visit quoting reference 3717. The closing date for applications is 0830 hrs BST on Thursday 27th September 2018.

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