Head of Boarding– School wide

Full Time | Guangzhou, China | School Wide
Start Date: August 2024 

About School:

Our Education Group is committed to establishing the world's leading international education brand, providing students, parents, and teachers from many countries with a multicultural campus environment and high-quality services. At present, the we have twelve schools and programs, including four international schools, two K12  Schools open to both Chinese and foreign passport holders, four  senior years programs .

We aim to be distinctive, particularly in honoring our host district Lingnan culture. We aim to incorporate special features both within the design of the facility and directly within our learning and social programs as well.

Curriculum: Reggio Emilia-inspired Early Years programme,IB PYP, MYP,DP
School Type: K-12  Day,K-12 Boarding
Students Enrollment: Approx. 300 in total

About Job:

• To exercise a safeguarding and wellbeing duty of care in accordance with the School’s policies and procedures
• To contribute to co-curricular activities to enhance the learning experience offered by the School, including clubs, excursions, and longer trips
• To treat all sensitive information relating to pupils, fellow employees and the business of the School as confidential
• To be mindful of the need to behave appropriately and professionally at all times with pupils, their parents, peers and other staff
• To be an active member of the schools safeguarding committee to support the safeguarding of all young people in the school
• To support the learners to identify their personal values regarding success
• To engage positively and collaboratively with all members of the ISA School community
• Be resident in the accommodation provided in the boarding house during term time
• Act as a ‘backstop’ when staffing issues arise in the boarding house and/or when other circumstances call for extra duties to be taken on
• Be prepared, within reasonable boundaries of expectation, to field queries from parents, pupils and staff about boarding during the school holidays

About You:

  • • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
    • A teaching qualification recognized by the Chinese Visa Authority
    • At least two years’ experience of teaching under a concept-based approach
    • Experience Leading in an International Boarding School
    • Experience working with Positive Psychology and vast experience in student pastoral care and wellbeing
    • Evidence of continued professional development
    • IB experience is desirable
    • Pass all the school’s normal safeguarding checks: acceptable police checks (or equivalent) from the country of origin and from all other countries in which the applicant has worked and appropriate references from a current and previous employer, corroborated by personal phone calls made to each referee

About Contract:

• Contract Period: 2 years
• Student Contact days: 180
• Approximate Dates for the School Year: Aug 1-Jun 30

About Package:

• Salary Range: RMB 28-38K/month before tax
• Benefit: Health Insurance, Flights, Housing Allowance, Moving Allowance, Tuition for children

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