Academic Principal

Posted 97 days ago ·

  • Work Location
    Guangzhou( 广州),
    Chinese Required
    Experience Required
    10+ Years
  • Qualification
    Bachelor Degree
    Salary (Monthly CNY)
    Contract Type
    Full Time
  • Job Functions
    Education, Management, Teaching

We are looking for an Academic Principal for an international school based in Guangzhou. This is a full-time position starting in August 2024.

About the school

The school is a private international language school which is located in Guangzhou. It provides curricula from preschool to Grade 12, which includes the Chinese national curriculum (nine-year compulsory education), and as an IBO-authorized school, international curricula which consist of IB PYP & MYP) and American high school program (with Cognia Accreditation) are provided independently.

Job Responsibilities

  • Be responsible for the day-to-day management of the Programme within the spirit of the school‘s Vision and Mission Statement
  • Be in charge of the development of the Programme with the ultimate aim of running the International Baccalaureate courses with eventual full recognition by the IB
  • Providing all teachers in the Programme with a strong professional development programme, including the training of teachers in collaboration with the Coordinator
  • Advising the Principal on the staffing, budgetary, and facilities needs
  • Liaising with the school’s registrar to make certain that students’ records are maintained


  • Bachelor’s degree, PGCE or PGDE with at least 10 years of teaching experience
  • Collaborative team player
  • Ability to apply current technology to staff development and instructional delivery
  • Excellent communication skills with students, staff, and parents.
  • Successful teaching experience
  • Prior training and experience in an IB program are preferred but not required

Salary and benefit

  • Salary is negotiable
  • Additional housing allowance of 2,000 RMB a month
  • Fully paid Summer and Winter holidays
  • Public holidays
  • Medical health insurance
  • Free tuition for one child