Taipei European School welcomes applicants for Assistant Head of Curriculum Leadership to commence in the British Secondary and High School Section of Taipei European School in August 2020. This position has become available due to the promotion of the current post holder to Deputy Head.
We are looking for candidates whose dynamism, commitment and proven track-record qualify them to take on this exciting and challenging role. The successful candidate will be an excellent teacher and skilled communicator. They will have the ability to inspire and lead.
Please read our online Assistant Head (Curriculum Leadership) Recruitment Brochure for the full vacancy details.
How to Apply:
The deadline for the receipt of applications is (CST) 4.00 p.m. on Friday, 28 February 2020.
An initial Skype interview will be followed in the first week of March 2020.
Your application should consist of:
A completed application form and supporting statement.
A covering letter and CV.
As an employer committed to safeguarding the welfare of children, it is necessary that when completing your application form there are no gaps shown in your career history. Any breaks of service must be accounted for.
Preferably, your application should be submitted on our recruitment page, if this is not possible please send your application by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Taipei European School is an equal opportunities employer and is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. Aligned with the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection, we hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection. Any job offer is subject to the receipt of two supervisory references (including current employer) and current and previous Police Checks.
Support the Deputy Head in the leadership and management of Performance Development and Review, Induction and Probation processes in the BSHS
Lead and manage key school activities pertaining to your position.
Other duties as directed by the Head of BSHS.
This is a fabulous opportunity for an established and experienced leader to join our unique school. An approachable and inclusive leader, with a passion and vision for future focused education will enjoy working in the British Secondary and High School. The ideal candidate will lead and inspire by building strong relationships with staff, students and our community.
Fully qualified teacher.
At least 10 years in teaching (ideally with experience in the International Baccalaureate and/or the English National Curriculum).
A minimum of 3 years in a middle or senior leadership position, committed to delivering excellence in education.
A Masters in Educational Leadership or similar field.
Previous Assistant Head of Secondary and High School experience.
Previous experience working in Asia.
Personal Traits required:
A student-centred approach.
Belief in holistic education - cultivating academic achievement and wellbeing alongside one another.
Fair and consistent, building cohesion among teams.
Demonstrates initiative and carries through vision. Shows perseverance day to day and for the long run.
Evidence based, research driven approach
Diligent and efficient.
Strong public speaker who is optimistic and motivating.
Promotes a positive ethos and staff culture within school.
Knowledge of one’s own character strengths and how to utilize them effectively.
Personal Traits preferred:
Sense of humour.
A spirit of curiosity.
A love of Learning.