Dulwich College Shanghai Pudong

Assistant Head (Character and wellbeing)

Far East, China

Dulwich College Shanghai Pudong seeks a well-qualified, caring, and committed Assistant Head, with specific responsibility for ‘Character & Wellbeing’. This is an exciting opportunity for a suitably experienced candidate to be part of a strong and forward-looking team in one of Asia’s most established and reputable British international schools.

Dulwich College Shanghai Pudong has around 1600 students aged 2 – 18 and a rich diversity of over 40 nationalities. The College offers the English Early Years Foundation Stage Framework, International GCSEs, and the IB Diploma Programme. Academically selective on entry, the College achieves consistently high standards in public examinations, as well as positive value-added for all students. However, equally important are the College’s pioneering programmes in Wellbeing, Service, and Leadership; within a whole College ethos known for its warmth, friendliness, and community spirit.

Dulwich College Shanghai Pudong was the first of the Dulwich International Group of schools, which now comprises nine Colleges and High Schools throughout the Asia-Pacific region and continues to grow. The Group is committed to drawing upon its position as a global family of schools to enhance the education of its students and provide its teachers with the chance of building enriching and rewarding careers, supported by superb professional development opportunities. Students also benefit from inter-College competitions and collaborative projects across the countries in the Arts, Music, and Sport. 

Dulwich College Shanghai Pudong is a very well-resourced school with outstanding facilities, situated in an attractive, low-rise, and leafy district of this vibrant and inspirational city; which is within easy reach by metro. DCS operates its own competitive salary scale and expatriate package.

For further insight into the College and the Dulwich College International group, please see the College’s website at www.shanghai-pudong.dulwich.org

The closing date is 6 December 2018, but applications will be reviewed on receipt and we reserve the right to make an early appointment. Interviews may take place in London, Shanghai and online.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all the students in our care and expects all applicants to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practice, and appointments are subject to an interview, satisfactory references as well as identity and criminal record checks. All successful applicants must also be able to meet visa requirements to work in China, including at least 2 years’ teaching experience.

Please see our Candidate Terms and Conditions for Online Advertising Services and our Privacy Policy for Online Advertising Services, which govern our relationship with all candidates seeking to use our online services.

Start Date: 01-08-2019

Apply By: 06-12-2018