CANADIAN ASSOCIATE PRINCIPAL REQUIRED FOR A MANITOBA, CANADA SCHOOL IN BEAUTIFUL CLIFFORD ESTATES, GUANGZHOU, CHINA FOR THE 2018-19 SCHOOL YEAR
Clifford School requires a Canadian Associate Principal for start date August 2018. The successful candidate will oversee the elementary school and assist the Head Principal for the K-12 Manitoba curriculum program.
Clifford School is a prestigious private K-Grade 12 school with a student population of 3500 students in Clifford Estates, a resort-like community of 200,000 residents close to Hong Kong. The school offers three curriculum choices including Mandarin, Bilingual and International (Manitoba) curriculum. The Manitoba curriculum program has over 350 students.
The school has a Western faculty of over 70 teachers. The campus rivals leading junior college facilities around the world. This “school within a school” offers a Manitoba, Canada program of studies for grades K to 12. The Canadian program within this school has its own staff and Canadian principal. Many of our graduates attend university in Canada. The curriculum demands a skilled, enthusiastic, forward thinking and energetic faculty.
Clifford School’s Manitoba program was established more than 17 years ago. It is located in Clifford Estates, the largest community in Guangzhou province (the richest province in China) and approximately 45 minutes south of Guangzhou, a city of 13 million people. Guangzhou is about 80 km from Hong Kong. Clifford Estates has approximately 200,000 residents and is an especially popular community for retirees from Hong Kong and expatriates abroad. With an onsite 4 star hotel, shopping center, teaching hospital and a bilingual school featuring a Canadian educated teaching staff this is a popular spot for Westerners in the region.
There is an exclusive (private) bus service to Guangzhou, neighbouring regions and the border to Hong Kong. There is ample transportation throughout the Clifford Estates. Rail Service to Clifford Estates allows for direct travel to the airport.
Here is an opportunity to embrace another culture. Come and experience all that South China has to offer. Here is an opportunity to travel throughout China and Asia on holidays.
We are seeking a flexible and adaptable certified Canadian administrator who is energetic, dedicated, has a strong work ethic, leadership skills and thorough knowledge of the Canadian educational system.* Applicants must be Canadian citizens and have a Canadian teaching certificate with a minimum of a Canadian Bachelor of Education degree. Experience at a vice principal or principal level is essential.
Clifford School offers:
* Excellent tax free Salary on a grid based on experience
* A rent free fully furnished apartment in Clifford Estates
* Annual return flight allowance – minimum one return economy ticket per year
* Utilities allowance
* Relocation allowance for first year and the second year
* Bonus at the end of each school year
* Two year contracts
* International health insurance
* Same school year and day as in Canada
* Lots of holidays including Chinese New Year holiday 3-4 weeks Jan-Feb.
* Two weeks Christmas vacation
* Manitoba textbooks and classroom resources
Please email all the following to our Canadian agent, Mr. Errol Harris, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada at firstname.lastname@example.org
* resume (on Word) with full contact information including telephone numbers and skype ID
* a cover letter
* digital head photo
* two letters of reference (pdf)