Required: August 2019
Closing date: 30 April 2018
Co-educational • Day • Ages 3 to 18 • Accredited Member of COBIS
The Board of Governors at The British School in Tokyo (BST) is seeking to appoint a new Principal following the retirement in August 2019 of Brian Christian, who has given outstanding service to the school for the past seven years.
Established in 1989, the BST is committed to providing British-style international education of the highest quality. Governed by a non-profit trust, the school exists to provide an outstanding British education in English to a growing and increasingly diverse international community of both short and long term Tokyo residents.
Located in the centre of one of the most exciting cities in the world, set to play host to the Rugby World Cup in 2019 and the Olympics and Paralympics in Summer 2020, the school’s strong reputation for high quality holistic education is well established. It is a truly international co-educational school with over 1000 students aged between 3 and 18, representing over 65 different nationalities. Situated on two attractive, impressively resources and well-located sites it has established a high-achieving Sixth Form connecting its pupils to the best universities. As well as academic excellence The British School in Tokyo puts a premium on extra-curricular achievement nurturing individual and team talents in music, the arts and sport.
The Board is seeking a new Principal who will:
An attractive international package will be extended to the successful candidate.
The British School in Tokyo is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Applications are invited as soon as possible.
Closing Date: Monday 30 April, 2018, 10:00 GMT
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