Head Teacher – Bangkok
Full Time Position
Kids’ Academy International School is looking for an experienced Head Teacher to join our friendly team as soon as possible. We are searching for individuals with an enthusiastic and professional work ethic, those who are open-minded and flexible as well as being sincerely dedicated to the best interests of the pupil’s education and development.
Kids’ Academy International School is a privately owned international school based in the heart of Bangkok . The school opened in 2003 and has since flourished both in size and reputation. We pride ourselves as one of the top schools in Bangkok for Early Years education. We provide a high quality British education (including the Early Years Foundation Stage Framework and National Curriculum). We also offer Bilingual Programmes in Japanese and Mandarin for students. We provide a friendly and lively community atmosphere, with the children central to our priorities. Our facilities include well-resourced, air conditioned classrooms (Nursery and Reception classrooms are equipped with interactive whiteboards), sensory playground, outdoor learning areas, libraries, swimming pools, splash pools, racing tracks, veggie patches, large sandpits and playground.
We have successfully grown two campuses and opening a new third campus in the busy Srinakarin area that will also offer Primary school and Early Years. This new complex will also have a sports complex, performance auditorium, science and arts centre. The intention is to build upon Kids’ Academy International Pre-Schools solid foundation and success to further improve the academic standing of the school and expand significantly. The Head Teacher will lead this expansion at the new Srinakarin School, alongside the Founders. The school is seeking to appoint a high calibre school leader who can take the school to the next level and provide an outstanding international Primary and Early Years provision.
The Head Teacher will:
▪ Lead the growth and development of our new school in Srinakarin alongside the Founders
▪ Be responsible for the overall professional leadership and management of the school curriculum, academic programs and academic staff
▪ Develop and implement a quality assurance strategy that ensures continual attraction, recruitment and retention of staff and students and builds on the reputation of the school
▪ Create an environment and community that fosters a culture of commitment to growth and success
The successful candidate will have proven leadership and management skills. They will have a deep understanding of the British curriculum, instructional practice; including the integration of technology. The candidate will have a passion for Early Years and Primary education and have the ability to develop and implement strategic growth plans that positively impact the schools performance.
Kids’ Academy International School is accredited by the Office for National Education Standards and Quality Assessment (ONESQA) and is also a member of the International Schools Association of Thailand (ISAT).
For further details regarding our school see our website: www.kidsacademy.ac.th
– Bachelor’s Degree in Education or a PGCE
– Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in a leadership role
– Experience with children 18 months – 11 years
– Excellent in depth knowledge of EYFS and UK Primary curriculum
– British citizens preferred
What we offer:
The school offers a competitive international salary and benefits package;
– 120,000 Thai Baht (dependant on qualifications and leadership experience)
-2 year renewable contract (with bonus)
-BUPA Medical Insurance package
-Visa & Work permit provided
How to apply:
-Please send your CV, a covering letter, expected salary and a recent photo to us at: email@example.com.
-Interviews can be conducted in person, via skype or telephone.
-The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Successful candidates must be willing to undergo background checks (references and validation of qualifications) and provide an up to date disclosure check from DBS direct (at own cost).