Center Principal (Advanced Placement)
We are seeking a Center Principal (Advanced Placement) to manage the international high school program in one of China’s top high schools.
Location: Beijing, China
Start date: August 2022
Contract type: Full-time fixed term (two years’ contract with annual renewal thereafter).
The Center Principal (Advanced Placement) role
In this important leadership position, you will manage our international curriculum center in Beijing. The center is located in one of the most prestigious high schools in China and offers Advanced Placement courses. The school is very highly regarded and the AP section has been producing excellent results, leading to ever-increasing student enrolment.
With the support of the center director and the Dipont head office education team, you will manage the day-to-day running of teaching activities in the center and develop strategies for its future development.
Students in the center (aged 15 to 18) seek to gain entry at top universities overseas and are generally exceptionally motivated and high-achieving.
In the role of center principal, you will also be expected to teach courses in English, economics/statistics or computer science.
Salary and benefits
- Competitive salary levels
- Accommodation allowance
- Annual return airfare
- Annual bonus
- Worldwide medical cover
- Favorable cost of living
- High disposable income
Training and development
You will have the opportunity to transfer to other locations or programs during the course of your employment. In addition, you will benefit from internal career development opportunities, with the potential to move into curricula or center management roles. We provide workshops, support and access to external training.
You will have:
- a minimum of two years’ experience as a high school principal or deputy principal
- a formal teaching qualification (BEd/PGCE or equivalent)
- AP curriculum experience
- experience teaching English, economics/statistics or computer science
You will join a growing network of educators with a focus on collaboration, support and career development. You will engage in high-quality educational practice in one of the fastest-growing sectors globally.
About Dipont Education
Dipont Education manages international educational programs (delivering A-level, Advanced Placement and IB Diploma Programs) within some of the most highly regarded high schools in China. We currently employ over 400 expatriate educators and have more than 7,000 students on roll.