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Assistant Head of Secondary
British Vietnamese International School, Ho Chi Minh City

Job reference: 06718

Location: British Vietnamese International School, Ho Chi Minh City

Closing date: 21/05/2019

Department: Teaching

British Vietnamese International School

Ho Chi Minh City

The British Vietnamese International School (BVIS), offers a high-quality international education. Delivering the English National curriculum whilst deliberately nurturing and safeguarding the Vietnamese language, culture and heritage.

The school is committed to staff development and the Secondary School sets time aside for colleagues to participate in cross curricular professional learning communities. We are focused on engaging with good quality educational research and determined to seek out methods to give an excellent educational experience for our students. We value the experience and knowledge of all our staff and strive to ensure that their expertise helps to shape our school development.

BVIS is a member of the prestigious Federation of British Schools in Asia and is fully accredited by the Council of International Schools. We have wonderful facilities and were shortlisted in the community category for the TES Independent School Awards in 2018.

We are now seeking to add an outstanding leader to our staff team.

Secondary Assistant Headteacher

Applications are invited from enthusiastic, well qualified and experienced leaders for the above position.

The leadership areas of this post will depend on the applicant's strengths and experience and you will need to demonstrate a passions for whole school improvement and a have a proven track record of taking the initiative to significantly improve the academic, physical, social or emotional development of students  in the schools you have worked in.


Join our fast-paced international environment, and you will deliver UK National Curriculum and IGCSE or International A Level programmes. You will challenge your students to set ambitious targets for themselves and seek out and implement innovative teaching practices to enhance the student experience and outcomes. BVIS HCMC is proud to be a Nord Anglia Education school. Nord Anglia Education is the world’s leading premium schools organisation. We are a fast-paced and growing family of 61 international schools in China, Europe, the Middle East, South East Asia and The Americas, providing outstanding education to approximately 50,000 students from preschool to 18 years of age. Our schools are united by one philosophy - we are ambitious for our students, our people, our community and family of schools. This means that we want every student to achieve and progress more in our schools, than any other schools in the world. We ensure this through personalised learning enhanced with bespoke global opportunities and unique collaborations with orgaisations such as Juilliard, MIT and UNICEF. We learn from the best and with the best.


We offer you unsurpassed opportunities to innovate and develop best practice across our family, to access extensive professional development, and to gain exceptional experience and career development in our schools. At Nord Anglia, you will have opportunities to progress more, learn more, and collaborate more.


Closing date for applications is Tuesday 21st May 2019 although we encourage early application and may appoint before the closing date for the right candidate.

Further information can be obtained and downloaded from our web site or from the Job Train site.

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, identity check and a minimum 10 year criminal record check.


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