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Glenealy School      Website:
Located in one of Hong Kong's most international and diverse residential communities, Glenealy School is a two form primary school which is part of the English Schools Foundation (ESF). With its 360 students and families the Glenealy School community describes itself as a “small school with a big heart”.

Glenealy School has a long and proud history of excellence, innovation and child-centred education. Our young, happy, and internationally-minded learners are inclusive, motivated to be the best they can be, and are excited about how they can make a positive difference in the world.



This is a community-based school and the community is hugely supportive of the school. Glenealy is now recruiting a principal for the academic year 2019-2020 onwards (date to be mutually agreed).

The ideal candidate will be
• Internationally minded;
• Passionate about learning and teaching and setting high expectations for every student;
• Knowledgeable about the IB Primary Years Programme;
• Able to lead, nurture and further develop the school’s academic, pastoral, social and cultural achievements;
• Committed to fostering a culture of continuous improvement;
• Adept and skilled at leading and developing a collaborative and progressive group of teachers;
• Responsive to the wider school community.

The rewards
• Competitive salary and cash / housing allowance;
• International medical coverage;
• Education allowance for two children;
• 20% gratuity upon successful completion of the initial two-year contract.


Applicants must have a proven track record as a senior leader in a school, a degree, a professional teaching qualification, fluency in English and a desire to contribute in a challenging and rewarding environment.

For further details of the position and application method, please visit

For information about the school, please visit

The below closing date is midnight Hong Kong Time

Closing Date: 31 Mar 2019
For enquiries, please contact Paul Munder at

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