Principal Appointment

We are seeking an applicant with depth of faith, vision, and skill to lead our diverse school community of over 500 students and staff from over 25 countries in the challenging environment in which we operate.

The current principal will leave in June 2018. Ideally, the principal designate would be expected to join the staff in January 2018 or earlier, and take up the position after the current Principal’s departure the following semester, enabling a smooth transition.

Essential Attributes:
Committed, practising Christian, with a sense of “call”
Fluent in English
Suitably qualified – degree plus education diploma/certificate
Willing to participate fully in the life of a busy boarding school
Able to serve for a sacrificial salary

Desirable Attributes:
Some teaching experience in a cross-cultural context
Knowledge of the English National Curriculum

Distinctives of the School:
Co-educational English National Curriculum education for children aged 5-19
Affordable education for children of Christian workers based throughout Asia
A supportive residential environment
Indian and expatriate professional staff who sacrificially serve at the school as an expression of their Christian faith
Campus located high in the Nilgiri Hills of southern India
Consistently high scores on IGCSE and A Level exams
A strong music and drama program

Please send in a letter explaining why you are applying for this post. Please include reference to your experience, skills and sense of calling. This should be accompanied by a full CV (resume) that includes contact details of three referees – current employer, pastor and one other. All documents should be sent to the HR Secretary, Mr Ian McCabe, by email to

Applications close March 31, 2017

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