Post Date: 28 Nov 2018

Functions: Education
Types: Contract
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The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Hong Kong

Vision of the School Education Department :
providing students with holistic Christian education, serving the community and bearing witness to Jesus.


* Starting from the 2019/20 school year

The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Hong Kong (ELCHK) is looking for an inspirational, visionary and engaging Principal of high calibre with an international perspective and clear Christian educational values. This is a unique opportunity for a dedicated and wise leader with experience to run ELCHK Lutheran Academy, a leading Christian DSS through-train school in Hong Kong.

ELCHK Lutheran Academy is a vibrant and culturally diverse DSS Christian school in Hong Kong offering an IB program for Years 1-12 and a DSE program for Years 10 -12.

Role Description :
To uphold the school's vision and mission and develop the school to the new milestone in accordance with the Education Ordinance of Hong Kong.

Minimum Qualification Requirement :

  • Hold a Master Degree or above in Education;
  • Attain Certificate of Principalship or expect to attain the Certificate before August 2019;
  • Be well versed with the latest development trend of education and curriculum in Hong Kong and internationally;
  • Possess at least 15 years of proven successful leadership, management and school administration experience preferably in a primary cum secondary school, demonstrating excellent abilities in team work, technical expertise, decision making, execution and strategic thinking;
  • Be ambitious and committed to continuing the school's development as well as the team's professional development.

Very attractive remuneration package and fringe benefits would be offered :
  • Highly competitive salary;
  • Medical Insurance and Dental Scheme;
  • MPF (Employer voluntary contribution included), and
  • 15% Contract-end Gratuity etc.

The current Principal will retire by the end of 2019/20 school year, so the successful candidate will join the school as the Principal-Designate and will shadow our current Principal in the first half year. Then he/ she will officially take up the tenure as Acting Principal in the remaining school year.


How to apply :
Please send full Curriculum Vitae with your current and expected salary to us by mailing to "School Education Department, ELCHK, 4th Floor, Lutheran Building, 50A, Waterloo Road, Yaumatei, Kowloon, Hong Kong" attention to Head of School Education Department, ELCHK. You should also provide us with your Statement of Educational Philosophy and two referees along with your application. Please mark "Application for the position of Principal, LA ELCHK" on the envelope. Deadline for application is 28 December 2018. Only short-listed candidates will be invited to an interview. Review of applications will commence immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

All information received will be kept confidential and for employment-related purposes only.

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