Primary School Principal - Istanbul, Turkey - Established and Growing Organization

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  • START DATE: 01/03/2018
  • Istanbul,Turkey
  • CONTRACT TYPE: Annual Contract
  • Middle East
Management / Administration ECE / Montessori Program

Job Overview

Our client has a number of accredited K-12 and ECE schools operating in Istanbul, Turkey, situated on both the Asian and European sides of the city. The organization is currently seeking an experienced Primary School Principal to join their administrative team to help supervise and lead three ECE primary programs. The ECE schools provide children with a structured, safe and caring environment, designed to bridge them academically into their internationally-recognized elementary and secondary programs.


The primary principal will earn approximately CAD $50,000 - CAD $55,000, tax free, for each 10 month academic contract. Additional benefits include a very nice private apartment, return airfare, medical insurance and visa support.


Applicants must be certified ECE or K-12 teachers. A master's degree is preferred. 5+ years administrative experience in an elementary or primary program, that includes international experience. Experience within ELL (ESL) programs is also preferred. Native English proficiency is required. Candidates should be motivated, culturally sensitive and have a desire to work in a diverse environment. Minimum of two recent professional references from supervisors.

Additional Details

The school currently offers primary, elementary and middle school programs, and expects to open a secondary program next year.

Employer Description

Our client has a number of accredited K-12 schools located on both sides of Istanbul, Turkey, in the Levent, Ulus, Caddebostan and Moda districts. The school provides children with an internationally-recognized education of the highest standard through a partnership with the New Brunswick Ministry of Education in Canada.

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