Vice Principal (Head of Senior School) – Shrewsbury International School Bangkok (Riverside Campus)


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Shrewsbury International School Bangkok is looking for an outstanding leader to take up this role at its Riverside Campus from August 2022.

This is one of South-East Asia’s top-performing schools providing an exhilarating international education for 1800 boys and girls between the ages of 3 and 18. Teaching and learning follow best international standards, inspired by the English National Curriculum, and include a comprehensive Thai language and culture programme.  Growth and investment in the campus facility continues, creating opportunities for outstanding teachers and leaders.

Leaders who have energy, experience and full commitment to the profession are invited to submit applications.  This is an opportunity to join and lead a remarkable community, and a highly successful, flourishing and growing Senior School.  With an exemplary  track record, the school now requires a visionary, dedicated and able professional capable of sustaining, developing and delivering the very best outcomes for its ambitious Senior School students.

Reporting directly to the Principal, the Vice Principal (Head of Senior) has the responsibility for the day-to-day running of the Senior School and works across a full range of operational and strategic matters, including the ongoing expansion of the Senior School to optimise  newly-completed state of the art facilities.

An excellent package of international benefits is offered, and teachers and families wishing to add an enriching dimension to their lives are warmly encouraged to find out more.  The school is affiliated  with Shrewsbury School UK ( ) and enjoys a stunningly spectacular setting on the banks of Bangkok’s Chao Phraya river.

The initial phase of recruitment for this position will be handled by RSAcademics Ltd on behalf of Shrewsbury International School Bangkok (Riverside Campus).

For a preliminary, confidential conversation about this position with Jean Sullivan, Head of International Search, or Keith Clark, Head of International Appointments, please contact 

To apply, candidates should complete an application form electronically and submit it to RSAcademics, together with a CV and a covering letter addressed to Robert Millar, Principal-Designate, Shrewsbury International School Bangkok (Riverside). Please click the Apply Now link on the right side of this page. You will be taken to our online portal where you will be able to download an application form. Please follow the instructions provided to complete your application.

Letters of application are to be maximum of two pages and should outline the attraction of this position and why candidates feel their experience, skills and personal qualities qualify them for the role.

Should you have any queries relating to your application, please contact Alison Hooper, Project Coordinator, at Alison can also be reached by calling +44(0)1858 383163.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 16 November, 2021 at 10:00 (UK))/17:00 (Thailand).

Rigorous background checks including DBS at enhanced level or International Child Protection Certificate (ICPC) will be conducted.

RSAcademics is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in schools.

Shrewsbury International School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

Key Dates

Deadline for receipt of applications is Tuesday 16 November, 2021 at 10:00 (UK))/17:00 (Thailand)

Preliminary interviews with RSAcademics will take place by videoconference in the week commencing 15 November 2021.

Long list interviews will take place by videoconference or in-person with members of the School’s Selection Committee in the week commencing 29 November 2021

Final stage interviews will take place in the week commencing 13 December 2021.