student life 副校

  • CWA常熟世华学校
  • Changshu, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
  • Jun 01, 2021
High School Leadership/Head of Schools

Job Description


The student life program is essential to the fulfilment of CWA’s mission, values and educational philosophy.

The Student Life Vice-Principal provides leadership in maintaining a safe, secure, healthy, and positive

living environment that enhances students’ development both academically and personally.

Direct Reports

Reports to: Foreign Principal

Line manager to Director of Wellness& Boarding Center, Director of Student Life Office and Director of

Student Activities.

Main duties and responsibilities

  1. Overall leadership in student life

 Work with Foreign Principal on the design and delivery of residential and health and wellbeing

education program in alignment with the academic and IBDP program.

 Provide leadership for the Student Life staff.

 Responsible for crisis response and risk management in residential life.

 Act as designated safeguarding taking lead responsibility for all child protection issues at


 Develop CWA code of conduct to allow for positive student development.

 Organize and manage the provision of care and variety of support services, including social

emotional counselling and physical health to students.

 Oversees and organizes Parents’ conference (individual as well as calendar scheduled).

 Oversees and organizes night-studies.

 Oversees and organizes school assemblies.

 Monitor and communicate on students’ attendance and leaves of absence.

 Oversees Boarding Heads reports writing

 Works together with the Academic Department (Academic Dean, DPC) to devise the advisory


2、Residential Life

         Liaises with parents regarding serious concerns arising from student behavior and general

  1. welfare within the residential environment.

     Acts as a link between faculty and parents regarding academic issues communication.

     Organizes discipline-related process and procedures.

     Oversees the approved activities program both during the week and at weekends (when


    1. Administrative and personnel management

     Working in collaboration with the Operations Department to ensure the effective day-to-day

    management and operation of the residential areas of the School including the training,

    supervision and performance management of all full-time, part-time, and temporary staff.

     Conduct forward planning:

    o Induction programs for new students and residential staff

    o Allocation of students to dormitories (LINC)

    o Together with Foreign Principal: allocations of students to Advisors

     Conduct regular security check, and program risk analysis

    As a senior member of the faculty the Student Life Vice-Principal may be delegated other

    administrative responsibilities by the Foreign Principal.

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