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.
Reports to: Foreign Principal
Line manager to Director of Wellness& Boarding Center, Director of Student Life Office and Director of
Main duties and responsibilities
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
Liaises with parents regarding serious concerns arising from student behavior and general
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
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.