2019-2020 Chinese Principal Position

Montessori School of Shanghai, West Hongqiao Campus | Shanghai, Shanghai, China

Posted Date 7/30/2019

This is your opportunity to broaden your professional horizons! The Montessori School of Shanghai, accredited by the American Montessori Society and Middle States Association of Schools is seeking a Chinese Bilingual Principal who is fluent in written and spoken Chinese as well as fluent in spoken English.  Candidate must have a solid experience in building cohesive learning communities that are aligned with the Chinese standards plus the philosophical principals of the Montessori method.  The successful candidate will lead one of the established MSS campuses with the support of an International English-speaking Montessori Academic Director.

Attributes that strengthen the candidate's acceptance is evidence of positive energy, ability to seek solutions to challenges, set priorities, complete actions and, of utmost importance, the candidate must be able to mentor teachers and parents towards a common goal of identifying and serving children’s developmental needs. 


  • 3-5 years teaching experience in Early Years(preferably Montessori)
  • Bachelor Degree (minimum)
  • Experience preparing annual Chinese government review reports
  • References that support required performance

***Candidates without required Montessori experience agree to enroll in sections of the Early Childhood Montessori course offered by Trinity Montessori Education Center in Shanghai. 

Competitive salary and benefits based on experience and qualifications.   

Contact talent@montessorisos.com

Please visit our websites:






Credential Level
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Position Type
Full-Time (12 mos.)
Phone+8621 59886688

Share this job