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About this vacancy

Are you our next principal for Internationella Engelska Skolan? 

IES is growing every year and we are looking for experienced school leaders across the country who will create the opportunity for every student to realise their own potential in an international environment.

Internationella Engelska Skolan has been making a difference in the lives of our students for almost 30 years. We believe this is due to our clear ethos with engaged and visible leaders creating an environment in which teachers can teach and students learn. A diverse student and staff body, with English the language of the corridors, brings other perspectives and the world to your doorstep. We place the same emphasis on developing our students academically and socially, so they can step confidently into the adult world.

IES Upplands Väsby opened in 2020 and offers outstanding bilingual education to around 600 students between grades F-9 and a fulfilling career opportunity for around 60 employees.

To work at IES is to be part of a professional community. As a principal you will nurture this community within your school, engaging and motivating with an approach based on trust and respect. As a professional yourself, you will be part of the 46 person IES principal network, supporting and challenging each other as colleagues. There are frequent opportunities to learn from each other’s diverse experiences and develop yourself. Operational support is provided by your regional director and functional experts at the head office.

IES takes pride in leadership excellence and as an IES leader you really can make a difference and impact the lives of our students.

Who are you?

You have a proven track-record in a leadership position in the Swedish education sector with solid people management experience. You are a true believer in bilingualism, international in mindset and attitude. You are able to apply your extensive knowledge of pedagogical leadership to create a work environment focused on professional growth. You are passionate about education and create a climate for learning. You are described as a visible, forward-thinking leader and will be a positive role model for the IES culture, inspiring both students and staff.

Want to find out more?

Questions are answered by Regional Director


Please send your CV and covering letter to citing reference IES Principal Upplands Väsby by 24th of March.


About IES

Internationella Engelska Skolan (IES) is a leading independent school group ("friskola") with academic results far above average and a diverse and energetic staff. Teaching is through both Swedish and English, with English the language of the corridors. IES is one of Sweden's largest school groups at "Grundskolan" with 46 schools and around 32,000 students across the country. IES has grown steadily and maintained quality since 1993.

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