Harrow International School Hong Kong expects to receive applications from school leavers in the European countries, South East Asia, Australia, New Zealand, and southern Africa. Successful candidates are likely to have the attributes listed below.

  1. Qualifications: a good standard of general education; a Lifeguard certificate is an advantage.
  2. Skills: effective leadership and team working skills; good verbal communication skills; good IT skills; good sporting prowess or skills in non-sport extra-curricular activities; excellent time management; and the ability to work calmly under pressure.
  3. Personal Qualities: honesty and integrity; friendly, outgoing and confident; conscientious; self-motivated and enthusiastic; initiative and common sense; flexibility; an ability to develop a culture of respect with students from a wide range of nationalities, including those only one year younger than the gap student; willingness to take on responsibility with supervision; willingness to integrate into the life of the School and a boarding house in particular; willingness to learn and embrace the local culture; and good general health.

In 2017-18, there will be opportunities for three boys and three girls.

If you wish to apply, please complete the application form by email to:

on or before Friday, 16 September 2016.

Interviews by Skype will take place over the weekends of 24 and 25 September, and 1 and 2 October.


Last updated: 18 Aug 2016 11:21