Director of Digital Technology (Whole School) at The Alice Smith School in Malaysia
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Director of Digital Technology (Whole School)
The Alice Smith School (Malaysia)

Dec 19, 22
Jan 13, 23




We are seeking to recruit a dynamic and energetic Director of Digital for August 2023.

Are you a senior digital or IT professional looking for a new opportunity to join an innovative environment? 

Are you an agile leader? Would you like to unleash the potential of a digital strategy across a diverse organisation?

At Alice Smith, we seek leaders who are committed to nurturing and sustaining a learning organisation. If you would like to be part of a learning community like ours, we want to meet you. Let’s continue to strengthen our school community together. Join KLASS to continue to drive our reputation for proven expertise in education. 


Our teams are diverse, wide-ranging and deeply committed to their own professional development. The Alice Smith School is an extraordinarily engaging place to work, an authentic learning organisation and a thriving community. This is a unique opportunity to join a highly collaborative leadership team which is designing the next phase of our school’s future. 

You will drive the development, operation and implementation of a shared vision for the innovative integration of learning and organisational technology across the school.

You will foster an environment and culture in which Digital Technology enables and enhances the learning vision to be realised.  

You will ensure that the digital vision and its implementation encompasses the whole organisation, including academics, infrastructure, communication and operation through best practice across the following areas:

  • Learning & Teaching

  • Communication

  • Infrastructure development

  • IT Operations

  • Hardware and Software provision

  • System Integration

  • Communication

  • Safeguarding and Data Protection

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Job Description:


Information for Candidates:

To apply, please ensure that your application and supporting statement clearly show how you meet the job description and person requirements for this role at Alice Smith. To be considered for this role, please provide a copy of the Letter of Application, CV and fully complete all sections of the application form and email it to


Application form

The KLASS benefits package includes a highly competitive salary, excellent medical insurance, contract renewal incentives, relocation flights and allowances and free school places for up to three dependent children.

In case of query, please contact our HR Manager/Expat Services, Ms Aileen Oon,  via email (

Closing date for applications: Friday 13th January 2023

The recruitment process and safer recruitment statement

Longlisted candidates will be asked to complete an initial automated video interview on Modern Hire at their convenience. Following this, shortlisted candidates will be invited to take part in a final face-to-face interview process, in Kuala Lumpur (30-31 January).

The Alice Smith School is committed to safeguarding children and young people through safer recruitment practices. The school's recruitment protocols adhere to the standards set for accredited British Schools Overseas. Candidate references will be checked and qualifications attested. Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), International Child Protection Certificate (ICPC) or local police checks are required, together with a Statement of Medical Fitness. 

Did You Know…?

Senior Associate Robert Barlas is the author of the Teaching Overseas Handbook.