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Last Updated: 24 August 2023

Vice-Principal (Administration)

1. Overview

As a Vice-Principal (Administration), you are a key member of the school’s senior management team, overseeing all non-curriculum areas.

Leading a team of Executive and Administrative Staff (EAS), you will work with and support School Leaders through effective school administration and efficient management of resources.

Learn more about being a Vice-Principal (Administration) from Mdm Jenny Tan

Responsibilities and Competencies

Vice-Principal (Administration)

You will work with the Principal in the following areas:

  • Lead and oversee school's operations, processes and execution through a good understanding of prevailing policies, guidelines and systems related to finance, procurement and HR. 
  • Oversee the planning and allocation of budget and resources. 
  • Drive and promote the use of IT to enhance school processes and increase productivity. 


  • Possess good understanding of prevailing policies in finance, procurement, and HR.
  • A dynamic and highly driven individual with strong communication, interpersonal and stakeholder management skills.
  • Strong strategic thinking, analytical and leadership skills.
Applicants should submit a cover letter including a short summary of relevant work experience and skillsets that would help you contribute to the position.

Salary and Benefits

Your starting salary will range from $8,500 to $9,500.

Should you be successful in your application, you will be placed on the Management Executive Scheme and be eligible for Civil Service benefits, which includes:

  • Leave benefits including vacation and medical leave.
  • Subsidised medical and dental benefits.
Learn more about the benefits as a Public Officer