​JIS International Academic Director Profile

Mr Sidney Rose is a senior British Educator and School Leader with more than 30 years’ experience in International Education in many countries and cultures, with several different curricula – especially the Cambridge Programmes. He has worked with the Ministries of Education in several countries advising them on education policies and procedures, and directly for the royal families of Dubai and Qatar. Over the years he has lived and worked in: UK, Hong Kong, Singapore, Dubai, Sweden, Qatar, India, China and now Vietnam. This is the 6th school in which he has been a school leader.

He is a Fellow of the Royal Society (RSA) and has sat on The Committee of The Society of Education Consultants. He was working with Cambridge University on the development of a “Glocal Education” programme, combining the best of the Cambridge International standards with local language and culture.

He is also an artist and poet.

Mr Rose is very familiar with South East Asia, having worked on several projects in the region and adores Vietnamese cuisine.

He is more than well –experienced in the field of international education and has been a regular speaker and presenter at education conferences globally.