Management Team

Hailing Wu
Deputy Head of Kindergarten
Hailing Wu has worked in international and comparative education for over a decade. Read More
Sophia Morling
Pastoral Assistant Head for the Primary School
Ms Morling believes that “As educators, it is our duty to ensure the physical, social and emotional welfare of pupils. It is the essential foundation upon which learning can take place.” Read More
Jessica Boulton
Academic Assistant Head for the Primary School
Ms Boulton's strong belief in a student-centered approach to education actively represents the core values of NKCS.  Read More
Cindy Jiang
Pastoral Assistant Head for the Lower Secondary School
Ms. Cindy Jiang, who has been engaged in education for more than 20 years, has rich experience in education, teaching, and school management. Read More
Erin Christensen
Academic Assistant Head for the Lower Secondary School and Head of Modern Foreign Languages
Erin Christensen is a global-minded leader and educator with 15+ years of experience teaching and lecturing in International School and University settings in China and the USA. Read More
Mandy Wang
Pastoral Assistant Head for the Upper Secondary School
During the following 14 years, Mandy was dedicated to provide students best possible opportunities out of classroom, in their everyday school life, to prepare students as lifelong learners who can master the 21 century challenges. Read More
Samuel Jones
Academic Assistant Head for the Upper Secondary School and Head of Mathematics
Mr. Jones has been teaching in China since 2011, spending two years as Head of Mathematics at our partner school, Nanjing Foreign Language School, before joining NKCS. Read More
Michael Smith
Director of Co-Curricular Education and Head of Physical Education
Michael’s drive and commitment to best practice pedagogy has grown through his strong connection with sport, particularly as a cyclist and triathlete. Read More
Kirsty Lowery
Head of Boarding
Kirsty has worked in a variety of schools both in the state and independent systems in England. She has taught numerous GCSE and A Level syllabuses and is an outstanding practitioner with a vast amount of experience. Read More
Oswald Mason
Head of Science
Mr Oswald Mason graduated from Queens University of Belfast with a PhD in Veterinary Microbiology and a BSc in Food Microbiology. Read More
Tim Malone
Director of Sport
Tim is a highly experienced practioner with over 20 years’ teaching experience. Read More
Philip J. Oosthuizen
Head of Drama
Philip J. Oosthuizen has more than seven years' teaching experience, with the last four spent in China. Read More
Magdi Elsayed
Head of ICT
Mr Elsayed hails from the UK and comes to us with six years of full-time teaching experience, having taught at international schools in Egypt, England and China. Read More
Ranee Zhang
Head of Chinese
Xuefang Zhang is an enthusiastic teacher with a unique teaching style and a strong affinity with children and sense of innovation. Read More
Mark Lee
Head of Expressive Arts and Music
Originally from Leicestershire, England, Mark Lee is classically trained on the piano, achieving Grades 1-8 (distinction). Read More
Dawn Lee
Head of Visual Art
With over 14 year’s teaching experience, Dawn spent eleven years working in Ofsted rated ‘Outstanding’ schools the UK Read More
Adela Rujan
Head of Learning Support
Being trilingual in English, Spanish and Romanian, Ms Rujan strongly believes that this linguistic background enables her to better understand the needs and difficulties that English language learners face when studying in a second language. Read More
Joanna Rose
Director of Pastoral Care (International School)
Jo is committed to building an empowering community in which every student is equipped to lead change. Read More
Robert Steventon
Director of Academics (International School)
Robert aims to raise standards of teaching and learning across the school by putting the frameworks and support in place that will help all children succeed in meeting their goals. Read More