Mr. Docherty started with Malvern College Chengdu in 2016 and is currently the Academic Headmaster of the school, overseeing all academic and related operations of the school. Mr. Docherty pursued his professional qualifications in the United Kingdom starting with a Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics. Then he attained his PGCE and Master of Education majoring in Mathematics. He has more than 30 years of experience in education including 15 years in senior school management. Mr. Docherty has a rich international school experience from several countries in Europe, Asia and Middle-East.
Mr. Kittermaster will be the Founding Head of Junior School of Malvern College Chengdu. He was previously the Head of Primary in Malvern College Egypt (MCE) during the period of 2015-2018. Mr. Kittermaster possesses a Bachelor of Arts majoring in History and Geography and a PGCE and started his education career in the United Kingdom. He has more than 20 years of experience in education including more than 10 years as Head of Junior School in two outstanding international schools, including Repton School in Dubai. Mr. Kittermaster is particularly strong in bringing the British Preparatory School ethos and holistic education to schools internationally.
Ms. Pun will join Malvern College Chengdu as Founding Primary Principal and Director of Education (Chinese) of Malvern College International (Asia), where she will also be supporting the education program in Chinese for other schools in Asia. Ms. Pun has attained her Bachelor of Education in Guangzhou and Master of Education with a major in Chinese Language Education in Hong Kong. She has more than 20 years of experience in education including over 10 years in highly reputable bilingual immersion schools in Hong Kong (International School Foundation) and Beijing (Keystone Academy). Ms. Pun is highly experienced in directing the Chinese curriculum with a particular strength in cross-disciplinary inquiry-based learning.
Mr. Dawson joined Malvern College Chengdu in 2017 and is the Deputy Head mainly overseeing pastoral matters and the boarding houses of the school. Mr. Dawson obtained his Bachelor of Education in the United Kingdom. He possesses more than 30 years of experience in the education sector including 10 years in senior school management. Mr. Dawson has intensive experience in pastoral care and school boarding management. He is well-equipped with different professional training relating to safeguarding children and boarding. Mr. Dawson is also an international educator who has worked in different countries in Europe, Asia, the Middle-East and Africa.