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  • A Unique Approach

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    Our staff are dedicated to knowing every child well and adapting the teaching approach to ensure all can be successful.


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Paul Sean Holyome

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  • National Diploma in Management (7 Distinctions) | South Downs College, UK
  • BSc (Hons) Business Economics & Sociology | University of Southampton, UK 
  • PGCE Secondary Business Education | Brighton University, UK

Paul is joining us having spent 3 years as the Executive Principal of Compass International School our NAE school in Qatar. Before this, Paul was Principal of the British School Yangon and Principal of BVIS in Ho Chi Minh City.

Paul has a degree in Business and Economics from Southampton University, a PGCE and has successfully completed the National Professional Qualification for Headship. Paul has a wealth of educational experience spanning over 25 years. Before embarking on his international career, Paul was Vice Principal of an Academy and Headteacher of a middle school, both on the Isle of Wight in the UK.

Paul is committed to ensuring the best for all students and staff in his care. Paul enjoys embracing new cultures and has enjoyed working in Asia and the Middle East. Paul is delighted to be back in Vietnam, a place that is very dear to his heart.