Swans School Headmaster - Marbella

by Mr anonymous
(ex U.K)

Can anyone tell me why the Headmaster of Swans (senior school) left after such a short period of time? I mean he was only in charge for two and a half years before he jacked it in. Does anyone know why?

Comments for Swans School Headmaster - Marbella

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Dec 04, 2010
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Swans International School headmaster
by: Marbella Family

I never found out what happened to the old headmaster of Swans International School in Marbella, but I recently met the new one, Mr. Morisson. He was very pleasant and seemed to be very aware of his school and in control. He has spent a successful year at Swans and is still there! So that´s something already.

It´s not unusual for directors and teachers to spend a couple of years on the Costa del Sol and pack up their bags for another adventure elsewhere. In the last five years I have been here I have witnessed a high turnover rate (in general) of staff at our own school (Laude San Pedro) as well in other schools. It seems to me, that many people come out to the Costa del Sol (this goes for anyone and any profession) to have a great experience under the sun. For one reason or another, whether it´s a higher paying job or preference to live in a bigger city people tend to come and go. My own children have lost so many friends from school that they made when they were younger. Some have left to return to their home country and some have left for other schools.

The high turnover rate of staff doesn´t surprise me anymore and I don´t seem to expect anyone to stay anymore. All I can hope for is that there is a smooth transition of staff and so far, in our school, with all the ups and downs that we have had, I am satisfied. It would only surprise me to meet a teacher or headmaster who has stayed in a post for a long period of time (say 10 years or more). It´s just par for the course.

Click here to add your own comments

Post your own submission to the Marbella Community! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to A: READER INPUT - ASK A QUESTION.

Marbella Family Blog

  1. Does anyone have 2 child seats, 1 for a 5 yr old and 1 for a 3 yr old, they either don't need anymore, or I can hire or buy from? Thanks, Mike.

    Mar 19, 18 04:36 AM

    Does anyone have 2 child seats, 1 for a 5 yr old and 1 for a 3 yr old, they either don't need anymore, or I can hire or buy from? Thanks, Mike.

    Read More

  2. Stars of the West End - The Best of the Musicals

    Mar 09, 18 08:02 AM

    Lovers of West End and Broadway musicals are in for a treat when the Stars of the West End show returns by popular demand. Following 4 sell-out shows

    Read More

  3. English Movie Listing - Costa del Sol | MarbellaFamilyFun.com

    Mar 09, 18 07:58 AM

    English Movie Listing - Original version movies showing in Marbella. Updated and published weekly. Share it with your movie buff friends.

    Read More