Our Leadership Team

Enabling local
and global success

Our leadership is made up of highly experienced and passionate teachers. Across both Tenby International School and Sekolah Tenby, our teachers take great pride in our Amazing Learning ethos and constantly strive to connect philosophy and action to ensure students are given personalised guidance to excel inside and outside the classroom.

Teachers here know that they can make an impact far beyond the classroom. By instilling a school culture that places emphasis on independence and resilience, they play a key role in developing students with the attributes necessary to be successful in both work and life.

Lee Chalkly
Campus Principal

Lee completed a Humanities degree in History and Film at the College of St Mark and John before completing a Post Graduate Certificate in Education at Exeter University. He returned to Luton to begin his teaching career. Whilst there he worked with Luton Town Football Club coaching the U11, U13 and U15 levels within the outreach programme. Following three years in Luton, Lee began his international career in Nairobi, Kenya where he was Deputy Head of Preparatory at Nairobi Academy.

For the last 25 years he has worked as a teacher and school leader with 12 years as Head of School. This experience has taken him and his family to seven countries and has included working with a variety of curriculums. Whilst serving as Director at the International School of Riga, the school leadership worked with the Latvian Ministry of Education to support the development of new pedagogy that was incorporated into the Latvian National Curriculum. The school was recognised for its innovation and commitment to great learning.

To support his professional growth Lee has completed an MBA in Educational Leadership at the University of Leicester, an MA in International Education at the University of Sunderland and a Post Graduate Diploma in Education with a focus on initial teacher training at the University of Nottingham. Additionally, he is a certified Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner.  He is experienced at leading schools through accreditation and is a visiting school accreditation leader.

Meet our Leadership Team

Eugene Azor
Head of Tenby International School, Secondary

Eugene is an educator who brings to bear a wide variety of experiences inside and outside the classroom to his role as Head of Tenby International School, Secondary.

Prior to joining Tenby Schools Ipoh in 2017, he was the Founder of AZOR CORP., an international trading corporation offering networking, consulting and IT solutions. He has also developed games designed to help English language learner to better grasp the concepts of the language, thus giving him a broader perspective on the learning journey that he brings to his role today.

Eugene is an enthusiastic and energetic person who aims to create positive energy and a desire to learn in any classroom he sets foot in.

Samantha Leuty
Head of Tenby International School, Primary

Samantha has been a primary teacher for 12 years, starting her career in Scotland before working in international schools in Kazakhstan, Abu Dhabi and now Malaysia. She graduated from Edinburgh University with an MA (Hons) in Social Anthropology, before completing her PGDE at Moray House School of Education in Edinburgh University.

Samantha joined Tenby Schools Ipoh in 2014 as an Early Years Leader (Meru) and, in 2016, became the Deputy Head of Primary for Tenby International School before moving to her current role in August 2019.

Lau Pin Sian
Head of Sekolah Tenby

Pin Sian joined Tenby Schools Ipoh in 2010 as a Mathematics teacher before becoming our Head of Mathematics a year later. She then became the Deputy of Tenby International School in 2018 and, as of August 2019, is now Head of Sekolah Sri Tenby Ipoh.

Pin Sian holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) from UPM, a Diploma in Education from USM and  a Cambridge International Diploma for Teachers and Trainers (CIDTT) from the University of Cambridge. She is now working towards becoming an accredited Cambridge Mathematics Trainer from the Cambridge International Assessment Examination Board (CIAE).

How to Apply

Interested candidates are invited to send in a letter of application together with a comprehensive CV including personal details, qualifications, work experience and contact details of three referees to hr.ipoh@tenby.edu.my.

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