Leadership Team

Beth Jones

Head of School


  • Joined ISA Tianhe International school in 2016 and helped to establish the first of our ISA schools.
  • 30 years' education experience including in Primary and Early Years schools in the UK, and Europe, and IGCSE and A Level in Russia.
  • Has the BA Hons in University of Exeter;post Graduate Diploma in Literature; post Graduate Certificate of Education.
  • Has trained in IB PYP Leadership and Pedagogical Leadership and holds the IB Leadership Certificates.
  • TYCEMC Teacher Trainer and advisor to International Scholastic Trust(IST) of Singapore
  • Parent Representative of Cambridge University Class of 2021

Angela Lisle

Early Years Coordinator


  • PGCE in Primary Teaching, Bachelor of Education and Employment, Degree in Child and Youth Studies
  • Over 21 years of teaching experience in the UK, Middle East, and China and specializes in early years education
  • Angela enjoys working in an international environment and is committed to the ethos and core values of the ISA family to develop and implement an academic and holistic curriculum for children in an international setting

Joshua Jacob

Acting PYP coordinator, Primary Coordinator

  • Bachelor of Education, Primary Teaching; Master of Education Studies specialising in Intercultural Education, teaching English as a foreign language and celebrating diversity in the classroom
  • Over 5 years' experience teaching early years and primary in the Irish education sector in a variety of roles, including mainstream class teacher and special educational needs teacher.

Fannie Li

Chinese Language Coordinator


  • Graduated from Southwest University, majoring in Chinese Language and Literature Education
  • Over 20 years’ experience in Chinese teaching
  • Has won awards in the Teacher Basic Skills Competition and Model Class Competition
  • “Excellent Teacher”, “Excellent Homeroom Teacher”, “Outstanding Party Member” and “Advanced Individual in Education”