Colombo Overseas School
Colombo Overseas School
Executive Human Resource Manager's Message


We are a school that is defined by our core values of excellence,innovation,sustainability,integrity and leadership.We are known for our culture of thinkers and makers due to our extraordinary teachers .People are central to every thing we do. After all,our success as an school depends upon the sucess of our teachers. Our teachers and dedicated professionals enable us to provide exemplary service to our students and partners, and take on sustainable teaching practices, By focusing on our stakeholder relationships, and environmental and community responsibilities. We beleive that teachers work their best when they are challenged, and when they have a clear defined path for success. This is why we empower COS Teachers to take ownership of achieving their career goals and their development.Our diverse, challenging, rewarding and safework environment ensures that our teachers are engaged and have the opportunity to grow professionally and personally. Following are Few human resource principles that support teacher development and drive accountability for moving the school forward.
Education and Development
All teachers are encouraged to invest in their professional development, in order to help them meet their career goals while maximising performance for current activities and projects. We also provide a comprehensive range of learning and development resources including individualised training and tailor made programs incooperation with a number of partners, as well as mentoring options to foster functional and technical excellence, encourage teamwork, promote COS values and enhance our ability to deliver results.
Talent Management
One of our main long term planning goals at COS is to continue with our effective talent management processes, as they povide an integrated means of identifying, selecting, developing and retaining top talent with in our school Network. To assist with this process, we prepare and implement specialised talent management programs in cooperation with the Research & Development center, where creativity is encouraged so that it leads to innovative solutions.
Health & Safety
We provide high quality facilities in order to enhance healthy employee working conditions through consultation with the workforce and professionals in this field.

N.Bimasha Kavindi Perera
Executive Human Resource Manager
Colombo Overseas School