Careers

Current Vacancies

Our School Philosophy commits to both academic excellence and unity. We therefore strive to employ highly motivated, international and talented teachers with outstanding creative minds to make learning a lively and fulfilling experience for our students. We are currently seeking teachers with experience in Early Years and Kindergarten Teaching as well as the IB PYP and MYP.

Applicants must have a relevant degree and teaching qualification as well as a minimum of two years’ qualified teaching experience in an international context and/or a Swiss Primary School in either French or German.

If you are interested in becoming part of our dynamic team, please apply for the relevant vacancy below.

For other job positions please click here to apply.

Recruitment Disclaimer

We have recently become aware of individuals and/or employment/recruitment agencies offering false employment opportunities in the name of Swiss International School Dubai (SISD).These perpetrators pose themselves as representatives of the Human Resources Department at SISD or recruiters acting on behalf of SISD by sending emails to persons offering them attractive jobs with our school or providing them with contracts of employment purporting to be from SISD. Candidates who respond to such emails or register with these employment agencies are asked to pay a sum of money by way of a guarantee for the placement. SISD does not collect interview fees from applicants nor does it authorise any employment/recruitment agency to offer and/or execute any employment contracts on behalf of SISD. All employment offers and contracts are handled by our Human Resource Department directly with the potential employee. All available career opportunities are posted on our website through the Careers page.

We recommend that you do not:

  • Respond to any unsolicited employment propositions and/or offers of employment from people or organisations that are unfamiliar or who have approached you which claim to represent SISD.
  • Disclose your personal or financial details to anyone or any organization you do not know or whom you have not approached directly;
  • Send any money;
  • Engage in further communication if you believe the communications may be fraudulent. All communicate from SISD will be from a @SISD.ae email address only, but even that address may be being used fraudulently and without our consent. Please contact us directly through our careers page to confirm the status of an application and/or the identity of the person dealing with your application or verify the authenticity of the purported offer of employment.

If you receive such proposals, we would advise that you contact your local police and provide them with all information you may have from the senders (email addresses, phone/fax details, employment contracts, etc).

The Primary Librarian is responsible to set up and oversee the Primary Library in line with the International Baccalaureate PYP Programme and KHDA requirements, and in close collaboration with the Head of Primary.

The Head of Arabic Department reports to the Head of School and is responsible for managing the Arabic Curriculum, developing and monitoring the teachers within the department, monitoring pupil progress and report checking. A key component of the role will be to ensure the continued development of student’s progress in learning Arabic as a first and second language.

The role of a IB MYP/DP Chemistry Teacher is to deliver excellent teaching and learning.

The role of a IB MYP/DP Chemistry Teacher is to deliver excellent teaching and learning.

Applicants are invited to apply directly to SISD by submitting:

a letter of application addressed to the Head of School no longer than two pages, explaining your strengths as a candidate and why you are interested in the position
a current CV including a recent passport size photograph and details of two professional referees, of which one should be a current or most recent employer, line manager or supervisor

Email applications should be sent to hr@sisd.ae

SISD is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all its employees and students. A police check and satisfactory references is a pre-requisite for all appointments.

We are looking to add to our list of supply teachers who cover for our permanent teachers when they are absent from school.
• French native speaking Early Years & Primary Class Teachers
• German native speaking Early Years & Primary Class Teachers
• English native speaking Early Years & Primary Class Teachers
• Specialist Teachers (Art, Music, PE)