Lower School Grade 3 Homeroom Teacher, Maternity Cover, May - June 14, 2024


Key information

The Zurich International School is an independent day school in the Greater Zurich Area.
We offer a well-rounded curriculum in English to around 1300 students from all over the world, aged 3 to 18 years.

We are seeking a qualified Lower School teacher for this temporary vacancy. 



Applicants should have at least 2-3 years of previous Lower School teaching experience, preferably at an international school. Teaching certification is required, as is a current Swiss work permit. Applicants must furnish evidence of:

  • Teaching license including specialism
  • Documented record of excellence in teaching
  • BA / BSC or equivalent university degree
  • Experience with inquiry based pedagogy
  • Experience with Readers & Writers Workshop
  • Learner-centered focus
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development
  • Ability to differentiate for diverse learning needs, including EAL learners
  • Teamwork, collaboration, and active participation in school life


Please apply directly to ZIS using our online system through the employment page of our school website https://www.zis.ch/one-zis-community/employment