Thank you for the interest you have shown in Dresden International School. Choosing the right school in which to develop your career is one of the most important decisions you will have to make, especially when this may involve moving to a new country. We hope that you will take a look at our website that will give you an insight into our values and the importance we place on professional development. 

We seek only the very best teachers, administrators and staff in our on-going journey to make the Dresden International School the foremost educator preparing students to become enlightened world citizens.

Vacancies are listed throughout the school year. We do hope that you will consider joining the Dresden International School team; we look forward to receiving an application from you.

Current Vacancies

Learning Support Teacher

August 2020

A one-year part-time position is available in the Secondary School for August 2020. Applicants must be trained in special educational needs to be considered. A department leadership role is available for suitably qualified candidates. 

Preschool K5 Teacher

August 2020

A full time state qualified and experienced K5 teacher (age 5/6) is required for August 2020.

PYP Coordinator/Assistant Principal

August 2020

This full-time leadership position is required for August 2020. Applications can only be considered from experienced PYP teachers or current PYP Coordinators.The position description is linked here.

Educational Technology Manager

August 2020

A qualified and experienced Educational Technology Manager is required from August 2020. This is a full-time position. 

IB English Teacher

August 2020

A full time teacher (Secondary School) is required for August 2020. A background in English literature is required.

IB Visual Art Teacher

August 2020

A part time teaching position (Secondary School) is available for August 2020.

PYP German Teacher

August 2020

A full time teaching position is available for August 2020. Applications need to be state registered and experienced.

Information for Applicants

When applying for a position, please email your resume along with a cover letter in English, outlining your suitability, to Luise Heyne, HR Assistant. Don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

Please note: Dresden International School does not charge candidates an advance fee of any kind (e.g., application, interview meeting, processing, training or any other costs). DIS will never ask for information about bank accounts to support a job application.

Preschool Campus

The preschool students (ages 1-5) learn in a beautiful, historic villa with large grounds in Dresden-Blasewitz. The environment is child centred, based on best early childhood learning practices provided by highly qualified, dedicated and caring staff.


School Campus

Students from Kindergarten and from Grade 1 to Grade 12 study at the school campus in Dresden-Altstadt. The modern campus facilities with a large sports hall offer excellent opportunities for students to progress in their learning successfully at all ages.