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

Primary School Counsellor

January 2020

A qualified and experienced international school counsellor is required from January - June 2020. This is a full-time temporary position. 

Educational Technology Manager

August 2020

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

Substitute Teachers

September 2019

Applicants from interested candidates are invited to substitute when teachers are absent from school. Candidates should have specialist subject knowledge or experience in education. 

Permanent Substitute Teacher

October 2019

A permanent substitute teacher position is available for substitution of classes in the Primary and Secondary school. The position is part-time and candidates should have prior teaching experience. 

PYP Classroom Teacher

February 2020

A PYP classroom teacher vacancy to cover a maternity leave absence is available from February 2020. Applicants should have prior training and experience in the PYP. The initial contract duration for the position is expected to be approximately one year.

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.