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

Summer Language Camp Staff

July 2023

We are looking for teachers / assistants to join our Summer Language Camp team. The holiday camp at Dresden International School runs from 10 to 14 July 2023. The camp is designed to help students from 7 to 16 years old improve English or German language competency in a fun, friendly and nurturing environment. The majority of the participating students are from locals schools other than DIS.

Main duties include planning activities, running daily instructions for an assigned group, supervising indoor activities and the children while on a trip. If you have previous experience in such a role or have experience working with kids, we’d like to meet you. Our ideal candidate must be at least 18 years old, have experience working with children and the teacher must have English or German teaching experience. All staff will be supported by the Summer Language Camp coordinator. 

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send an email to career[at]

Information for Applicants

When applying for a position, please email your resume along with a cover letter in English, outlining your suitability, to Kathleen Werling, 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.