At the International School of Düsseldorf, we recruit qualified and experienced teachers and administrators from all around the world who believe in our vision, mission, definition of learning, who support our commitment to internationalism and who are happy to embrace ISD's core values.



Elementary School Classroom Teacher

Application deadline: 8 March 2024

Elementary School Assistant (Part-Time)

Application deadline: 26 February 2024

Facilities Manager

Application deadline: 31 March 2024

Camp Coordinator

Application deadline: 2 February 2024


Our school year starts in August and our recruitment begins in January of the same calendar year. Applications for specific positions can be submitted whenever open positions are published. We typically begin listing our upcoming openings in December here on our website.

We also frequently post openings on external websites such as Search Associates and Stepstone.

If you currently live in the Düsseldorf area, hold a German work permit, and are interested in working as a substitute teacher at ISD, please email your application to Marie Willis, HR Director,



To apply for an advertised vacancy, please send us the following documents in a single PDF file:

  • A letter of application, no longer than two pages, outlining your strengths as a candidate.

  • Your current CV, no longer than two pages.

  • On one page, the names and up-to-date contact details of three referees, including company name, position, phone number and e-mail address.

Send your application via email to Marie Willis, HR Department, Remember to include the title of the position you're applying for in the subject field.

We will give priority to applicants who have had personal conversations with our Director at any of the job fairs he is attending.

If you are interested in employment for the following academic year, we would also recommend that you sign up with either Search Associates or Teacher Horizons.