Thank you for your interest in the International School of Nanshan Shenzhen. We are actively searching for colleagues to join us for the 2019-2020 school year and beyond. All interested candidates who are qualified for a listed opening should apply using the buttons below.

ISNS Faculty
ISNS Faculty

ISNS is looking for caring individuals who are highly committed to guiding students through life's journey of personal and academic growth.  We desire teachers who are passionate about what they teach.  ISNS teachers must be collaborative, creative and open-minded.  We seek teachers who understand proven educational practices and those who are willing to exploring cutting edge ideas.  ISNS teachers must utilize an inquiry-based approach to learning that is student-driven.  

All applicants must hold a bachelor's degree and full teacher certification or license from an English speaking country, with the exception of those applying to teach French and Mandarin Chinese.  Prior IB training and experience is preferred.

ISNS has a stringent Child Protection Policy in place.  All candidates for a teaching position at ISNS must submit to a criminal background check.  A minimum of three references must be provided, including one from a recent supervisor.  Security cameras are in operation throughout the school and classrooms.  All classrooms are open to clear view from the corridors.  Frequent classroom observations are conducted by peers and administration.

Openings for 2019-2020 School Year

MYP Individuals and Societies Teacher (Social Studies)

ISNS is seeking an experienced and knowledgeable MYP Individuals and Societies Teacher for Grades 8 and 9.

Start Date:  August 5, 2019

Design Teacher and MYP Hour Technology Coach

ISNS is seeking a creative individual who is talented and certified to teach MYP Design as well as lead some MYP Hour sessions related to Design/Technology.

Start Date:  August 5, 2019

Primary Teachers (Grade 3 and Grade 5)

ISNS is seeking two highly qualified and experienced homeroom teachers in the primary school for Grades 3 and 5.    Training and experience with the PYP is preferred.

Start Date:  August 5, 2019

Primary EAL Teacher (Grade 2)

ISNS is seeking a highly qualified and experienced EAL teacher in the primary school for Grade 2.    Training and experience with EAL is required.

Start Date:  August 5, 2019

MYP English Teacher (Language and Literature)

ISNS is seeking a caring and committed educator to work with middle school students in our English Department.  A bachelor's degree and BEd./teaching license is required.  MYP experience is preferred.

Start Date:  August 5, 2019

Questions may be referred to the ISNS Head of School, David Swanson, at: