Working at ISA

Our team of talented people share our passion for education and our commitment to being the best. We believe in investing in our employees’ careers, supporting them to explore their interests and expand their horizons across different areas and roles.

Teaching Careers


ISA operates international schools and foreign language schools in China, with future plans to extend to other countries around the world. We welcome exceptional educators who possess recognized teacher qualifications to join our team. Our teachers come from a large number of countries and a wide range cultural backgrounds.


We offer high-quality professional development for our staff, aligned with a range of career pathways within and across ISA schools and the wider organisation.


To start a career with ISA, interested parties must apply through our recruitment website. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend face-to-face and/or online interview with our Head of School and Senior Leadership Team. Potential candidates are required to provide three referees for pre-employment reference checks. The referees must include the current Principal/Head of School and/or the candidate’s direct supervisor.


ISA holds itself to high standards of recruitment, with specific attention to child protection, in keeping with the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection. Candidates must be prepared to undergo child protection screening and appropriate background checks.

Administrative Careers


Our administrative staff play an indispensable role in the success of ISA. Staff roles cover a range of professions including project planning, human resources, marketing, communications, finance, information technologies, facilities management, etc. From support staff up to senior executives, our teams are staffed with bilingual professionals and specialists who work in collaboration with school management and between the ISA Head Office and ISA Schools.


ISA is a vibrant place for staff to develop and pursue their careers. Staff will acquire different skillsets through our on-job training and professional development programmes. Career progression is supported within and across ISA schools and the wider organisation.


We welcome interested parties to view available positions by visiting our “current vacancies”