Thank you for your interest in joining the teaching team at the International School of Lusaka. We are seeking experienced teachers who meet the qualifications of our teacher profile and demonstrate a love for the profession.

To view our current vacancies, please click here.

Application Process

Once you have expressed interest in a vacancy at ISL, the Head of School or the Primary or Secondary Principal will interview all candidates who are being considered for positions. During your interview, you will learn in more detail about the post, the school's expectations and conditions of employment and life in Zambia. Please be ready to ask any questions you have relating to the role, the school or living in Lusaka. Interested candidates should submit the following:

An application letter (a maximum of 2 pages in A4 format) explaining why you are interested in the position and why you would be a good fit for our school.
An up-to-date and detailed curriculum vitae (a maximum of 2 pages in A4 format).
Contact details for 3 professional referees.
A statement describing your educational philosophy (1 page in A4 format).

Please combine all documents in a single pdf file and email to jobs@islzambia.org.

Salary and Benefits

ISL offers the following salary and benefits.

Competitive basic Salary (paid in US dollars)
Gratuity at the end of 2 year contract (equivalent to 35% of basic salary (paid in US dollars)
Baggage and shipping allowance at the beginning and end of the contract
Furnished accommodation for overseas hire staff including basic utilities
Settling in allowance
Tuition for dependent children (80% fee waiver for up to 2 children)
Health insurance for faculty and dependents including emergency medevac