If you are seeking an opportunity to impact young lives and travel abroad, becoming a global educator may be the path for you. You will discover a wealth of incredible opportunities to make a world of difference within international school communities. The number of teaching and administrative positions has almost tripled in the past ten years and is expected to continue grow exponentially.
Enjoy incredible opportunities to explore the world and experience places that you have only dreamed of, often right at your new job’s doorstep. What more is there to say? Maybe just, “Bon Voyage!”
Schools and Classroom Experience
You’ll help foster a vibrant student life unique to each community, country, and culture.
International schools often have very high academic standards, small class sizes, and very motivated students ready to learn and grow. Schools vary greatly, from urban to rural settings, large university-type campuses to remote locations surrounded by nature. Across the spectrum, schools will be new, purpose-built, and technologically advanced.
Salaries paid at international schools vary greatly based on factors such as region, location, and school type. When considering an offer, it is important to take into account the entire package. Due to the many perks offered by international schools such as a housing allowances, tax benefits and lower cost of living, your savings potential is usually higher, giving you more financial freedom. Many international teachers save a large percentage of their salary while traveling the world and enjoying a great lifestyle! ISS provides its members with detailed salary and benefit reports for each opening.
Each school has a unique package, and benefits vary per region, country, school type, and a variety of other factors. Generally, international schools offer their expatriate employees an employment package that, along with the base salary, may include health, life and dental insurance, baggage or shipping allowance, relocation allowance, free housing or a housing allowance, flights home, contract completion bonuses, contract renewal bonuses, sick leave, and retirement plans. ISS members have access to detailed salary and benefit info as provided by each school.