Why join ISL?

Our school is a unique place. We support and foster diversity in all of its forms, and believe that diversity increases collective intelligence. We are a caring, vibrant and positive community, highly reflective on our practices and impact, and dedicated to the well-being of our students and our staff. We offer opportunity for personal growth and professional development. At ISL, we continuously aspire to improve.

Our work community is hard working, committed, and passionate. In return, we offer a rewarding, collaborative, and trusting work environment, an approachable leadership team, and a modern and spacious campus located right in the centre of Europe.

We Care for Children: Child Protection

The International School of Lausanne is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

A background check, including criminal records check and/ or police clearance, will be conducted on all successful applicants.

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We Care for Diversity and Inclusion

As an international school, diversity and inclusion is embedded in our daily life. ISL is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or age. Find out more about our values and code of behaviour here.

“ I believe ISL is a place where every teacher is able to shape and develop the culture of learning, and make a meaningful contribution to the community. ”

Arend Koeditz – TEACHER OF MUSIC, TEACHER OF THEORY OF KNOWLEDGE

Living in Lausanne, Switzerland

Located in the centre of Europe, Switzerland is a small country of eight million inhabitants. With four official languages and a federal system where each Canton has great political autonomy, each region of Switzerland is quite different. Lausanne is situated in the French-speaking part of the country, in the Canton of Vaud. Lausanne’s population numbers 300,000 inhabitants, approximately 20 percent of whom are expatriates. Lausanne and the country as a whole rank high in polls as desirable locations for expatriates to call home. Switzerland is recognised as having a very good standard of living, and offering a healthy lifestyle, many cultural amenities, high standards of medical care, and a stable job market. Lausanne is a lively cosmopolitan city with many cultural and sporting events throughout the year. The city is superbly located with magnificent views across the lake and with Geneva airport 45 minutes away.

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Key Facts ISL Workforce

  • 250+

    Workforce

  • 177

    Permanent Staff

  • 25

    Nationalities

“I believe ISL is a great place to work, learn and make new connections with people from all over the world.”

TONYA – FRONT DESK ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

For further information or questions, please contact our HR Team.

  • PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL APPLICATIONS NEED TO BE SUBMITTED THROUGH THE JOB LISTING AT THE TOP OF THIS PAGE. NO APPLICATIONS SENT BY EMAIL WILL BE ACCEPTED UNLESS SPECIFICALLY REQUESTED FOR A JOB POSTING.