Job start: April 2021            Location:  Basel, Switzerland  
Contract type:  Full Time      Contract term:  Fixed-Term until 30 June 2022

ELA Basel - The Swiss British School of Basel is a happy, successful and growing international primary school with approximately 340 pupils located in the heart of Basel, Switzerland, a cosmopolitan city known for Science and Culture on the border with France and Germany.   Established in 1993, the school celebrated its 25th Jubilee in 2018 and is well-respected for offering the highest quality childcare and teaching, small class-sizes, a creative and dynamic curriculum based on the National Curriculum of England and Wales and a wide range of extracurricular activities and wrap-around care.

The school is looking to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced

Music Teacher

with the right to work in Switzerland with a start date of Monday, 12th April or later by agreement. The contract term will be a Fixed-Term, renewable position.
The successful candidate will join our team of committed professionals. If you would like to live and work in a culturally vibrant European city, are UK trained or have relevant experience of teaching German in an international setting, we would be pleased to receive your application.

To apply for the position, submit the following to the Executive Director at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Completed Teacher application form including three professional references (CVs may be submitted along with a completed application form)
  • Letter of application (one page outlining your skills and experience and why you would like to work at ELA Basel) and one recent passport style photograph

Application deadline: By return
Interviews will be held via zoom or in Basel. ELA Basel reserves the right to appoint an outstanding candidate early in the process.

Find out more about ELA Basel at our website:
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Please note ELA Basel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share in this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure Barring Service or local country equivalent checks.


SGIS do not accept CV's. For information on vacancies advertised or queries about positions available in Switzerland please contact schools directly. Please send your CV to the relevant school site.



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