Situated in Northeast Zurich, International School Zurich North opened in 1999 and joined the Cognita family of schools in 2019. We offer a fully rounded, academically stimulating education to children between the ages of 3-18.

We are currently looking for a part-time

Primary German Teacher (up to 60%)

ISZN is currently seeking a well qualified teacher of German as an additional language to Primary school children. While experience of teaching the IB is advantageous, a commitment to the values of the IB is more important. We offer a supportive working environment and extensive opportunities for professional development.

Applicants need to be native German speakers and in possession of a recognised Teaching qualification.

Please note, this appointment is for an immediate start, therefore, the candidate should be currently residing in Switzerland and available to start work within a month.
We kindly wish to inform you that only candidates who complete the application form, which can be found here, will be considered.
For more information and to submit your application, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ISZN is an inclusive community of students and educators and welcomes candidates from diverse backgrounds.
Cognita Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. Appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check for regulated activity (if the candidate has lived in the UK) and/or criminal/police or equivalent background checks for all other countries inhabited (irrespective of whether you worked in those countries).

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