Employment at WISS

WISS hires highly qualified, experienced teachers, who are caring and compassionate. All positions require that applicants be experienced, certified professionals in their field, speak English fluently, be physically fit, and able to pass a criminal background check. Salary and benefit packages are competitive. Please check our website regularly for updates in employment opportunities.

Employment Opportunities

PYP Coordinator (Early Years)

The Western International School of Shanghai (WISS) is looking for a PYP Coordinator to support the Early Years section of the school, in Pre-Nursery to Kindergarten. Candidates should be highly qualified, experienced PYP educators with a degree in Early Childhood...

PYP Coordinator (Primary), 2018-2019 School Year

The Western International School of Shanghai (WISS) is looking for a PYP Coordinator to support the Primary section of the school, in grades 1-5. Candidates should be highly qualified, experienced PYP educators with a degree in Education or equivalent and at least 3...

PYP Classroom Teacher, Primary School

The Western International School of Shanghai (WISS) is looking for PYP classroom teachers to complete co-teaching teams beginning in August 2018. Candidates should be highly qualified primary/elementary teachers with a degree in Education or equivalent and at least 3...

Primary Visual Arts Teacher, Primary School

WISS is looking for an experienced visual arts teacher. Visual Arts teachers at WISS collaboratively work with homeroom, single subject and other support teachers within the framework of the Primary Years Programme (PYP). Candidates should be highly qualified visual...

PYP Learning Support Teacher, Early Years and Primary School

WISS is looking for a Learning Support teacher for the 18-19 school year. The Learning Support (LS) teacher at WISS works across two sections in the PYP (Early Years and Primary) collaborating with homeroom, single subject and other support teachers while working to...

English as an Additional Language (EAL) Teacher, Primary School

WISS is looking for EAL trained/experienced teachers for the 18-19 school year. EAL teachers at WISS collaboratively work with homeroom, single subject and other support teachers to help English language learners develop social and academic language, work towards...

Chinese Language Teacher for 2018-2019, Secondary

WISS is looking for a dedicated Chinese Language teacher for 2018-2019. This would involve teaching in the Diploma Programme and in the Middle Years Programme. The teacher needs to be experienced in providing inquiry based, student centred lessons. This may be a...

Chinese Co-Teacher – Primary School

WISS is looking for Chinese classroom teachers to complete grade level teams for the 2018 - 2019 school year. Candidates should be highly qualified Primary/Elementary teachers who possess a university degree in Education or equivalent and a minimum of 2 years of...

Learning Support Specialist (Part-time and Full time)

We are looking for experienced Learning Support Specialists with responsibilities to include: diagnose specific academic and behavioral weaknesses/strengths through formal diagnostic assessments if necessary (licensed to provide academic evaluations). act as a case...

What Teachers Say: Testimonials

A place where children not only learn, but build a home away from home. A true community.

Lisa Kane

Early Years Deputy Principal / Nursery Blue Teacher, 5th year at WISS

I love WISS because the kids come to class thrilled and willing to push themselves further every day!

Nicolas Elguea

Director of Music, 6th year at WISS

If you want to find a fabulous place to collaborate with wonderful colleagues, WISS is the right place to go! I love this community-there is a sense of unity and we help one another to make our community a better place. It is a great joy for me to collaborate with colleagues so that our students enjoy their learning at WISS.

Lin Li

Grade 4 Teacher, 2nd year at WISS

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