The American School in SwitzerlandThe American School in Switzerland
Elementary School Academic Intern

Primary Responsibilities

  • Serve as Teaching Assistant
  • Serve as Substitute Teacher
  • Serve as Dorm Parent (dorm duty, study hall, weekend activities, breakfast and dinner duties in a Middle School dormitory)
  • Co-lead After-School Activities

Employment Requirements

  • Swiss or EU citizenship
  • University degree
  • Less than one year removed from education certification/degree program or similar
  • Work experience with children/teenagers preferred

Duration of Internship

  • August 2022 - June 2023

Compensation Package

  • Gross compensation: CHF 15,000
  • The School also provides medical coverage, housing, laundry, and food benefits (through our dinning hall). The intern will pay tax on these benefits.
  • The school will reimburse up to CHF 1,500 for travel and moving expenses upon arrival. 

Please apply using the Faculty Employment Application form and send your resume and cover letter to Timothy Fitzgerald, Lower School Head, at by May 30, 2022.