Welcome to the International School of Dongguan and your interest in becoming part of an innovative team. ISD is committed to a versatile curriculum based on International Standards. Accredited by WASC and an authorized IB Diploma Programme, high school students excel in global learning. For the early childhood/ elementary teams, learning is enquiry based with a holistic emphasis (ie. social, emotional, physical and cognitive learning) to encourage life long learners.

A generous professional development allowance, competitive salaries and state-of-the art technology and facilities fosters professional excellence for both teaching and support staff.


We look forward to your enquiry into ISD!


2019-2020 Vacancies

We would like to thank all prospective teachers who have expressed interest in the International School of Dongguan in the past. We are currently hiring for the 2019-2020 school year for the following tentative positions:


Application Process for Teachers

If you are qualified for a posted vacancy, and would like to apply, please send your documents to the Director, Dr. Kelly Kramer ( The International School of Dongguan works closely with International Schools Services in the recruitment process. Although the school will attend the ISS Bangkok IRC each year, on-site and Skype interviews are also conducted.

Required documents for employment consideration:

  • Cover letter including educational philosophy
  • Resume of experience and education
  • At least two letters of reference from previous teaching supervisors
  • Contact details of referees

Teacher Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in a teaching field
  • Valid teaching certification
  • Minimum two years' full-time, successful experience in teaching field (within the past five years)

Preferred Requirements:

  • Master's degree in a teaching field
  • International school experience
  • Flexibility in teaching area
  • Extra-curricular abilities and interest

Office / Support Staff Vacancies

(The following positions require fluency in Chinese and English)

  • Operation Manager
  • Marketing Manager

If you are qualified for a posted Office / Support Staff vacancy, please send your resume, cover letter and reference list to the Human Resources officer (