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Discover Vibrant Community, Teaching (Abroad) in Surrey, England

The International School of London, Surrey (ISL) offers a nurturing environment where every child is recognized as valuable within a vibrant and diverse international community. Rooted in core values of Diversity, Understanding, Identity, and Passion, ISL celebrates and nurtures students’ cultural and linguistic identities through its international curriculum and Mother Tongue programme.

As part of the International School of London Group, alongside the International School of London in Qatar, ISL stands as one of pioneering institutions in the UK to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) programme. This culturally rich environment fosters a deep-seated passion for learning through exceptional educational practices.

Accredited within the UK and the Council of International Schools (CIS), ISL boasts a remarkable academic track record, offering all three IB programmes to approximately 430 children from over 50 nationalities spanning Years 1 through13. Boarding is available for students in Years 10 through13, fostering a holistic educational experience.

While currently, 67% of the teaching staff is British, ISL also embraces a diverse cohort of international teaching professionals from 20 different countries, enriching the learning experience with varied perspectives and expertise.

ISL’s state-of-the-art facilities support a wide array of academic, artistic, athletic, and technological pursuits. From drama productions to competitive sports, ISL provides ample opportunities for students to explore and excel in their interests. The school’s extensive sports facilities are described on the school’s website:

With stunning floodlit artificial all-weather football pitches, grass rugby and football pitches, floodlit tennis courts and cricket grounds, we are ready for every sporting occasion regardless of the London weather.

Emphasizing friendly competition and sportsmanship, ISL actively participates in various sports competitions and tournaments, both locally and internationally. From gymnastics to football, ISL students showcase their talents and represent the school with pride.

Beyond academics and athletics, ISL offers a plethora of after-school clubs ranging from music and visual arts to technology and chess. Students can also explore musical interests through individual lessons and digital music production.

ISL welcomes qualified individuals to join its dedicated team, offering opportunities for professional growth and development. Benefits for faculty members include a non-taxed salary, a moving allowance, discounted tuition for up to two children, life insurance, and ample support for professional development. ISL hires certified singles as well as couples with a non-teaching partner but would consider teaching couples as well as newly certified teachers wishing to teach abroad. Candidates need not hold an academic degree in the subject they will be teaching. As per government regulations, there is no age limit to obtain a work visa.

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Please note:The information presented about this school was valid on the date published. This information may change, and the most up-to-date information can be found on the school profile.

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