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).

At the Australian International School(AIS), we are fully committed to delivering an international education, with an Australian ethos. Our curriculum choices combine challenging and enriching experiences with academic rigour and creative opportunities. From Preschool to Year 12, AIS students experience a variety of learning options which develop their talents and challenge their minds.

AIS is made up of an enthusiastic, motivated and diverse student body who, with over 50 nationalities between them, truly embody what it means to be an international student in Singapore. Whether it’s Sports, the Arts or Community Service, our students are always ready to stand up and take part.

What AIS looks for in its staff is a passion for lifelong learning and the desire to share that passion with students, colleagues and the community. Currently, the school has over 2500 students, over 350 full and part time teaching staff and over 100 operations staff. Our teaching staff come to us from a range of countries including Australia, USA, Canada, Singapore, South Africa and the UK and boast between them a wide range of skills and experiences, both in the classroom and beyond.

Thank you for considering the Australian International School as your next place of employment – we regularly update the following page with teaching, support and operations positions so if there are no positions currently listed, please make sure you revisit these pages again soon.

How to apply

We are delighted that you are interested in joining our school. Qualified and experienced applicants who are looking for a vibrant, challenging and rewarding work environment, are welcome to apply. 

Leadership and Teaching Vacancies

Leadership and teaching vacancies are advertised on this website and on assorted websites globally these include seek, TES, LinkedIn and with education recruiters including search associates. For current vacancies, please visit the Positions Vacant page. Click here for brief details of application requirements and terms and conditions for teaching staff.

Kindly send in your applications to the relevant email addresses:

General Expressions of Interest

Speculative applications for teachers interested in joining the AIS Teaching Team are welcomed and should be sent to the respective email addresses listed above.

Operations and Support Staff Vacancies

Operations and support vacancies are advertised in a variety of local Singaporean media such as JOBSDB AND JOBSTREET. Positions are also listed on the AIS Positions Vacant page. Applicants for non-teaching positions should complete and submit the Job Application Form with their application and send to

Applicants are free to structure applications in any manner they choose, but should ensure that the following are included:

  • Completed Job Application Form;
  • 1-page Cover Letter, applicants for teaching roles should include their educational philosophy;
  • Curriculum vitae outlining work experience and qualifications;
  • Other relevant information regarding your work experience, achievements or qualifications may be attached. It is suggested that applicants limit this to not more than four pages.
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