Bilingual Elementary School Teacher

Faculty / Full-Time

German International School Boston, Boston, MA

German International School Boston is a bilingual independent school serving students aged 2.9 to grade 12. Learning at GISB is a multilingual, multicultural experience; graduates earn both a U.S. high school diploma and a German international Abitur. In addition to its international focus, GISB’s urban location, commitment to affordability, and highly-involved family community make it a special place to learn and grow. GISB is an equal opportunity employer, providing generous benefits and a collegial, international work environment to a dedicated faculty and staff. For more information please visit


German International School Boston seeks an energetic, experienced, elementary school teacher to teach in a second grade classroom. The teacher will create a supportive and caring classroom environment in which students can learn and interact positively with one another through bilingual German and English instruction, collaboration and assessment.


  • Plan and execute daily instructional strategies and lessons targeted for individual learners with a focus on German language acquisition (oral and written);
  • Create and maintain a safe and collaborative learning environment for students;
  • Maintain accurate and transparent records of student’s work and provide feedback to parents/caregivers;
  • Provide classroom leadership administrative support;
  • Attend bi-weekly assemblies, monthly staff meetings and other meetings, as needed.


The successful candidate commands native level German fluency and will demonstrate a passion for teaching in an international, student-centered environment and have successfully taught in elementary classrooms.


  • B.A. in education, M.A. preferred;
  • 1-3 years of experience teaching in an elementary classroom;
  • Experience teaching remotely and online, particularly at the elementary level;
  • Native-level German fluency (written and oral) required.

Classification: Exempt, full-time

Salary Grade: Competitive

Reports to: Head of School

Start Date: August 23, 2021

Contact: Please direct your application to Sara Kagey, HR Director at .

GISB is committed to equal employment opportunity. We will not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally-recognized basis including, but not limited to: race; color; religion; national origin; genetic information; ancestry; sex; pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions; marital status; sexual orientation; gender identity; age; physical or mental disability; citizenship status; veteran status; military service; application for military service; or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law. The School will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.

German International School Boston

Boston, MA
Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School, High School
All Gender