The International School of Düsseldorf

seeks a

Design Teacher

effective 1 August 2019

The School

The International School of Düsseldorf (ISD) is a well-established, not-for-profit, forward looking, K-12 IB World School (PYP, MYP, DP), in one of the most desirable locations in Europe. We are an international community of learners who work together to inspire our students to be confident, creative and critical thinkers.  The school is accredited by both the Council of International Schools (CIS) and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).

The Candidate

The ideal candidate will demonstrate creativity, energy and drive, the highest integrity and ethical standards and a passion for teaching and learning. In addition, he/she will be innovative and should have many of the following skills and experience:

  • B.A. Degree in Design, Engineering, or other relevant degrees
  • 4+ years of relevant teaching experience
  • In depth knowledge of and experience with the MYP/DP and/or constructivist learning theory and its implementation
  • Past experience working in an international school and/or with families in a multicultural environment;
  • Demonstrated ability to work and plan collaboratively with colleagues, staff, parents and students;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills in English, both verbal and written
  • IT competent

The Position

  • Experience with (IB) International Baccalaureate programs
  • Industrial design experience with some cross over skills in digital design
  • Strong skills in using Laser cutting, 3D printing and CNC milling are essential
  • Previous use of software such as Fusion 360, Adobe illustrator or similar computer aided design software
  • Inquiry based learning, strong understanding of the design cycle
  • Robotics experience or basic programming skills an advantage




Grades 6-12

Application Procedure

Please contact Alison Eaglesham |CIS at to share your interest in this role. 

Send your CV and cover letter in pdf format.

Application Deadline

Until filled


Alison Eaglesham