Current Openings:

EARLY CHILDHOOD TEACHER (ages 4-5), to begin August 2019. The ideal candidate has previous experience working with young children, a B.Ed and/or PGCE, is SACE certified to work with students, and is knowledgeable about the Reggio Emelia approach to education. Salary is competitive and includes comprehensive benefits.

INTERNSHIP SPORTS TEACHER, to begin August 2019. The ideal candidate is currently in sports training program or is a recent graduate of a sports training program. He or she will work closely with our sports department to provide support during and after the school day.

Substitute Teaching

If you currently reside in Cape Town, we are always looking to add teachers to our substitute teacher list. If you are interested in being placed on our substitute teacher list, please send in your documents with the subject line “Substitute Teacher” to Naomi Claassen, Executive Assistant to the Headmaster, at

Child Protection Policy and Safe Recruitment Practice

The American International School of Cape Town promotes and defends the rights of the child to physical and psychological well-being. In line with the school’s Child Protection Policy, AISCT implements safe recruitment procedures to ensure that all potential members of staff undergo a comprehensive criminal background check from all places they have lived. AISCT also requires references from previous direct supervisors for all finalist candidates. All employees are bound by the Republic of South Africa Basic Conditions of Employment Act (BCEA) and the South African Council of Educators (SACE) Code of Professional Ethics.

Protection of Personal Information

The personal information you disclose during the application process will be processed by the school for the purposes of the application process. Our Protection of Personal Information Policy provides further information regarding the processing of personal information and is available on request.