Professional culture at American International School Chennai, India

Since the school’s beginning in 1995, we have been a close-knit community of learners committed to internationalism, academic excellence, a passion for learning, and serving others. 

Our Mission reads: 
Together we inspire a love of learning, empowering all students with the courage, confidence, creativity and compassion to make their unique contribution in a diverse and dynamic world. 

The 21st century is calling for compassionate, humane contributors, critical thinkers, creative innovators, and versatile and skilled communicators. The AISC faculty and staff strive to prepare our students for the many exciting challenges that are our collective future. 

In order to achieve our mission and philosophy, we seek to recruit highly qualified teachers and administrators who can support the mission of AISC – to provide an outstanding international education which inspires students to reach their full potential and be successful and responsible global citizens.

AISC seeks to hire a diverse range of licensed teachers (preferably holding a Master's Degree) with at least three years of successful teaching experience in the field of application and is particularly interested in teachers who are: 

• Enthusiastic, energetic, and engaged role models who lead, inspire, and promote student learning through the example they set; 
• Knowledgeable about child development, subject area content, and contemporary trends; 
• Generous in sharing, collaborating, and communicating skills, knowledge and capacities; 
• Knowledgeable about best practices in assessing student learning; 
• Experienced in providing personalized learning experiences; 
• Experienced and collaborative curriculum designers, versed in unit development and backward design; 
• Committed to developing students’ literacy skills, and integrating digital-age teaching and learning strategies across all subject areas; 
• Committed to sponsoring extracurricular and after school activities.
Educators looking for positions 

Communications Director

Confirmed and possible vacancies 2019/20

  • High School Theater Teacher/Theater Manager
  • Upper Elementary School Homeroom
  • Lower Elementary School Homeroom 
  • Elementary School Learning Support
  • Elementary and Middle School Librarian
  • Admissions and Community Relations Director 
  • High School Librarian 
  • High School Economics and Entrepreneurship 
  • High School Art 
  • Middle School Language Arts
  • Middle School Social Studies
  • Middle School Science
  • Middle School Art 
  • Elementary School PE
  • Elementary School Literacy Coach and EAL
  • Elementary School Curriculum Coordinator
  • Elementary School EAL