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Thank you for your inquiry about employment at Berkeley.


Berkeley is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on nationality or race. All applicants for a teaching position at Berkeley International School must have at least a teaching degree and/or a post-graduate certification in education and licensure from their home country. Berkeley accepts up to 8 years of experience for placement on our salary schedule. There is a pay differential assigned to the attainment of a Master's Degree.


Applications should consist of a CV/résumé including an embedded passport style photograph and letter of application. Each of these documents should be no longer than two sides of A4. The CV/résumé should contain the names of at least two professional referees, one of whom must be your current head / employer and the second your previous head / employer. The CV should not contain any chronological gaps. If there is a period of non-employment, please indicate the nature of the activity during that period. 


We receive many applications throughout the year both speculative and in response to published vacancies. In order to give yourself the best chance of obtaining an interview please make sure that your CV/résumé and letter of application contain all the following information.


Personal Information  

Full name


Date of Birth

Marital / partnership status

Name of spouse / partner and any accompanying children

Whether or not your spouse / partner will accompany you

Email address


Telephone number(s)



Name of each degree completed

Dates of study for each degree

Main subjects studied and class of each degree

Institution awarding each degree

Additional qualifications (sports coaching / International Award Leader etc.)  



Names and addresses of all schools where you have previously taught

Subjects / age levels taught at each school

Extracurricular activities you can offer

Interests / hobbies / sports

Training undertaken in the last five years

Date available to commence work if appointed

Last date to give required notice to current employer


Please send your application to Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

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