We Are as Internationally Diverse as the Students

Join a team which is diverse and open-minded. At the Franconian International School, 170 staff members from 30 nations work together toward the same goal: Shaping the future of international education. Highly-qualified professionals seize the opportunity to develop their skills even further for the benefit of our students.

Current Vacancies

We do not have any vacancies available at the moment. Please check our website again at a later time.

VacancyStartingEmployment TypeContract Type
Mitarbeiter (m/w/d) in der Schulcafeteria1. September 2022Teilzeit, 20h/Woche2 Jahre
IB DP German Second Language TeacherAugust 15, 2022Part-time, 9 lessons/week1 year as replacement for maternity leave with the possibility of extension

Are you the ideal candidate for us?

Please use our online application tool to submit your application. By clicking the “Apply now” button in the vacancy you wish to apply for, you will be directed to the online form where you can insert and upload your information.

Are you local? 

If you currently reside or if you are planning to move to the Erlangen / Nuremberg area, please note this clearly in your application.

Contact for Questions

  • Franconian International School e. V.
    Human Resources
    Marie-Curie-Straße 2
    91052 Erlangen, Germany
  • +49 9131 94039 – 0

Our Benefits

  • Pension Scheme
  • Professional Development
  • Staff Events
  • Health Offers
  • Bike Leasing
  • Corporate Benefits
  • Sabbatical
  • Flexible working hours and home office for non-teaching positions

Teaching an After School Activity at the FIS

The FIS offers a broad and comprehensive after School Activity Program to its students from Grade 1 to Grade 12, that is taught by external and internal teachers.

If you are interested in teaching art, craft, sport, languages, specific games or entertaining and educational activities as an external teacher on a freelance basis at the FIS after school hours, please contact for more details.

Voluntary Services at the FIS

Voluntary Social Year (FSJ)

Every school year, the FIS offers two places for a Voluntary Social Year in cooperation with the Bavarian Red Cross (BRK). This is a great opportunity for young people who have finished school and would like to collect experience in an international environment before starting university. The next available opportunity to apply is for school year 2022/23 with a starting date either on August 15 or September 1, 2022.

Further information is available on the BRK website:


The FIS offers internships for local students in every school section. 

Your application should include a cover letter and updated CV in English stating your preferred start and duration of the internship as well as your preferred school section and/or subject.


For both the Voluntary Social Year and internships, please submit your application to

Equal Opportunity and Child Protection Statement

The appointment will be subject to satisfactory references, verification of identity and proof of qualifications. The Franconian International School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and national/international disclosure and barring services. The Franconian International School is an Equal Opportunities employer, and welcomes applications for all posts from appropriately qualified persons regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, religion or belief.