Dalian American International School



Thank you for your interest in teaching opportunities available at Dalian American International School. DAIS has state of the art facilities and offers exceptional professional development for educators. 

In addition, DAIS offers a competitive salary and benefits package which is designed to attract and retain highly qualified professionals. 

Qualifications for Teachers

  • A Bachelor’s degree with an accredited teacher certification
  • A minimum of two years successful, full-time teaching experience
  • Full proficiency in English language
  • Dedication to the DAIS mission and development of the school
  • The ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Experience in teaching English language learners is preferred

Application Information

Application for employment at DAIS should be made through International Schools Services (ISS) website (www.iss.edu). Please see our Current Vacancies listed below. Once your employment file is activated, please inform us that your application is complete. You may reach us at Employment (employment@daischina.net) should you have any questions. 

Who we are looking for

Current Vacancies

Director of Counseling

The Director of Counseling leads the counseling department in the college application and admissions process, serves as the college placement site testing coordinator, builds the capacity of the counseling team by leading professional development, and takes the lead on the delivery of the vertically aligned counseling curriculum.

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Secondary School Assistant Principal

The Secondary School Assistant Principal assists the Secondary School Principal in creating a culture with a shared sense of respect for everyone, marked by transparency, trust, collaboration, and communication: a culture of affirmative assumptions about growth and development and an openness to new methods and a focus on results.

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Mandarin Language Coordinator

The Mandarin Coordinator is a faculty position that provides leadership in the implementation of the Mandarin language programs (mother tongue, additional language, and bilingual) that meets the needs of all students.

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Highlights of our Competitive Benefits Package

Starting salary range $38,825 to $49,537; US tax exempt

Chinese income tax paid by DAIS

Furnished housing provided

Round-trip air-fare to home of record, annually

Relocation allowance to ease transition

Medical & dental insurance, 50% of premium

ISOS and/or Raffles Medical Clinic membership, 50% of fee

Retirement plan, beginning second year

Come Meet Us

ISS Recruitment Conferences

ISS iFair

Nov 23, 2019

ISS Atlanta

Dec 8-10, 2019

ISS Bangkok

Jan 4-7, 2020