Thank you for considering the International School of Ouagadougou as your education career's next step. We are a private, non-profit learning community committed to student growth in character, intellect, intercultural understanding, and community involvement. With this in mind, we as educators strive to professionally develop through collaborative practices and a keen eye on patterns of successful teaching and learning around the world.

Only certified and qualified candidates will be considered.

(IBDP training will be given to the selected candidate if needed. However, any IB, Service learning, and experience is an advantage. Any second subject is welcome, and French speaking a plus.)


Immediate Positions

Pre-K Teaching Assistant

Job description: Pre-K Teaching Assistant

The role of the Pre-K Teaching assistant is to supplement and extend the instruction of the traditional pre-K program.

Essential tasks

  1. Facilitate the arrival and dismissal of students
    1. Welcome students to campus (7:45am-8:00am)
    2. Aid with the dismissal of students (3:15pm-3:30pm)
  2. Consult with the Pre-K teacher regularly and prepare activities that extend instruction.
    1. Activities include but are not limited to: art and crafts, music and movement, story time, gross motor and fine motor activities, literacy and numeracy activities.
  3. Store, organize, and disinfect student supplies and equipment.


  1. Candidate must have an intermediate fluency level in English.
  2. Candidate must possess a high school diploma.
  3. Candidate must have experience in working in early childhood education.
  4. Candidate must commit to being on campus Monday through Friday from 7:45am- 9:30am and 1:30pm-3:30pm on all school days (additional time may be required for planning activities and organizing materials).

If any candidate is interested in either of these potential opportunities, please send your C.V. along with the emails and phone number of two references to



If you are interested in joining our occasional teachers list, please email the school at


Upcoming Positions

Internal Positions

All positions have been filled for the 2020-2021 academic year.

External Positions

All positions have been filled for the 2020-2021 academic year.



If you wish to send us a generic application (at please include :

  • CV
  • Letter of application
  • 3 referees contact details , one of them being your current director

(More documents will be required later on during the recruitment process).


We list job openings with Search Associates and TIEonline.

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Contact Information:

Jeff Trudeau, Director
Phone: (226) 25 36 21 43
Mail: Director, International School of Ouagadougou
01 BP 1142 Ouagadougou 01
Burkina Faso