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Employment Opportunities

Current Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working at ELA Basel – The Swiss British School of Basel. We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all members of our community.

If you are an experienced, trained and qualified Early Years or Primary specialist with experience of the UK national curriculum and the right to work in Switzerland, please contact our HR Team at: 

If you have a Swiss teaching qualification and the ability to teach in either German or French, please contact our HR team at:

Current vacancies can be found below

primary teacher application form

primary school music teacher

early years assistant

primary teaching assistant

primary teaching assistant application form

early years application form

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Safeguarding and Child Protection Statement

ELA Basel is completely committed to Safeguarding and Child Protection. As such our first priority is the safety, welfare and well-being of children and we expect all our staff to share in this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks, written and verbal, with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service or country equivalent.

Serving employees are also required to undergo a periodical Swiss Police Check as part of our licensing agreement with Canton Basel-Stadt. Finally when applying for an advertised post, all applicants must complete an official application form from ELA Basel to be considered.