Thank you for considering GIS as your future work place.

We are always keen to hear from teachers who are enthusiastic, innovative, collaborative and internationally minded. Interest in international education, especially the International Baccalaureate PYP and MYP (www.ibo.org) is a must and previous experience at an IB school is an advantage. Please contact us for further information.

Vacancies 2020-2021

Administrative positions:

All positions have been filled.

Teaching positions:


Position Title: PYP class teacher  (1 x upper PYP)

Programme: IB PYP

Closing date for applications: 5 June 2020

Start Date: 1st August 2020

Description of Position:

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic teacher to join our PYP team. We are looking for someone that wants to contribute to the development of a new school rather than fit into a well-established system.


– teaching experience within the PYP

– enthusiasm for and commitment to the PYP framework

– a degree in education

If you are interested in the position, please send your CV and statement of your educational philosophy to principal@gjovikis.no by 31st May 2020. The school reserves the right to make appointments before the application deadline should an outstanding candidate be identified early in the search process. For this reason, we encourage interested teachers to submit their applications as soon as possible. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted. .


All positions have been filled.

All hiring of educational personnel will be subject to police check, as required by Norwegian Law.

Teaching assistants:

All positions have been filled.

Other positions:

Supply teachers

GIS is always interested in qualified teaching staff who would be willing to do occasional substitute or supply work. This work can be day to day or for longer periods of time, and is usually to cover for an absent class or subject teacher. If you are interested in joining our supply list, please send your CV to principal@gjovikis.no.

All hiring of educational personnel will be subject to police check, as required by Norwegian Law.

You can find useful information on living and working in Norway here and here.

Unfortunately, several scams relating to non-existent teaching jobs at international schools have circulated on the internet in past years, which include information taken from official websites. If you are unsure whether a teaching position exists, please do contact the school directly. Gjøvikregionen International School never charges fees for applications for employment and candidates should carefully consider the requests made when applying to any reputable international school.