Academic Candidates


Good Shepherd International School

Invites teachers to join, “A Different School of Thought”

In its underlying philosophy of rendering holistic learning, delivered by highly qualified, professional staff within a campus blessed with outstanding facilities and infrastructure, GSIS continues a grand tradition of thirty-two successful years in education and prepares to move dynamically into the future.

Nestled in the ethereal surroundings of Ootacamund, 2600 metres above sea level in the Nilgiris, GSIS is a haven for 800 students from 30 countries and 150 faculty members to maximize their potential and learn experientially in an ambience of mutual understanding and trust. All GSIS teachers in this residential setting are counsellors and mentors to the students in their care. GSIS provides a cutting edge academic, co-curricular and extracurricular programme. A strong commitment to professional development of its teachers ensures that the faculty is appraised on effective up-to-date teaching strategies that will maximize learning outcomes of the students in all of the curricula. GSIS offers the curricula of three of the world’s predominant educational boards:

  • The ICSE / ISC of the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination
  • Cambridge Primary / Cambridge Secondary I / Cambridge IGCSE of the University of Cambridge Examinations, United Kingdom
  • The Diploma Programme of the International Baccalaureate Organisation, Geneva.

GSIS’s Mission Statement is: “Good Shepherd International School endeavours to prepare each student for academic, social and personal success by creating a community of empowered and diverse learners striving to be globally_minded citizens in an atmosphere of mutual respect, understanding and trust.” We have been living and working by this mission successfully since 1977.

As we prepare to meet the challenges of increased enrollment with ambitious expansion plans, we seek committed and qualified professionals to join us as teachers. GSIS offers its teachers competitive salaries and an excellent remunerative package with several perquisites, including free furnished family accommodation and education for children. Are you among a select group of professionals who can take-up the challenges of making proactive contributions to educating students in one of the best international schools?

We invite you to apply for the following positions:
Teaching Staff for ISC, ICSE, Cambridge Primary, Cambridge Secondary I, Cambridge IGCSE, IB DP and our Extracurricular Programme
> Swimming Coach – Female (NIS Qualified only)
Chemistry Mandarin Music Theory
Physics Spanish (IB DP) Piano
Biology French Brass Instruments
Environmental Systems and Societies Thai (IGCSE) Woodwind Instruments
Economics Hindi String Instruments
Commerce Tamil Reed Instruments
Accounting Business and Management Percussion
Visual Arts Indian Classical Dance Choral Music
Computer Studies Global Perspectives (IGCSE) Indian Classical Music
Psychology English Literature Physical Education
Mathematics English A: Language & Literature Swimming Coaches
Geography English Literature & Performance Tennis Coaches
History Design Technology
Interested and qualified candidates (no correspondence degrees or qualifications, please) to apply online or send the duly filled-in application form downloaded from the website and send the same by post to:
Good Shepherd International School
Good Shepherd Knowledge Village,
M.Palada Post, Ootacamund 643 004,
Tamil Nadu, India.

Phone: 91-423-2550371 / 2550071
Fax: 91-423-2550386