Thank you for your interest in working at the American International School of Abuja (AISA).

AISA is Nigeria’s premier International School serving approximately 500 students from more than 50 countries in grades Preschool to 12. We follow a North American style, standards-based curriculum enriched by international best practices with a student-centered approach to instruction. Students benefit from outstanding teachers, a challenging academic program, small class sizes, good facilities, and a wide choice of extra-curricular activities. AISA offers a competitive salary and benefits package and offers opportunities for professional growth and development.

Current Openings

The American International School of Abuja is seeking to employ suitable and qualified candidates for the positions listed below:


Academic Openings

The American International School of Abuja is looking to hire the academic positions listed below for the 2015-16 school year. All applicants must have United States, Canadian, UK, or Australian certification for the positions that they are applying for. Please send a cover letter, CV, and references in one PDF to wallacet@aisabuja.com.

  • All academic positions have been filled for 2015-2016

School Lawyer
The American International school of Abuja is currently seeking the services of a Legal Consultant / School Attorney.
Please refer to this document for more details on job requirements and expectations.

Homeroom Teacher for Preschool

The classroom teacher position is responsible for for the day-to-day interaction with and instruction of AISA students. Through a variety of instructional techniques, teachers impart the agreed-upon school curriculum in the subjects and classes assigned by the school administration within the framework of the school’s mission and vision. As a positive advocate for students, teachers are expected to individualize learning experiences, support students inside and outside of the classroom, and participate in extracurricular activities. Meaningful integration of technology to enhance instruction is an organizational objective and is expected from all teachers. Organization, flexibility, adaptability, and openness to feedback are key qualities that will make a teacher successful at AISA. As a positive role model in both the school and community, teachers are expected to exhibit professional and ethical behavior at all times

Job Qualifications:

  • United States, Canada, United Kingdom, or Australia teaching certification required
  • Previous international experience preferred

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their cover letter and Resume to: humanresources@aisabuja.com


Benefits for Overseas Teachers
      • Free tuition up to two (2) dependent children
      • Furnished accommodations with all utilities
      • Round-trip economy airfare to home of record each summer between years of employment
      • Worldwide health insurance coverage
      • Stipend for excess luggage
      • One-time interest free loan
      • Completion-of-contract payment
      • Contract renewal payment
      • Storage of personal items
      • Sick Leave/ Bereavement Leave
      • Recruitment Leave
      • Urgent Business Leave
Benefits for Locally Hired Teachers
      • Discounted tuition up to two (2) dependent children
      • Medical Benefits
      • Interest free loan
      • Sick Leave/ Bereavement Leave
      • Urgent Business Leave
      • Maternity Leave