Career Opportunities

Open Positions:

Thank you for your interest, but there are no open positions at this time.

Working at La Scuola

La Scuola d’Italia is a Pre-K–12 independent school located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. Founded in 1977 by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to meet the academic needs of Italians living in the New York City metro area, La Scuola d’Italia “Guglielmo Marconi” (La Scuola) has grown into a unique bilingual English/Italian Pre-K through high school (liceo) educational institution.

Teachers who received their educational training in Italy will be considered for employment only if they hold the appropriate credentials required by the MIUR for the subject/level they would be teaching. They are also required to have receptive and communicative (verbal and written) fluency in the English language.

Teachers who received their educational training in the USA are required to have at least a Bachelor’s degree in the subject area as well as pedagogical training.  Relevant Master’s degree (or higher) and teaching certification are highly desirable.  Learning the Italian language is required for ongoing employment with La Scuola d’Italia.

La Scuola d’Italia offers salaries and benefits commensurate with the candidate’s credentials and experience.

Teachers’ work calendar goes from the first day of September through and including the last day of June.

Candidates should let us know of their interest by submitting a résumé, the names and contact information of three references, and a letter of intent describing their experience and interest in the position. Materials should be sent to secretary@lascuoladitalia.org.

La Scuola is an Equal Opportunity Employer.