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St. George’s International School Switzerland is an international day and boarding school for boys and girls aged 3 – 18. Our superb campus, situated near Montreux, overlooks Lake Geneva and the French Alps beyond. Since 1927, our school has built a reputation for academic excellence and high standards.

Current opportunities for employment will be displayed on this page. We ask that all applicants submit a cover letter and a cv to or for summer positions to


St. George's International School

Montreux, Switzerland

Closing date: 30 Apr 2018

Position: Finance & Controlling Intern

Contract type:   Internship

Activity rate:      100% (42 hrs/week)

Location:            Clarens, VD Switzerland

Languages:         English & French

Duration:            6 to 8 months

Start date:          May 1st, 2018

Package:             2000 CHF/month gross, lunches provided, 12.5 vacation days

Reports to:         Finance Director 


Our team of 3 is looking for a dynamic, motivated and ambitious new member for a 6 to 8 months internship.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to learn about corporate finance and gain real hands-on experience in an international environment.

You will be involved in the whole accounting cycle, including year-end close and external audit. You will work closely with the Senior Accountant and Finance Director on reconciliations, analysis and deliverables for budgeting & controlling, and be involved in communications across the organisation.


Main responsibilities include:

  • Accounting cycle: General Ledger entries (prepayments, accruals), Accounts Receivables (billing, contact with clients, bad debt process), Accounts Payables (contact with suppliers and insurance companies), Bank & cash reconciliations, Expense reports
  • Purchasing process: follow-up of all purchasing requests
  • Closing processes: Accounts reconciliations, Account Analysis
  • Controlling tasks: Reporting to Group (Swiss GAAP & IFRS norms), ad hoc analysis
  • External audit: collaboration to preparation of external audit (by Big4 firm), preparation of Audit specs, answer to sampling requests, ad hoc analysis
  • Budgeting process: collaboration to budget preparation & follow-up on budget
  • This includes communications with all departments: Marketing, Sales, Admin, Support functions and Teaching staff

For more information about the position and how to join us: Download PDF 

St. George's International School

Montreux, Switzerland

Closing date: 31 Mar 2018

Position: Teaching Assistant 100% (limited time)

Our School is looking for an enthusiastic, caring and flexible bilingual Teacher Assistant to work in our friendly and rewarding Early Years School – children 3-5 years old.

Contract type: limited time

  • Dates: April 16th to June 22nd 2018 (possibility of more work next academic year)
  • Activity rate: 100%

 This is a key role supporting the class teachers, running small group activities and ensuring the safety and care of young children.

 Our ideal candidates would be:

  • Bilingual, with a strong command of both English and French.
  • Preferably with teaching assistant /éducatrice certificate and/or extensive experience with young children.

Please apply with your CV & letter per email only, to 

St. George's International School

Montreux, Switzerland

Closing date: 31 May 2018

Position: Residential Graduate Assistant

This position involves a variety of responsibilities and tasks that will require you to be flexible and willing to be called upon according to the school’s need.

The Graduate Assistant will work with a team of Senior House Parents and Graduate Assistants and the Director of Boarding, to whom they are accountable.

We are looking for flexibility, communication skills and confidence when working with young children.  

Organisational abilities and knowledge of running activities will be highly appreciated.

Responsibilities will include:

  • safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students in the boarding house and around the school
  • supporting the international ethos of the school and giving help and support where needed
  • ensuring that the general atmosphere of the house is conducive to study at the designated times
  • organising and assisting with weekend and evening activities
  • being a team player with a ‘can do’ attitude

It is anticipated that the Graduate Assistant may have the opportunity to establish a link with a department within the school, (i.e sport, Drama, Learning Support) and thus to gain further relevant experience of education. The role of the Graduate Assistant in supporting lessons will involve support for either individual pupils or teaching groups. It is possible that opportunities may arise for Graduate Assistants to plan, prepare and teach lessons under the supervision of colleagues.

Responsibilities include:

  • preparation for assisting the teacher and supporting pupils during lessons
  • helping pupils access the curriculum, consolidate understanding and express thoughts and questions
  • helping pupils develop the skills needed for effective and happy interaction with others


Driving Licence and a Criminal Records Bureau check will be required.

Proficiency in French – would be desirable.

First Aid qualification, current safeguarding training and DBS clearance are desirable. 

We are looking for female/male assistants with a degree level education. NQT’s welcome to apply or those seeking a career in teaching.

Please send your applications to


St. George's International School

Montreux, Switzerland

Closing date: 23 Mar 2018

Position: Head of Sport Faculty

St. George’s International School Switzerland seeks an experienced, dynamic, excellent sportsperson and organiser for this exciting post, in the heart of the French Riviera. Being at the foot of the mountains and on the doorstep of the lake, sport is a high profile faculty in this co-ed school of 400 students from 18 months - 18 years old. A superb opportunity in a unique school setting.

Please apply, sending a copy of your CV and letter of motivation to the Principal, by Friday 23rd March 2018. 

Start date: August 2018

Please note that only candidates who are shortlisted will be notified.



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