IT Support Specialist

Start Date: 1 January 2022
Closing date for applications: 31 October 2021

School Profile

The International School Basel (ISB) is an English-language international day school for students from ages 3 to 18. ISB is home to approximately 1,400 students who enjoy modern purpose-built facilities on three campuses clustered a few kilometers south of Basel in the towns of Reinach and Aesch.

ISB’s aim is to create a welcoming environment for students and families from across the globe and to promote learning and respect for people of all nationalities, religions and cultures. For more information about the school and our Mission we invite you to visit our website at


The core purpose of this position is to provide technical support to the ISB students and staff and to support the performance, integrity and security of the School’s IT system. Through keeping up to date with technological advances, advising on future investment, providing training to staff and students as necessary, the post holder will support the aims and values of the department and the School at all times. The successful candidate has a Bachelor or equivalent in Computer Science/IT Systems or advanced IT training plus proven experience in IT support and possesses excellent communication skills in English, German proficiency would be advantageous. 

Please see the job description for more details

Our Offer

ISB offers an excellent employment package in an international and welcoming environment including first class accident insurance worldwide, flexible work hours and an employee friendly pension plan split of 25% employee and 75% employer.

How to apply

Interested candidates are invited to submit electronically a letter of application, a CV, contact information for three references plus copies of degrees and certificates to The Cover Letter and CV are requested to be in English. Please note that hard copy applications will not be considered or returned.

Please apply before 31 October 2021.

ISB is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in our care. We follow safe recruitment practices and appointments are subject to vetting including reference checks, identity and criminal record checks.

Due to work permit restrictions, preference will be given to candidates of EU/Swiss nationalities and candidates who hold a current Swiss work permit.

We look forward to receiving your application!