Employment Opportunities

The American Section seeks faculty members who are dedicated to their students, both passionate about their field of instruction, and excited by the prospect of working within a diverse international community like the Lycée International.

Candidates for positions on the American Section faculty must have United States or Canadian nationality and hold a North American university diploma. They must be speak North American English and have a solid level of spoken and written French.

Please note that the American Section only teaches American Language/Literature and History/Geography. We also employ teachers with Humanities profiles. All other subjects, including math, science, foreign language, arts, and so on are taught by our French colleagues from the Education Nationale.


Current Openings

Substitute Teacher

Substitute teachers replace our regular classroom teachers for periods that span a few hours to a few days. Substitute teachers must:

  • be able to work on short notice
  • reside near Saint-Germain-en-Laye or Paris
  • hold valid French work visas  

Please send applications to lycee@americansection.org. All attachments should be in .pdf  format.


The American Section of the Lycée International is committed to diversity and inclusion in our hiring practices.

Only applications sent in response to open positions will be be considered. Due to the high volume of résumés received, we may be unable to respond personally to each candidate.