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We attract excellent employees to work at our school. TISA is an IB World School that brings together 99 full-time teachers and administrators from 18 countries - offering highly competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits packages. We are committed to safeguarding our students, and all staff working in TISA are checked for criminal records.

All our teaching staff are university-certified and most hold advanced degrees. Ample professional staff development opportunities are available during the school year. Funding is also available for continuing education courses.


Professional Development


We expect all new teachers without IB experience to become acquainted with the relevant Programme as quickly as possible and generally require teachers to attend a summer training course before the start of employment. Our significant PD budget provides for IB workshops both abroad and school-based; whole school and division development ‘PD days' with visiting educational experts and leaders; graduate coursework; and conferences, workshops and courses in a variety of areas appropriate to programmatic, departmental and personal development.


Communications, External Relations and Publishing Coordinator


We are now announcing a vacancy for the position of Communications, External Relations and Publishing Coordinator. Qualified candidates are requested to fill in the Application Form placed on TISA website at http://www.tisa.az/vacancies and send it to hr@tisa.az. Please note that Azerbaijani citizenship is required for this position.

Job Title: Communications, External Relations and Publishing Coordinator
Job Type: Full-Time
Line Manager: School Director

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

Developing and coordinating internal and external communications for TISA, administering TISA website (look and content), recommending and implementing marketing and branding strategies, creating digital and physical visual and interactive content, editing and coordinating publishing of internal materials with the staff responsible in those areas.

Communications and External Relations

  • Maintain and develop a communications and external relations plan including strategy, goals, budget and tactics
  • Coordinate all external relations activities
  • Direct social media activities to engage audiences across traditional and new media
  • Leverage existing community relations and cultivate new contacts
  • Formulate creative direction for a wide variety of marketing channels, leveraging best practices in digital communications content creation, creative direction and analytics
  • Build external relations to grow community awareness in Azerbaijan and beyond
  • Maintain a keen understanding of educational trends affecting our stakeholders and make appropriate recommendations
  • Attend activities outside of normal school hours as required
  • Take an active role in organising and coordinating whole-school events, including International Day, Festival of Languages, Novruz, Graduation and others
  • Work with TISA students to support student-led projects through school communications
  • Manage and coordinate emergency communications and maintain emergency communications contact list

Maintaining Database

  • Liaise with IT Director and Admissions Coordinator to utilise school databases in order to maximise their effectiveness in communicating with parents, students and alumni.
  • Work with Director, Principals, Admissions Coordinator, and Operations Manager as required
  • Prepare all external mailing lists, including segments of database for targeted communication as needed
  • Work with mail merge functionality

School Publications

  • Coordinate the placement of all school coverage in print and electronic materials
  • Be responsible for editorial, design, production and distribution of all school content, materials and publications, including: video, photography, banners, emails, livestreams, campus screens, job fairs, TISA website, social media accounts, surveys, handbooks, open houses, yearbook, newsletters, etc.
  • Project scheduling and management of production process for all digital and printed materials
  • Management of vendors (printing companies, graphic designers), selection and purchasing process
  • Ensure consistent, mission-driven art direction and design
  • Ensuring school events are documented (video, photography, etc)
  • There can be other responsibilities assigned from time to time if required

Skills Required

  • Exceptional writing and editing skills in English, with the ability to adapt messaging to various stakeholders.
  • Strong project management abilities; comfortable working independently and in teams to create and meet deadlines; capable of developing and managing a project plan, establish priorities, work to deadlines and control a number of projects at various stages of work
  • Solid expertise in the development of graphic, print, visual and video content (for example with Adobe Creative Cloud or similar platform), including web and promotional materials
  • Experience with marketing automation, social media and PR tools
  • Strong consideration given for skills in vector design and web content management
  • BA/MA degree in Marketing, Advertising, Communications, Journalism or a related discipline

TISA Application Form


Temporary TA (Teacher Assistant) in the ELC


TISA Primary School is looking for a Temporary Teacher Assistant (TA) to cover maternity leave in the ELC (Early Learning Centre) from October 1st, 2018 to February 2019.

The candidates are requested to fill in the TISA Application Form that can be found at http://www.tisa.az/vacancies and send it to hr@tisa.az by 10/09/2018. Azerbaijani citizenship is required for this position.

Successful candidates, who will be working closely with young students, will require patience and flexibility. There will be support available from the Teacher at all times to offer assistance, training and advice.

The main responsibilities of a TA include:


  • Carrying out activities and duties assigned by the teacher and the Principal
  • Keeping the teacher informed of daily activities
  • Supporting the maintenance of students’ safety, security, health and hygiene
  • Reading all school communications promptly
  • Developing and maintaining positive working relationships with individual students and groups of students as well as with other professionals and parents
  • Being informed of the learning activity that the students are involved in (purpose, task, and sequence of activities)

The ideal candidate will have experience of working with young children, the confidence to be able to communicate effectively in English with students and teachers, and the ability to take appropriate initiatives in carrying out tasks. The successful candidate should be able to adapt quickly to new situations and be able to use strategies for supporting students and implement them independently.

TISA Application Form

The International School of Azerbaijan

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