why IST?

International
Substitute Teachers

emergency vacancies

  • IST provides quality substitute teachers for emergency vacancies in reputable international schools.
  • IST interviews and calls a minimum of two referees for every teacher on our register.
  • IST reacts quickly to requests for help. Our teachers are ready to move rapidly into emergency vacancies anywhere in the world.

selective recruitment

  • IST's schools place a priority on obtaining qualified and experienced staff to fill their emergency vacancies.
  • IST's teachers are experienced, flexible, adaptable and able to travel with very little notice to any international school.

reliable information

IST provides full and accurate information:

  • on our teachers’ experience and strengths, based on conversations with referees and our own interviewing process
  • on our schools’ emergency vacancies, including salary packages and teaching assignments