Current Openings

Positions Available

Available positions are posted in late October to early November each year. Interested candidates are encouraged to check the website for openings at that time. As Dalat begins interviewing people, we offer contracts as soon as we find the right candidate. That means some positions are filled as early as November.

2024-2025 School Year

Full-Time Positions Available

Positions for the 2022-2023 school year are currently filled. More positions for the 2023-2024 school year will be added in November

The Assistant Director of Advancement plays a strategic role in telling the story of Dalat’s rich heritage and bright future. Serving as a hands-on strategic communicator, the assistant director will work collaboratively with the director, department staff, and school leadership to create and share high quality content and messaging through various channels, connecting with our key audiences, such as parents, alumni, staff, and students, through targeted communication, special events and philanthropic endeavors.

He/she works towards the advancement of Dalat International School in completing the great commission (Matthew 28:19, 20).

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Become a nurturing guide as Dalat seeks collaborative elementary teachers. As a homeroom teacher, this person will be responsible for Bible, reading, language arts, science, social studies, and math lessons. Familiarity with standards-based grading is beneficial.

Dalat is looking for someone to ignite the passion for the English language in middle school minds and to equip them with an arsenal of skills in reading, writing, grammar, listening, speaking, and spelling. You’ll be the guiding force that transforms these learners into eloquent communicators and critical thinkers.

Dalat is seeking a middle school social studies and Bible teacher with a heart for students and for making learning engaging. Project or inquiry-based experience is a benefit in making the curriculum meaningful and engaging for students. A passion for middle school kids is a must.

Join us in sparking curiosity and inspiring the next generation of scientists. We need a middle school science teacher to guide students in hands-on, investigative science experiments, following the NGSS standards. Your subjects may include life science, human anatomy and physiology, and physical science.

Dalat is seeking someone with both strong relational and organizational skills to work with middle school students through the transitional years of early adolescence. The role includes both personal/social and academic counseling, as well as working with parents.

As we offer a range of social studies and Bible courses, we are searching for a versatile educator. Teach potential subjects such as world history, AP psychology, or Bible. Your adaptability and qualifications to teach AP-level courses and an understanding of standards-based grading is a benefit.

Are numbers your passion? We are looking for committed math teachers to guide grades 9-12 through a spectrum of math levels, including Algebra 1, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, and AP Statistics. Familiarity with standards-based grading is a valuable asset.

Dalat International School seeks a dedicated and passionate High School Bible Teacher to inspire and educate ninth-twelfth grade students in Bible classes. Candidates with profound knowledge of the Bible and high school teaching experience are encouraged to apply. Familiarity with standards-based grading is beneficial.

As leaders of the dorm program, the residence supervisors are expected to exert leadership in all areas of staff and student development and administration related to the boarding program. They are responsible for managing the program in accordance with sound principles of leadership, communications, business and financial management, and organizational development. The residence supervisors will lead the staff to provide Christ-centered parenting in a home-like boarding community for all dorm students.

Dalat is seeking an energetic and nurturing couple who love working with students to serve in a family-style boarding program. This position involves providing daily care, support, and mentoring for up to 18 international students aged 12-18.

Qualifications include extensive experience in youth ministry, a passion for hospitality and discipleship, and a willingness to generously share one’s family to provide a loving home for boarding students from various cultural and religious backgrounds.

Personal children should be of school age or older. As a character profession, dorm parenting is well-suited for couples who enjoy living transparently in a close-knit community.

2023-2024 School Year

Part-Time Positions Available

Part-time positions may be combined to make a full-time schedule. Dalat rarely hires non-Malaysians for part-time work due to visa requirements.

No part-time positions available at this time.

Use this link to apply for faculty positions, including teaching, counseling, and school leadership.

Use this link to apply for staff positions, including finance, teacher assistant, and secretarial roles.

Contact Information

For further information prospective candidates can contact:

Shawna Wood
Head of School
Dalat International School
Penang, Malaysia

Tressa White
Deputy Head of School
Dalat International School
Penang, Malaysia