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The International School of Trieste is a non-profit English language international school for students of many different backgrounds and all nationalities. It was founded in 1964 upon the initiative of the International Centre for Theoretical Physics and the Italian American Association. In 2005 the Trieste Area Science Park joined as an associate.


The International School of Trieste is the only international school in Italy to issue diplomas fully and legally recognized by the Italian law (art. 10, comma 3, della Legge 29 gennaio 1986, n. 26), specifically designed for the school.


IST welcomes applications from qualified educators on a rolling basis. Successful candidates generally have at least three years of experience teaching in a similar role to that for which they are applying.


At IST, we take student safeguarding children

very seriously. All prospective staff will be asked to present background checks and to follow all related school procedures upon hiring.


Applications are now being accepted for substitute teachers. If you are interested in applying, please email your CV to with the following subject: Substitute Applicant.