Working at ACST

The American Cooperative School of Tunis (ACST) has been serving the expatriate community in Tunisia for over 60 years. Located at the northernmost point in Africa, on the Mediterranean Sea just a short hop from Europe, this vibrant American international school has a student body of 450 students from more than 60 nations. Tunisia is an amazingly beautiful and historically interesting country that is one of the top tourist destinations for Europeans.

ACST’s mission of Opening Doors, Hearts, and Minds extends to its teaching staff.  We bring teachers from around the world and work together to learn as we help our students learn and grow.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package to overseas hires, which includes furnished housing, utilities, annual flights home, professional learning allowance, health insurance, life insurance, retirement, and shipping allowance.

ACST generally lists positions for overseas hires at:

Search Associates

2022-23 Recruiting

ACST is now recruiting for the following positions for the 2022-2023 academic year:

Elementary School
    •    Grade 4 or 5
    •    Elementary Learning Center Coordinator/Library/Technology
    •    Instructional Coach

Secondary School
    •    HS Science + IB Bio/ESS
    •    Instructional Coach

Interested applicants should apply through Search Associates (preferred) or by sending your introduction letter and CV to


Opening Hearts

ACST has been opening the hearts of students, staff, and parents for 60 years. What began in 1959 with eight students in an old barn has become a special place where more than 5,000 students have come and opened their hearts to each other and to learning.