CLOSING DATE: 15 NOVEMBER 2019
STARTING DATE: JANUARY 2020
Description of School:
We are looking to employ a positive, energetic and well-organized Danish Teacher to join our school in the PYP.
The International School of Hellerup was founded in 2009 to meet the needs of the International English-speaking community in Copenhagen. It is a not-for-profit IB World School for students aged 3-18 offering the three main International Baccaleaureate (IB) programmes: PYP, MYP and DP.
Description of Position:
The role of the PYP Danish teacher will be to implement the programme, develop curriculum and facilitate a high-quality learning environment for the students. This role is a 68% permanent position commencing in January 2020. You will be teaching students in PYP1-5.
The successful candidate will:
Have a high fluency in written and spoken Danish and English
Demonstrate strong collaborative and interpersonal skills
Have relevant teaching qualifications and proven teaching experience, preferably in an IB school
Have strong classroom management skills
Model an inquiry approach to teaching and learning
Have knowledge and/or experience of, and a commitment to, the educational philosophies of the International Baccalaureate, specifically the Primary Years Programme
Teach the equivalent of 17 x 45-minute lessons per week
Design, deliver and evaluate lessons which stimulate and motivate student learning
Work and plan in collaboration within curricular teams
Be caring and compassionate
Enjoy teaching and working in an internationally minded environment
Experience in teaching all phases: Danish Beginners (Language Acquisition), Intermediate and Advanced.
IB PYP experience (or commitment to its philosophy), and evidence of applied IB professional development
Application for Position:
Please email your CV and a letter of application to the Primary School Principal Stef Fleet: firstname.lastname@example.org and include REF: www.ibschooljobs.com - Application for Position as Danish LanguageTeacher - PYP in the subject line of your email.
Please note that we will continually evaluate applications and interview candidates on a regular basis.
We therefore encourage applicants to apply as soon as possible and no later than 15 November 2019.