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Description of School:

Founded in 2009, International School of Hellerup (formerly Østerbro International School) is a not-for-profit IB Continuum World School in Copenhagen offering IB Programmes from Pre-K - Grade 12. Our mission is to provide the highest quality education in a student-centered environment by empowering individuals to fulfil their human potential to become purposeful life-long learners and responsible global citizens.

We are looking to employ a qualified and experienced IBDP Business Management Teacher

to join our High School’s Individuals & Societies team.

This part-time role (60%, potentially expandable if the candidate can also teach Theory of

Knowledge and other subjects) involves implementing the IB Diploma Programme,

developing curriculum, and teaching according to the objectives of the subject.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (BSc or BA) – mandatory.

  • Secondary teaching license or certification (e.g., PGDE, PGCE, PGCEi, or equivalent) mandatory.

  • Master’s degree in Education – preferred.

  • Background in Business or Economics.

Skills and Professional Expectations:

  • Native or near-native proficiency in English.

  • Proven IB teaching experience.

  • Knowledge of, and a commitment to, the educational philosophies of the

  • International Baccalaureate, specifically relating to the Diploma Programme.

  • Ability to plan, deliver and reflect on lessons which stimulate and motivate student learning.

  • Ability to differentiate instruction and assessments for students.

  • Ability to work and plan in collaboration within different curricular teams.

  • Ability to prepare materials for lessons, assignments, tests; evaluates, corrects and grades student performance.

  • Experience in leading a team of professionals.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Organized and reliable.

  • Enjoy teaching and working in a multicultural environment.

The position starts in August 2024. To apply, please email your CV and a cover letter to the attention of our High School Principal, Melissa Christensen, at Please add REF: - Application for Position as Business & Management Teacher in the subject of your email.

Please note that we will continually evaluate applications and interview candidates. We encourage applicants to apply as soon as possible and no later than May 17th 2023.


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