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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.

Description of Position:

We are looking to employ a qualified and experienced IB MYP5 Danish Language Acquisition Teacher to join our Secondary school’s Language Acquisition team.

The role of the Danish Language Acquisition teacher will be to implement the IB MiddleYears Programme, develop and write curriculum and teach the objectives of the subjects. We require that the candidate has qualifications to teach Danish Language Acquisition. This is a part-time position (15%) however it may be increased depending on teacher qualification.

The successful candidate should:

  • Have native or near-native English speaking and writing abilities.

  • Have current teaching qualifications as well as proven IB teaching experience.

  • Have knowledge of, and a commitment to, the educational philosophies of the International Baccalaureate, specifically relating to the Diploma Programme.

  • Have the ability to plan, deliver and reflect on lessons which stimulate and motivate student learning.

  • Have the ability to differentiate instruction and assessments for students.

  • Have the ability to work and plan in collaboration within different curricular teams.

  • Have experience in leading a team of professionals.

  • Have strong interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Be organized and reliable.

  • Enjoy teaching and working in a multicultural environment.

Application for Position:

The position commences February 1, 2022 and applications are welcome forthwith.

To apply: please email your CV and a cover letter to the attention of our High School Principal, Evis Qeska at the email and include REF: - Application for Position as Danish Language Teacher - in the subject line 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 January 16th, 2023.

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