LANGUAGE ACQUISITION TEACHER - MYP


CLOSING DATE: 30 OCTOBER 2020 STARTING DATE: 12 NOVEMBER 2020


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 MYP English Language Acquisition Teacher to join our school’s Language Acquisition team.


The role of the English Language Acquisition teacher will be to implement the MYP, develop and write curriculum and teach the objectives of the subjects. We require that the candidate has qualifications to teach English Language Acquisition. This is a full-time position.


The successful candidate should:

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

  • Have current teaching qualifications (eg. TESOL, TEFL) 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 Middle Years Programme.

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

  • Have the ability to identify language needs and to address the needs in an organized manner.

  • Monitor and track language development of each and every student in the English Language Acquisition classes

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

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

  • Have strong interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Be organized and reliable.

  • Enjoy teaching and working in a multicultural environment.


The position commences November 12th, 2020 and applications are welcome forthwith.



Application for Position:


Please email your CV and a cover letter to the attention of our Middle School Principal, Katherine Krom jobs@ish.dk and include REF: www.ibschooljobs.com - Application for Position as Language Acquisition Teacher - MYP in the subject line of your email.


Please note that we will continually evaluate applications and interview candidates on a regular basis.

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