LEARNING SUPPORT TEACHER - MYP


CLOSING DATE: 29 JULY 2022 STARTING DATE: 4 AUGUST 2022



Founded in 2009, International School of Hellerup 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.


The Position

We are looking to employ a qualified and experienced Learning Support Teacher to join our

middle school. All ISH teachers nurture students to become courageous and caring global

citizens. The requirements for the position are listed below:


  • Have a high level of English Proficiency– written and verbal.

  • Current and applicable teaching qualification(s) and experience in the area of Special Education.

  • Knowledge of, and a commitment to, the educational philosophy of the International Baccalaureate, with a special focus on the Middle Years Prior knowledge and experience as a Learning Support Teacher (LST) in a secondary school.

  • Knowledge of, and experience with IB inclusion frameworks, understanding of universal design for learning (UDL) is an advantage.

  • Familiarity in designing learning experiences to include students with a range of learning needs such as dyslexia, SLCN (speech, language and communication needs), ADHD.

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

  • Aptitude to work and plan in collaboration within curricular teams.

  • Write and regularly revise Individual Educational Plans (IEP), in collaboration with team members, students, parents and advisory teachers.

  • Support and consult with parents and classroom/subject teachers regarding the determined program of targeted instruction, in-class modifications/accommodations and progress in achievement for identified students.

  • Effective teaching skills.

  • Ability to work collaboratively.


The position commences August 2022 and applications are welcome forthwith.


To apply, please email your CV and a cover letter to the attention of our Head of Student

Support Services, Jonathan D’Amico, at the email jobs@ish.dk and please add REF: www.ibschooljobs.com - Application for Position as Learning Support 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 22nd July 2022

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