LEARNING SUPPORT TEACHER - PYP


CLOSING DATE: 15 AUGUST 2021 STARTING DATE: TO BE DISCUSSED



Description of School:


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.



Description of Position:


Learning Support Teacher (PYP)

International School of Hellerup is looking to employ a positive, energetic and well-organized LSS teacher to join our school in the PYP (Pre-K -5th grade).

The LSS teacher will be part of a small team that provides learning support to students within the PYP.

The role is approximately 80% and is a one year contract initially, with the possibility to extend.


The successful candidate will:


  • Have a high fluency in written and spoken English

  • Demonstrate strong collaborative and interpersonal skills

  • Have relevant teaching qualifications (including Learning Support/Special Needs education) and proven teaching experience, preferably in an IB school

  • Have knowledge and/or experience of, and a commitment to, the educational philosophies of the International Baccalaureate, specifically the Primary Years Programme

  • 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



General responsibilities:


  • Teach students who need remedial instruction and/or who have been referred to the Learning Support Services and uses specific differentiated strategies to achieve the individual student goals

  • Work collaboratively with all PYP members of staff. This includes, and is not limited to class teachers, single subject teachers, ASCP coordinator, EAL coordinator, Admissions, and Management.

  • Attend periodic PYP LSS meetings, PYP weekly meetings, and whole school staff meetings

  • Adhere to the school’s Inclusion Policy and ensure an expectation of differentiation and inclusion.



Application for Position:


To apply, please email your C.V. and a letter of application to at jobs@ish.dk as soon as possible.


Please add REF: www.ibschooljobs.com - Application for Position as Learning Support Teacher - PYP in the subject of your email.


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