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:

We are looking to employ a qualified and experienced IB MYP Danish Language Acquisition Teacher to join our Middle School’s Language Acquisition team. This is a part time, 60% maternity cover position from August 8 until November 18th, 2022. The role of the Danish Language Acquisition maternity cover teacher will be to facilitate learning for emergent Danish language learners, develop and write curriculum with the Danish team and teach the objectives of the subject. Experience in teaching Danish is required and MYP experience is desired.

The successful candidate should:

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

  • 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 differentiate instruction and assessments for students.

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

  • Have experience in working with a team of professionals.

  • Have strong interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Be organized and reliable.

  • Enjoy teaching and working in a multicultural environment.

The position commences August 8, 2022 and applications are welcome forthwith.

Application for Position:

To apply, please please email your CV and a cover letter to the attention of the middle school principal, Abenaa Uttenthal at the email and please add REF: - Application for Position as Danish 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 5 July 2022.