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The International School of The Hague

Learning Support Teacher Primary School

Important dates

Closing date of applications
31 August 2017
Start date
1 October 2017

Job details

Subject
Learning Support
Role
Teacher
Level
Ages 4-11 / Primary
Curriculum
IPC
Positions available
1
Contract type
Fixed / Renewable
Vacancy type
Full Time

Requirements

3 or more years experience
Only EU citizens may apply

The International School of The Hague is a highly successful, innovative and energetic semi-public school located in a state-of-the-art building in an area of natural beauty on the edge of the city of The Hague, near Kijkduin. We currently have a vacancy for Learning Support Teacher.

The International School of The Hague is a highly successful, innovative and energetic semi-public school located in a state-of-the-art building in an area of natural beauty on the edge of the city of The Hague, near Kijkduin.

The entire school currently has 1800 students and hosts over 85 nationalities with teachers from around the world. The school is divided into Primary and Secondary with a Principal for each section. The Principals, Vice-Principals, supported by the Business Manager, comprise the Senior Leadership of the School.

The Primary school was established in 2003 and became the first school in the world to be accredited at “Mastering” level by the International Primary Curriculum (IPC). We now have more than 650 pupils on roll.

We currently have a vacancy for:

  • Learning Support Teacher (1 FTE)

If you are internationally-minded, permitted to work in the European Union and have the desire to help shape the exciting future of our school, we would be delighted to hear from you.

All positions are based on the Dutch Collective Labour Agreement (CAO) for Primary Education.

Learning Support Teacher

The successful candidate will join our dynamic team to support the learning of children who require specific learning support in different areas (curricular and behaviour). Relevant experience and qualifications in the teaching of Learning Support students are essential. Candidates will also need to hold a valid Primary teaching license and will be eligible to work and have a residence in the European Union. The support either takes place within the classroom or in small withdrawal groups.

Deadline for Applications: 31 August 2017. Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed as soon as possible, commencing week of 11th September 2017. 

If you have not heard from us by 28 September 2017, then please assume that, on this occasion, your application has been unsuccessful.

The Rijnlands Lyceum Recruitment Code and VOG procedure are applicable and can be obtained via our Rijnlands website. Agency calls regarding this advertisement are not appreciated.

Application Process

All applications for current vacancies should be submitted online.  Applicants are required to complete an online profile and supporting statement and upload a CV.  

Applicants must provide details of three referees, of which one must be their most recent employer.  If shortlisted, we will contact referees prior to interview.  

All applications will be acknowledged within three working days of submission.  If short-listed, interviews will be conducted by Skype or in person, depending on the nature of the position and the applicant's location.  

The International School of the Hague is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all the students in our care and expects all applicants to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practices which are aligned to the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection. We hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection.  All appointments are subject to an interview, identity checks, criminal record checks, and successful references.

All applicants must either be EU citizens or have a valid permit to work in The Netherlands.

What we offer

Please see our Primary School and Secondary School Recruitment Packages under 'related downloads'.

In addition, we offer excellent professional development opportunities and a pleasant working environment. As a successful applicant, you will be welcomed by an amicable, sociable and thoroughly international team. 

If you are internationally-minded and have the desire to help shape the exciting future of our school, we would love to hear from you.

Qualifications

Please know that in order to work for us, you must be a fully qualified teacher in accordance with the standards required by the Dutch Education Authorities (DUO). Successful candidates require: 

  • For all applicants to ISH Primary, a Bachelors Degree will suffice to be considered. However, all ISH Secondary applicants will need a Bachelor plus a Masters Level qualification in Education. 
  • For applicants from the UK, you will have completed the PGCE and been awarded QTS plus successful completion of the NQT induction year.
  • For all applicants to ISH Secondary, your qualifications at either Bachelor or Masters level must also clearly indicate the subject that you are applying to teach in, in order to be recognised by DUO.

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