Teacher of Music/Private Music teacher

Eerde International Boarding SchoolNetherlands

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Eerde International Boarding School Netherlands has a vacancy for a teacher of music to bring musicality to the students of Eerde. Candidates must be qualified, enthusiastic and be a dedicated teacher of music being confident to work with all ages of students, both as a class and in private music lessons.

Start date: 1st August 2021

Closing date for applications: 14th May 2021

The successful candidate will work with our teaching team to ensure that students are supported in the best way possible. We expect the candidate to possess dynamic classroom skills to engage and enhance the learning of music. In addition to the teaching requirement, teachers are required to assist our boarding students and boarding team with private study evenings and weekend activities (2 times a year).


Qualified teacher of Music(QTS, PGCE or equivalent)]. A minimum of a Bachelors (Hons) in the subject and fully qualified to teach

Having a good command of English [level C1 / C2]

At least 2 years' experience teaching Music

Confident with use of new technologies

An excellent team player and willing to work collaboratively

Flexibility and the desire to be a part of a dynamic school community

European Work permit


Previous experience in teaching at accredited international (boarding) schools or in an international, intercultural context

Familiarity with IGCSE music curriculum

Familiarity with IMYC/Fieldwork curriculum

Familiarity with EAL

Familiarity with multiple musical instruments

Familiarity/previous experience with student wellness

Willingness to be involved in extra-curricular activities


A 1.0FTE position in an international team. Salary and benefits will be reflective of qualifications and experience.


Interested candidates are invited to send their letter of motivation and their curriculum vitae in English for the attention of Ms Niki Holterman indicating: music.  The closing date for this vacancy is 14th May 2021.

Please note that early applicants may be invited to interview prior to the deadline due to qualifications and experience.

Eerde international Boarding School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Located on a tranquil country estate only one and a half hour from Amsterdam, Eerde is the only international school in the Netherlands to offer day school, weekly boarding and full boarding facilities.

The learning experience at Eerde is international, intercultural and individual, with personal attention for each pupil, based on universal personal values. A place where children (aged 4-19) can learn, live and develop. Our small class sizes (maximum 15 students) ensure that we focus intensively on the development of each child.


We employ 21 teachers from 18 nationalities. The dynamic and close-knit group support each other through InterVision sessions and continuing education. We work with a Safer Recruitment Policy and require all previous Police clearances as well as a Dutch police clearance.

Teaching at Eerde is supported on an online learning platform, giving students access to assignments, comprehensive background information and their own e-portfolio.

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