English Speaking Teacher, Finland

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Seinajoki Upper Secondary SchoolFinland
Date posted:
Start date: 1st January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

The city of Seinäjoki in Western Finland is seeking a fluent English speaking teacher to teach clil-classes at primary, secondary and upper secondary level.

Contract term: 1st January 2020 - 31st December 2020, which may be continued depending on the project funding.

We expect:

  • qualifications for teaching
  • ability to team-teach
  • ability to teach ESL pupils and students also at upper secondary level
  • well-developed interpersonal skills
  • active contribution to the development of teaching and learning resources
  • ability to inspire children and commitment to develop CLIL pedagogical teaching skills


We offer:

  • full-time employment
  • enthusiastic students
  • opportunities to further develop CLIL teaching skills and gain experience in a country rated among the best in the world for educational performance
  • dedicated and friendly colleagues
  • easy access to Scandinavia, Russia, Estonia
  • winter sports and warm summers in the land of a thousand lakes
  • assistance with finding accommodation
  • salary commensurate with experience and collective labour agreements


For further information about the city visit: https://visitseinajoki.fi/en/good-to-know/

Application instructions:

Fill in and print the application form https://cms.seinajoki.fi/bin/get/id/76S6ahGib (pdf, 0.1 Mt). Send scanned copies of the application form, CV, certificates and identification by email to haku.opetustoimi@seinajoki.fi

Prior to starting at the job, the applicant must declare their criminal record.

Closing date: 5 October 2019

For further information contact:

email marika.ojala@seinajoki.fi mobile +358 50 517 9867, primary level
email mark.burke@seinajoki.fi mobile +358 400 254 577, secondary level
email teijo.pakkila@seinajoki.fi mobile +358 40 774 8380, upper secondary level

More about Seinajoki Upper Secondary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State
Age Range: 15 - 19 years
Address: Kirkkokatu 16, Seinajoki, 60100, Finland. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +358 416 2361