Primary School Teacher – 5 Day Position, Netherlands

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International Primary School AlmereNetherlands

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, motivated and committed professional to join our team as a qualified primary school teacher (PO-CAO). The starting date for the contract is as soon as possible.

Working at International Primary School Almere in The Netherlands entails joining a team who shares the following mission and vision:
We inspire a passion for learning and empower children to develop to their full potential.

As a team we create an enjoyable and motivating environment where everyone is able to learn.  We share practices, learn from each other, have clear communication and high expectations.  We believe that International Mindedness is central to our school. We celebrate this by learning about, respecting and understanding a broad variety of cultures.  This is achieved through the guidance of teachers who are equipped with cultural knowledge and sensitivity. Our school community is passionate about learning and developing students’ talents.

You are:

  • an innovative, creative and experienced primary school teacher who is passionate about learning
  • able to contribute to a close school community and work as part of a dynamic and hardworking team
  • flexible and open to new ideas
  • a native-level English speaker
  • knowledgeable and experienced in working with students with varied cultural backgrounds and varied educational needs
  • willing to learn Dutch

You have:

  • a commitment to the school’s vision and mission
  • primary school teaching qualifications recognized by ‘Dienst Uitvoering Onderwijs (DUO)’' and a work permit recognized by the Dutch government (School can advise in this process)
  • experience with students who are non-native speakers of English
  • experience in, or an enthusiasm to use, the International Primary Curriculum
  • excellent knowledge and experience of different teaching and educational methodologies
  • the ability and initiative in making changes to impact student learning
  • excellent communication skills and ability to function well within a team

The procedure:

Applications can be submitted by email. Please send a cover letter and Curriculum Vitae with possible references to Erin Wilson & Paul Stubbé, Heads of School @

Job location

More about International Primary School Almere
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Address: A.Roland Holststraat 58, Almere, 1321 RX, Netherlands
Telephone: +31 36 5367240