Primary teacher 1,0 FTE, Netherlands

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The European School of The Hague Rijnlands LyceumNetherlands

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Start date: 1st of August, 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Due to the expansion of our Primary School we are looking for new staff to join
us. Starting the 1st of August, 2018, we have vacancies in the English language
section for:

Primary teachers 1,0 FTE


  • Fully qualified teacher status (PGCE and QTS with induction) for primary education or equivalent
  • Fluent in English


  • Experience in teaching the age group of 6-11
  • Experience with meeting the individual needs of the pupils
  • Experience in working with EAL pupils
  • Experience in international or intercultural education
  • Knowledge of other EU languages is an advantage
  • Good ICT skills and an understanding of ICT use in an educational context

Other expectations

  • Being innovative and versatile with good organizational skills
  • Active contribution to school development in general
  • Excellent social and communicative skills
  • Willingness to learn Dutch
  • Willingness to settle in (the vicinity of) The Hague

We offer

  • An appointment based on the Dutch teachers’ collective labour agreement (CAO PO) for primary education on the relevant pay scales.
  • A permanent contract subject to the recognition of teaching qualifications by the Dutch authorities and successful completion of a year probationary period
  • An attractive relocation package with HR assistance to help with your relocation to The Hague
  • Ongoing Professional Development



Recruitment will be performed in collaboration with Stichting NOB. Candidates who meet the requirements are invited to send their application letter, CV and a completed job application form for the attention of Mr. F. van de Kerkhof, director of the European School The Hague before the 6th of May, 2018. Please send the application by email to and indicate: 2018-12 primary teacher (EN) and your name.

Candidates who have passed the selection procedure will be invited for a Skype or face-to face interview (depending on your residency) on the 23th or 25th of May, 2018. Candidates who are successful in the interview will be invited for a 2nd interview + trial lesson at the European school The Hague in week 23.

When you are invited for a 2nd interview and travel from abroad, you can claim travel expenses (economy class) up to €500 and accommodation up to €95.

Information about the European School The Hague can be found on and on whereas the site gives general information about the European Schools.

The Europese School Den Haag (ESH), which opened in August 2012, is a part of the foundation Rijnlands Lyceum. ESH is an accredited European School providing tuition to students in the age range of 4 to 18 leading up to the European Baccalaureate. ESH is located at Houtrustweg 2, in The Hague, the Netherlands.

Job location

More about The European School of The Hague Rijnlands Lyceum
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 14 years
Address: Houtrustweg 2, 2566 HA Den Haag, Netherlands
Telephone: +31 70 7001600
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