Teacher of Economics and Ethics (approx. 0.9 fte), Netherlands

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The European School of The Hague Rijnlands LyceumNetherlands

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Start date: August 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Due to the expansion of our Secondary School we are looking for new staff to join us. Starting August 2018, we have a vacancy for a:

Teacher of Economics and Ethics (approx. 0.9 fte)


  • Fully qualified teacher status (for example UK QTS through a PGCE or its equivalent) to teach Economics and Ethics
  • Minimum of a Master’s Degree (Hons) in the subject of Economics and Ethics or equivalent
  • Experience in teaching Economics and Ethics up to university entrance level
  • English at a C2 fluency level (for non-native level applicants)
  • Good ICT skills and an understanding of ICT use in an educational context


  • Experience in teaching in an international context
  • Experience in working with pupils whose first or second language may not be English
  • Knowledge of other EU languages is an advantage
  • Experience teaching Economics and Ethics or the equivalent to EB, IB or GCE A level
  • A willingness to be involved in extra-curricular activities

We offer

  • An appointment based on the Dutch teachers collective labour agreement (CAO VO) for secondary education on the relevant pay scales
  • Participation in the Dutch pension scheme
  • An attractive relocation package with HR assistance to help with your relocation to The Hague (for teachers hired from abroad)
  • A permanent contract subject to the recognition of your teaching qualifications by the Dutch authorities and the successful completion of a one year probationary period
  • Please check our website for more information on our working conditions


Candidates who meet the requirements and are interested are invited to send in a completed application form (job application form) together with a short letter of motivation and a copy of their curriculum vitae before 28th of May 2018 by email to: recruitment@eshthehague.nl

The application should be sent for the attention of the director of the school Mr. Van de Kerkhof, stating “Application teacher of Economics and Ethics” in the subject line. The interviews will take place from 30th of May 2018 onwards.

Information about the European School The Hague can be found on www.eshthehague.nl and on www.rijnlandslyceum.nl whereas the site www.eursc.eu 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.

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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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