Primary School Teacher – full time

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 8 January 2018. The position available is to teach in our Early Years Department (4-5 year olds).

Working at International Primary School Almere 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 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 (EU citizens exempt from working permit)
• experience with students who are non-native speakers of English 
• experience in the Early Years Foundation Stage/working with young learners
• 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

Please note that your teaching qualifications must validated and recognised by the Dutch authorities before we can consider offering you employment. Please refer to ‘Dienst Uitvoering Onderwijs’.

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 @

management@ipsalmere.asg.nl