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Title Kindergarten Teacher
Categories Full-time contract
Location Copenhagen , Denmark
Job Information

This position arises in Valby International Preschool in Copenhagen, Denmark for experienced and enthusiastic Kindergarten/ Preschool teacher/ assistant teacher. It is a full-time (37 hrs) six-months’ contractual position with possibility of further extension or moving to a permanent role.

It is essential that you are a natural team player, a proactive person who takes responsibility and ownership of the tasks and you are flexible when it comes to responsibilities and tasks.

• Designing and implementation of activities within overall curriculum and behavioural management framework, under the guidance of Lead Curriculum Advisor
• Ensure the learning environment is clean, hygienic and safe on continuous basis
• Planning and implementing outdoor and extra-curricular activities and events
• Assist in observation and recording children’s growth, development and behaviour
• Build good, open and constructive communication with children, families, administration and staff
• Administrative tasks for internal and external communications as and when required

Language and mandatory experience requirements:
o Native level fluency in English ( C2 level; IELTS band 8 and above ) is required. Application will not be considered if you do not have C2 level fluency.
o Minimum 3 years’ experience in kindergarten / elementary school (early years)
o Teaching experience in language and literacy, especially phonics
o Demonstrable experience in Positive Behaviour Management

Other Requirements:
o Creative and truly passionate to work with children while being extremely patient and caring
o Sound written and verbal communication skills
o Great team player while can also work independently
o Person who is culturally sensitive and thrives in truly international environment
o Enthusiastic and flexible to share tasks typical for a small but growing organisation

Salary and benefits: We offer a highly competitive salary within international childcare sector in Denmark.

Interviews will be conducted as we receive applications and position may get closed before the application deadline. Please note that due to high volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview process.

Last date of application: June 10, 2019

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