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Title Assistant Teacher
Categories Full-time
Start Date 2019-01-02
Location Copenhagen, Denmark
Job Information

This position arises in Valby International Preschool in Copenhagen, Denmark for experienced and enthusiastic Kindergarten/ Preschool teachers and assistant teachers. 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. This position is fulltime.

• Assisting the Teacher in implementation of activities and lessons within overall curriculum framework
• Ensure the learning environment is clean, hygienic and safe on continuous basis
• Assist in preparation of meals, when necessary
• 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 experience requirements:
o Very high level fluency (C1) in English is mandatory. Candidates without very high fluency in English will not be considered for the position
o Minimum 2-3 year’s working experience in Kindergarten. Please do not apply if you do not have working experience in kindergarten / reception classes
o Certification in Montessori/ Highscope or experience with Early Childhood Curriculum (e.g. EYFS) is advantageous
o Proven Experience in handling small children (0-3 years) is advantageous
o Proven experience in handling class activities independently
o IT literacy

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. Benefits includes employer’s pension contribution, paid annual leaves, etc.

Interviews will be conducted as we receive applications. Please note that due to high volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview process.

Last date of application: December 17, 2018

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