International School of Eindhoven

seeks a

Dutch as a Foreign Language Teacher (DFL)

effective January 2019

We are seeking a part time, outstanding teacher to teach Dutch as a foreign language in our Primary Department. We are looking for enthusiastic and committed teachers, preferably with at least two years teaching experience, to join our successful team. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate an up to date knowledge of how to effectively teach a foreign language giving examples of the most appropriate strategies. 

A willingness to work collaboratively, plan, prepare and deliver lessons to a range of classes and age groups and to meet the needs of all learners is essential, as is the desire to work closely with parents and to support school events. 

Candidate profile:

  • Dynamic, passionate and inspirational teacher
  • Eligible to work in the EU
  • A good knowledge of the Dutch culture
  • A fluent Dutch speaker
  • A good level of English
  • Qualified teacher with at least 2 years' experience of teaching Primary aged students
  • Able to work together with an established team of language teachers.

You need to have: 

  • Primary school teaching experience;
  • Experience of, or an enthusiasm to teach through a themed based approach;
  • Excellent knowledge and experience of different teaching strategies and educational methodologies;
  • An understanding and knowledge of different cultural backgrounds;
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to function well within a team.

What we offer:

  • A friendly and supportive staff
  • Temporary, full time employment until the end of the school year (with the option to be made permanent)
  • Salary: grading scale takes place in LA (min. € 2.563 – max € 3.910 at 1.0 FTE)
  • Good benefits.

This is a part time position for 0,3 FTE per week with the possibility of becoming full days later. 



Application Procedure

This is a wonderful opportunity to work in a vibrant and expanding school. Should you be interested in applying for this position, please send an email no later than January 20, 2019 to and marked for the attention of Joan Roach, Head of the ISE Primary International, including the following: (1) a cover letter explaining the candidate's interest in and qualifications for this position; (2) a current cv, including phone numbers, e-mail address; and (3) the names, email addresses, and telephone numbers of 2 referees

Application Deadline

20 January 2019


Joan Roach, Head of Primary International