Learning & Innovation Hub Educator

The European School The Hague (ESH) is an officially accredited European School providing multilingual and multicultural education, offering complete Early Years, Primary and Secondary education leading to the European Baccalaureate. Due to the maternity leave of one of our colleagues, our Secondary school has a temporary job opening from 10-01-2022 until 24-05-2022 for a:

Learning & Innovation Hub Educator - 1FTE

About the role

Create inquiry based learning materials that stimulate the natural curiosity of the students and encourage self-directed learning – ideally related to STEM. Working with students in our new Learning & Innovation Hub, which functions as a learning, project and study space, which includes supervising and instructing students during cover lessons, and:

  • printing or preparing cover-forms & taking and managing attendance
  • implementing positive behavioral strategies
  • working with timetablers and Assistant Deputy-Director to arrange cover
  • returning completed cover-work to teachers


  • Fluent spoken and written English (additional European languages are an advantage)
  • Bachelor in the educational field
  • Flexibility and proven ability to function well in an international team
  • Ability to use technology as a tool for learning
  • Willingness to build positive relationships with students
  • An innovative approach to learning that encourages student agency, choice, creativity and voice
  • Good organizational skills
  • Knowledge of administrative procedures and office practice
  • Team player; a commitment to professional growth through reflection and collaboration 
  • Maintain confidentiality regarding students matters and report concerning behavior to the Cycle Leaders
  • Adheres to Board of Education policies and procedures

We Offer

  • An appointment based on the Dutch teachers’ collective labour agreement for secondary education (CLA VO) on the relevant pay scale. The specific step in the scale is depending on relevant background and work experience
  • A temporary contract from 10-01-2022 until 24-05-2022 an attractive multicultural work environment
  • Ongoing Professional Development

Besides a meaningful job, we offer attractive terms and conditions of employment determined by the primary and secondary education collective labour agreements, as well as Rijnlands foundation specific benefits. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • 8% holiday allowance of the gross annual salary
  • An end-of-year allowance of 8% of the gross annual salary
  • An extra end-of-year allowance of € 1.200 gross for scale 1-8 (only applicable for non teaching support staff OOP); an end of scale payment amounting to € 1.567,58 gross for teachers and € 260,03 gross for scale 9 (based on a fulltime position)
  • A monthly contribution towards travel expenses (if applicable)
  • A collective/group occupational disability insurance
  • The ABP pension scheme
  • A number of options for tax benefits regarding e.g. trade union dues, the costs of sports (for instance fitness) membership fees and the purchase of a bicycle (for commuting purposes)
  • A discount on various insurances (health care, home content, legal aid, liability insurance policies and more).


Applicants who meet the requirements are invited to apply via werkenbijrijnlandslyceum.nl. You will be asked to upload a CV accompanied by a motivation letter and a completed application form (incomplete applications may not be considered). Please address your application to the attention of Mrs Jung, Deputy Director of the European School.

Deadline for applications: 5 December 2021

Shortlisted applicants will be invited for an online interview via Microsoft Teams. The interviews will take place from week 49.


The Europese School Den Haag (ESH) is part of the foundation Rijnlands Lyceum. ESH Primary is located at Houtrustweg 2, and ESH Secondary at Oostduinlaan 50. The European School The Hague (ESH) is an officially accredited European School. Our recruitment procedure is subject to the Recruitment Code of Stichting Het Rijnlands Lyceum. The purpose of the code is to provide a standard for a transparent and fair recruitment and selection procedure. ESH requests all applicants to carefully read the code before applying. Information about the European School The Hague can be found on www.eshthehague.nl and on www.rijnlandslyceum.nl. The website of the European Schools www.eursc.eu explains the European Schools’ system and regulations.