Primary Years Programme (PYP) Coordinator

Hilversum   Bachelor | University   32 tot 40 uur

Bachelor | University  
32 tot 40 uur
International Primary School Hilversum (IPS) seeks a full-time (ideally 1.0, but 0.8 also
possible for the right candidate) Primary Years Programme (PYP) Coordinator

Start date
: August 1, 2024

IPS is a vibrant and innovative learning community which welcomes applications from
qualified and passionate teachers who are keen to step into a leadership role. We value
life-long learning and a commitment to building strong relationships with our students,
colleagues and parents.

As an international school, IPS aims to recruit internationally minded people who enjoy
working in an environment that is diverse and different. We seek to employ open-minded
people, who are self-starters, with a proactive ‘can-do’ attitude.

If this sounds like you, we welcome your application and look forward to meeting you!

We are Stip. More than unique together!
Every Stip school, Stip employee and Stip student can be themselves and can therefore be unique. We see the collective of all these unique schools, employees and students as an enormous added value and enrichment for public education in Hilversum. We are Stipe. More than unique together! Stip Hilversum has 16 public schools at 20 locations in Hilversum. Each Stip school has its own identity and is therefore unique. We have a suitable educational offer for every child. In addition to regular public primary schools, we also have a Walton school, Dalton schools, bilingual schools, an international school and a language school. Each school has its own vision and spearheads: Together we are Stip.

The successful candidate has:
  • Bachelor Degree in Education, or Bachelor Degree in any subjects with PGCE
  • (Postgraduate Certificate of Education), or equivalent
  • Experience in an international environment (IB preferred but not essential)
  • Certified teaching qualifications for at least group 3 recognized by DUO, the Dutch
  • authorities
  • A current VOG (certification of good behaviour from the Dutch Justice Department)
  • A valid work and residency permit if applying from outside of the EU
  • A strong desire to be a part of a lively and diverse community and demonstrate
  • passion for making a difference in the lives of our students
  • A comprehensive understanding of the IB Primary Years Programme
  • A minimum of three years successful teaching experience in at least two IB World
  • Schools
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Overall knowledge of the commonalities of each of the IB programmes
  • A Masters degree in educational leadership, curriculum development or equivalent
  • (preferable, not essential)
  • PYP workshop leader experience (preferable, not essential)

What you can expect from us:
  • A healthy and refreshing work environment
  • Professional development opportunities, and training opportunities within our own STIP academy
  • A salary in accordance with LC (€3321 - €5862)
  • Group discount on various insurance policies and other products
  • Discount on the costs of your sports subscription via company fitness online, a private-bicycle scheme and a tax scheme for commuting

Job description: Please refer to the job description here.

How to apply for this career opportunity?
Paula Baxter (Director of IPS) is happy to provide more information about the position, please email her at Information about the school can be found at: Please go to the school Careers page of the school website to access the application form, and when complete, share it with along with a copy of your CV, a letter of application that aligns to the job description.

Closing date for applications: April 30, 2024; however, please apply ASAP as the school
reserves the right to close the position if a suitable candidate is found prior to that date.

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Deel deze vacature
IPS Hilversum
Rembrandtlaan 30
1213 BH  Hilversum
Paula Baxter