Teachers in European Schools

European SchoolsWould you like to teach in a European School?

The Department of Education and Skills invites applications from suitably qualified teachers who are fully registered with the Teaching Council, for secondment to the following posts commencing 01 September, 2019.

Primary Posts

Primary cycle (age 6 - 10)

Schools

Posts

Brussels II, Belgium

One Post

 Luxembourg I, Luxembourg 

One Post

 Mol, Belgium 

One Post

 Munich, Germany 

One Post

Candidates for primary posts must:

    • Have a recognised teaching qualification
    • Have at least three years’ satisfactory service as a teacher subsequent to full registration with the Teaching Council
    • Be serving as a teacher in a recognised school in Ireland (or be on secondment or career break from such a position).

Secondary Posts

School

Subjects

Brussels III, BelgiumEnglish
Brussels IV, BelgiumIrish with English or one of the following subjects: History, Geography, Physical  Education, Mathematics, Economics, Art, ICT, Music, Philosophy, Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Latin. 
Brussels IV, Belgium

English

Munich, Germany

 Irish and History

Varese, Italy

 Irish and English EFL

Candidates for secondary posts must:
  • Have a recognised primary degree in the relevant subject discipline(s)
  • Have a recognised teaching qualification
  • Have at least three years’ satisfactory service as a mainstream class teacher subsequent to full registration with the Teaching Council
  • Be serving as a teacher in a recognised school in Ireland (or be on secondment or career break from such a position).

Teachers receive a salary paid by the Department of Education and Skills, pensionable under the Teachers’ Pension Scheme. A European salary paid by the European Schools supplements this. Details of remuneration and allowances for teachers are available on the European Schools’ website

Each post is a secondment for a maximum term of nine years. A working knowledge of a community language other than English or Irish is required. Knowledge of the language of the place of employment is particularly desirable.

Spoken competence in this language will be tested at interview.

How to apply

Complete the application form below and return to:

Address: Lisa Conway, International Section, Department of Education and Skills, Marlborough Street, Dublin 1, D01 RC96, Ireland

Completed application forms must be received by 5pm on Wednesday 13th February, 2019.  

Shortlisted primary applicants will be called for interview on 21st/ 22nd March, 2019.

Shortlisted secondary applicants will be called for interview the week of 11th March, 2019

Further information is available from

European Schools Website: https://www.eursc.eu/en

Email: lisa_conway@education.gov.ie

Phone: +353 (01) 889 2436 or (01) 889 6400

Address: Lisa Conway, International Section, Department of Education and Skills, Marlborough Street, Dublin 1, D01 RC96, Ireland.