Vacancies

Please note that all employees and volunteers will be required to have a Good Conduct check (Verklaring Omtrent Het Gedrag) before commencing work at the Three Little Ships preschool. 

 

The Three Little Ships preschool has the following vacancies:

 

Substitute  Preschool Teaching Assistant

Work hours: as required on an on-call basis.

Typical work day is 8.00 – 16.00, Wednesdays from 8.00 – 14.00

The job involves:

  • Assisting with the planning and delivery of learning activities
  • Establishing positive relationships with all the children, including those with additional educational needs
  • Supervising children in the classroom and other learning areas
  • Promoting and safeguarding the welfare of the children
  • Evaluating the development and learning of children
  • Helping to set up and to maintain a safe learning environment

All applicants must:

  • Have recognised Dutch qualifications in Early Childhood Care: PM3 or
  • Be a European citizen and have a recognised European qualification in Early Childhood Care with written evidence from the Dutch authorities that you may work professionally in Early Childhood settings (kinderopvang/peuterspeelzaal) or
  • Have a Dutch-recognised teacher qualification for Early Years/Primary School settings
  • A valid work permit for The Netherlands
  • Have experience of working with young children
  • Having experience with children with additional educational needs will be considered an advantage
  • Be a  native or near-native English speaker
  • Have good interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Be a flexible team player
  • Have good ICT skills (Outlook, Excel, Word)
  • Be eligible to live and work in the EU.

Salary details: available on request, dependent on qualifications and experience.

Please send by e-mail:

  • CV, detailing your qualifications, experience, nationality and eligibility to work in The Netherlands.
  • A cover letter detailing your experience and motivation for this job opportunity.
  • Contact details of two professional references.

To: Mrs Helen Claus
E-mailhclaus@hsvdenhaag.nl

 

Lunchtime Volunteers

The Three Little Ships Preschool and Lighthouse Special Education is currently seeking volunteers to support our students during lunchtime. Volunteers work across three classes: one preschool class with students aged 3 years to 5 years and two self-contained special educational classes with students aged 5 years to 12 years. It is helpful if volunteers can commit to at least one regular day per week on an ongoing basis.

Work hours: (Any combination of) Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 11.50 – 13.20

The job involves:

  • Preparing for the students’ lunchtime – warming food that students have brought to school, getting utensils ready etc.
  • Assisting students with eating their lunch.
  • Promoting positive behaviour at the table and in the classroom.
  • Clearing up after lunch.
  • Supervision of children outside at play.

All applicants must:

  • Have experience of working with young children and with children with special educational needs.
  • Be a fluent communicator in English.
  • Have good interpersonal skills.
  • Have a flexible, professional approach.
  • Be eligible to live and work in the EU.

Salary details: this is an unsalaried, volunteer post with a small reimbursement of expenses.

Please send by e-mail:

  • CV, detailing your qualifications, experience, nationality and eligibility to work in The Netherlands.
  • A cover letter detailing your experience and motivation for this work-related opportunity.
  • Contact details of two professional references.

To: Mrs Helen Claus
E-mail: