The Three Little Ships Preschool has the following vacancies:


Temporary Educational Assistant

We are currently looking for a Temporary Educational Assistant with Preschool experience to work in our International Preschool, The Three Little Ships and our Foundation Class. You need a childcare qualification that is recognised in The Netherlands, fluent in English at C2 level, and the right to work in the Netherlands. If you are interested please send your cv to


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 11.20 – 13.00

The job involves:

  • Preparing for the students’ lunchtime, 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 a nonsalaried, 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: Ms Hong Ngo