Substitute Nursery Teacher

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    Villa Bloom is an international childcare centre that offers a variety of high-quality bilingual day care and after school care options for children between ages 0-12. We provide dual language childcare and introduce children to the Dutch and English languages as well as the respective cultures according to the latest insights into bilingual education. Villa Bloom’s engaging childcare programmes ensure that children make a seamless transition to both the international and Dutch school systems.

    To strengthen our team of genuinely committed childcare professionals at our various locations in The Hague and Wassenaar, we are looking for a qualified

    Substitute Nursery Teacher (18 – 36 hours per week)

    Your profile

    As we are an international childcare centre, fluent verbal English or Dutch is essential. Candidates will have the following experience, skills and attributes.

    • A qualification in childcare and/or a qualification as a primary school teacher
    • Previous experience in professional childcare
    • International background
    • Eligible to work in the Netherlands
    • Capable of providing a safe, caring and stimulating environment
    • Capable of teaching young children individually, in small groups and in a classroom environment
    • Willing to keep up to date with curriculum initiatives and develop classroom practice and teaching strategies as appropriate
    • Motivated, enthusiastic and passionate about childcare
    • Excellent communication skills with children, staff and parents
    • Mastery of multiple languages would be an advantage
    • Additional talents, such as yoga, dance, cooking and performing outdoor activities (etc.) with young children, would also be beneficial

    What we offer

    • Working in a ‘Great Place to Work 2017’
    • Various training courses
    • Chance to work in a dynamic, international and developing environment
    • Being part of a motivated and inspired team
    • A complete package of collective labour agreement based salary, 8% holiday pay, six weeks’ holiday, pension and an annual bonus


    We provide childcare of the highest quality and are only interested in candidates with a track record of striving for excellence. Candidates who are interested and meet the profile are invited to send their application (English) letter and CV by email to