Please note that RISS is committed to Safeguarding and Child Protection. Candidates will be required to provide an up-to-date police check and suitable references as part of the recruitment process. No candidate will be appointed without this information.

Current vacancies:

Teacher of Spanish

Rotterdam International Secondary School (RISS) is looking to recruit a part time (0.6)  Teacher of Spanish for a start in August 2024. This position is a temporary year long contract to cover for extended leave. Ideally, the candidate should be able to deliver within the international educational sector to the full age range including Foundation years (KS3), IGCSE and Spanish ab initio for the IB.  The level of Spanish should be at a near native level, with a strong communicative competence in English. We are looking for a committed practitioner to deliver within an inquiry-based approach. 

Those interested, please visit our website and once you have learnt about us, send us your up-to-date CV with four references (two need to be your current employer and/or Principal) and a letter of application where you build up your case to join our school, based on what you have learned about us. We would like to receive a solid letter of application that is responsive and related to RISS, based on what you can offer.

Please contact us via this email: State your full name and job for which you are applying for in the subject area. 

Deadline: May 17, 2024. No application will be considered thereafter. In addition, the school reserve the right to close applications if the right candidate is found beforehand. 

Due to the volume of our recruitment application, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful if you do not receive a reply from us by June 1st, 2024.


We only accept applications for teaching internships from the WTP from ICLON-Leiden University, SEC from Delft University and LERO from Hogeschool Rotterdam. Any other internship application from other institutes will not be considered.

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