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Teacher: English, Värmdö

About this vacancy

At Internationella Engelska Skolan (IES) we make a difference in the lives of our students. We believe this is due to our clear ethos with engaged and visible leaders creating an environment in which teachers can teach and students learn. IES schools have a dynamic international atmosphere with staff and students from all over the world. Our schools are open to all with applications from students accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

IES Värmdö is a school for grades Kindergarten (F-klass) - Grade 9 with ca. 610 students students and 65 staff. We follow the Swedish national curriculum with up to 50% of teaching in English. We opened our doors in August of 2021 and have had two very successful first years establishing a school strong in the IES Culture. We are located in the Charlottendal neighbourhood of Gustavsberg, ca 2 Km from the Gustavsberg harbour with easy commuter access from the city and a direct bus line stop outside the school.

Our school is a community of professionals and whether new to teaching or an experienced educator, you will have the opportunity to develop. To learn more about our school please visit:

We are looking for a Swedish Qualified English teacher for grades 6 to 9 (ages 12- 16) to join our team.

You must be knowledgeable and passionate about your teaching. You are a leader in the classroom with the tools to create a calm learning environment. You differentiate your teaching to meet the needs of all your students. As a mentor to 16 students you will support them to realise their full potential, whatever their background. You are also a great team player who brings a positive attitude and energy to the teams that you work with.

We require

Apply now by submitting your resume and a covering letter. Recruitment is ongoing and the vacancy may be filled before the closing date, so please apply as soon as possible. Feel free to email any further questions to

Please observe that at this point we will only be contacting and booking interviews with candidates with a Swedish lärarlegitimation in English. 

We look forward to reading your application!

About IES

Internationella Engelska Skolan (IES) is a leading independent school group with academic results far above average and a diverse and energetic staff. Teaching is in both Swedish and English, and the hallways are bilingual. The language of meetings and communication amongst the staff is English.

IES is one of Sweden's largest school groups at compulsory school level with 48 schools and around 32,000 students across the country. IES has grown steadily and maintained quality since 1993.

Vacancy details

Subjects taught
11 - 16
Position starts
Thu Aug 08 2024 00:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
Publish date
Wed Apr 17 2024 22:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
Closes at
Wed Jun 19 2024 21:59:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
Contract type
Permanent with probation
Working hours
Full time
Working language
Swedish and English


Brayden Scarlett