Early Years Educator / Nursery Teacher

Zurich, Switzerland
£37,500 - £41,500
05 Jun 2019
05 Jul 2019
Full Time
Contract Type

Early Years Educator / Nursery Teacher

Double Decker Bilingual PreSchool (German & English), a prestigious school in Switzerland, is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Early Years Educator for children: ages 18 months-three years.

A fantastic opportunity to join one of the best childcare providers in Zurich, you will be joining an outstanding school that is recognised for its quality education and commitment to contributing to children’s life-long love of learning. 

Required Qualifications

  • Certification as an Early Years Educator EYTS (minimum NVQ Level 3 Childcare qualification)
  • Strong working knowledge of Early Years Foundation Stage, reflected by relevant experience
  • Native English speaker
  • EU citizenship or Swiss work permit
  • Strong, empathetic personality
  • A proven record of excellent teaching, teamwork and leadership qualities
  • Demonstrate a passion for working with children

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Supervision of a children’s group in collaboration with a German-speaking counterpart.
  • Assuming key responsibilities including observing and planning for children's needs, tracking children's progress, and providing exciting and stimulating activities based on next steps for each child. 
  • Drawing up curriculum plans which take into account the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage.
  • Providing specific assistance/aid in the English language for targeted children.
  • Planning parent-teacher conferences (English) in collaboration with management and team members.
  • Conducting after-school activities.


Start Date: 12 August 2019

Salary per Annum: £37,500 - £41,500 Gross

Hours: Full Time

Contract: Permanent

Contact: Email your CV and credentials to the attention of Nava Bader, School Director

Double Decker Bilingual PreSchool:

info@doubledecker.ch / www.doubledecker.ch