The European School Copenhagen offers a dynamic and inspiring international working environment right in the City of Copenhagen. Denmark frequently tops the list of ‘Happiest countries’ in the world and Copenhagen recently ranked ‘Best city for quality of life’ in Monocle magazine’s Quality of Life index.

Our school is located in Carlsberg City, the former site of Carlsberg Brewery, only a short walk from the vibrant Vesterbro district of Copenhagen and only two train stops from Copenhagen Central Station.

The culture in the school is characterised by collaboration, exchange of best practice and involvement of employees, students and parents in the development of the school. Our employees are professional and dedicated and come from many different countries around the world. The common language of communication in the school is English but you will hear many different languages spoken in the school every day.

The school is part of the European Schools system and is also part of the Danish International Schools Network (DISN).

Our teachers receive ongoing in-service training and professional development opportunities and are part of professional learning communities.

Salary and employment conditions are in accordance with relevant collective agreements. All roles are subject to background checks, including satisfactory references, qualifications and criminal record checks.

Vacant positions

If you wish to apply for one of our vacant positions, please click on the link in the job post.  Applications must as a minimum include a CV, cover letter and fully completed online job application. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

If you have any questions regarding the advertised positions, please contact the school’s administration on +45 3614 0190.

Please note that we do not respond to unsolicited applications. All our vacant positions are advertised below and on the City of Copenhagen website.

Current vacancies

Primary Class Teacher in the French Section at the European School Copenhagen – Professeur des écoles dans la section Française de l’ESCPH

On-call substitute teachers

We are currently looking for on-call substitute teachers for both Primary and Lower Secondary. We prefer educated teachers or somebody with corresponding qualifications. Applicants must be able to speak at least two of the following languages: English, French, Danish, German. Please write LW0C@kk.dk

Last updated October 13, 2022