Work at ISH

Founded in 2009, the International School of Hellerup is a not-for-profit IB Continuum World School in Copenhagen offering IB Programmes from Pre-K - Grade 12. Our mission is to provide the highest quality education in a student-centered environment by empowering individuals to fulfill their potential to become purposeful life-long learners and responsible global citizens.

If you are interested in working at ISH, we encourage you to visit this webpage regularly; new vacancies are posted as they become available. Please see below for current vacancies. 

A warning about recruiting scams: please note that all open positions at the International School of Hellerup are listed on this page. We do not offer any remote, work-from-home positions. 



Volunteering at ISH

ISH welcomes teachers and aspiring teachers to volunteer at the school. Volunteering is a great way to contribute to the students’ education, create connections with the school, and gain teaching experience. If interested, please send a request to and reference the name of the relevant principal in the email subject title:

  • Primary School Principal: Stef Fleet
  • Middle School Principal: Abenaa Uttenthal
  • High School Principal: Evis Qeska
  • After School Care Programme: Chiara Giani

August/September and December are particularly good times to contact the school.