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We are a successful and growing company seeking talented new colleagues to join our team. 

To apply for one of the vacancies listed below please complete our online application form - at the end of the form you will be ale to upload your CV and a Letter of Application explaining your motivation for applying for a particular position -and why you feel you would be a suitable candidate. We will acknowledge receipt and inform you of the timescale in place for the particular vacancy you are applying for.

Please note that your letter of application should be written in English, and we prefer CVs to be too, as English language fluency is essential - particularly for our Management and Childcare Practitioner vacancies. Don't see a suitable vacancy? Don't worry - we have a rolling recruitment policy, and are happy to hold CV’s on file from potential applicants. 

Please take a few minutes to find out more about the Zein philosophy and pedagogic approach before submitting your application. If you would like to have an idea of what it is like to work at Zein why not take a look at our Staff Reflections page.

DAY CARE MANAGER (32-36 hours)

Day Care Location Manager 

Zein is a successful and growing child care company with multiple locations in The Hague. We are now seeking an experienced Early Years Educator to manage a prime Day Care location. This is an outstanding opportunity for a knowledgeable, people oriented and dedicated pedagogic manager – interested in working within an international context in a childcare company with a proven reputation for quality. Applications are welcomed from candidates able to demonstrate an open mindedness to adopting the Zein pedagogical vision, together with the ability to inspire others, the confidence to use their own initiative and the ambition to develop professionally.

Experience & Skills:

  • Relevant Bachelors’ Degree in Education with a minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar position
    OR
    An Early Childhood Study diploma with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills
  • General management training and/or experience
  • First Aid and emergency response qualifications/knowledge
  • Knowledge and understanding of Health and Safety regulations
  • Effective communication skills at all levels
  • Excellent planning and organization skills
  • Knowledge and understanding of diversity, equal opportunity and inclusiveness

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Apply today via our online application form  

CHILDCARE PRACTITIONER - DAY CARE (Full Time)

Childcare Practitioner, Day Care, The Hague 

We are dedicated to providing quality international childcare, positive interactive learning and memorable experiences for the children in our care.  We are currently seeking highly motivated future colleagues to guide, inspire and be part of a great team, looking after children between 0-4 years of age.  We currently have a full time (32-40 hours) position available.


Qualifications & Experience:

  • Possession of qualifications to work in Childcare in the Netherlands - preferably Early Childhood Education (International applicants– please see our Recruitment FAQs on the IDW/DUO process) 
  • Experience working in a childcare setting
  • Good understanding of the Early Years Learning Framework
  • Strong organisational and teamwork skills
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills (knowledge of Dutch or another European language is desirable)
  • Good level of computer literacy
  • Current First Aid certificate

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Apply today via our online application form  

CHILDCARE PRACTITIONERS - DAY CARE (Maternity Cover)

Childcare Practitioner (Maternity Cover), Day Care, The Hague 

We are dedicated to providing quality international childcare, positive interactive learning and memorable experiences for the children in our care.  We are currently seeking highly motivated future colleagues to guide, inspire and be part of a great team, looking after children between 0-4 years of age.  We currently have 4 Maternity Cover positions coming available starting in May/June.


Qualifications & Experience:

  • Possession of qualifications to work in Childcare in the Netherlands - preferably Early Childhood Education (International applicants– please see our Recruitment FAQs on the IDW/DUO process) 
  • Experience working in a childcare setting
  • Good understanding of the Early Years Learning Framework
  • Strong organisational and teamwork skills
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills (knowledge of Dutch or another European language is desirable)
  • Good level of computer literacy
  • Current First Aid certificate

Click link to download full Job Description

Apply today via our online application form  

CHILDCARE PRACTITIONERS - OUT OF SCHOOL CARE (Part Time)

Childcare Practitioners, Out of School Care, The Hague

We are dedicated to providing quality international childcare, positive interactive learning and memorable experiences for the children in our care.  We are currently seeking highly motivated future colleagues to guide, inspire and be part of a great team looking after children between 3-6 years and 6-12 years of age, after school and during school holidays. A particular interest/qualification in the use of sport or the arts in a childcare setting would be an asset, but is not essential.

We are able to offer a range of part time contract options so please state your availability on application.  Clearly, availability during After School Hours (14:40 - 18:30) and school holidays is essential!


Qualifications & Experience:

  • Possession of qualifications to work in Childcare in the Netherlands (International applicants– please see our Recruitment FAQs on the IDW/DUO process)
  • Experience working in a childcare setting preferred
  • Strong organisational and teamwork skills
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills (knowledge of Dutch or another European language is desirable but not essential)
  • Good level of computer literacy
  • Current First Aid certificate

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Apply today via our online application form  

ZEIN FLEX TEAM : CHILDCARE PRACTITIONER (After School/Holiday Care)

Are you interested in a Flexible Childcare Practitioner (Inval Pedagogisch Medewerker) position within our Out of School Care locations in The Hague?

We are now seeking highly motivated Childcare Practitioners for our Flex Team. Successful candidates will join an international, friendly, vibrant and dynamic team, looking after children between 3-12 years within our Out of School Care (After School & Holiday Care) programme.


Qualifications & Experience:

  • Relevant child care qualifications (preferably Early Childhood Education for the Daycare and preferably additional sporting qualification for Out of School Care)
  • Experience working in a childcare setting
  • Fantastic organisational and teamwork skills
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skill (knowledge in Dutch or another European language is desirable)
  • A good level of computer literacy
  • Current First Aid certificate
  • Possession of qualifications to work in Childcare in the Netherlands (for all foreign applicants – IDW/DUO)

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Apply today via our online application form  

ZEIN FLEX TEAM : CHILDCARE PRACTITIONER (Day Care)

 

Are you interested in a Flexible Childcare Practitioner (Inval Pedagogisch Medewerker) position within our Day Care locations in The Hague?

We are now seeking highly motivated Childcare Practitioners for our Flex Team. Successful candidates will join an international, friendly, vibrant and dynamic team, looking after children between 0-4 years within our Day Care programme.


Qualifications & Experience:

  • Relevant child care qualifications (preferably Early Childhood Education for the Daycare and preferably additional sporting qualification for Out of School Care)
  • Experience working in a childcare setting
  • A good understanding of the Early Years Learning Framework for Daycare
  • Good organisational and teamwork skills
  • Excellent verbal English communication skills (knowledge in Dutch or another European language is desirable)
  • A good level of computer literacy
  • Current First Aid certificate
  • Possession of qualifications to work in Childcare in the Netherlands (for all foreign applicants – IDW/DUO)
     

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Apply today via our online application form  

ZEIN FLEX TEAM : CHEF/COOK

 Sub-In Cook/Chef, Day Care, The Hague

Zein is a successful and growing company with multiple locations in The Hague. We provide services for children aged 3 months to 12 years and have a commitment to the provision of high quality, healthy biological food. We are now seeking an enthusiastic cook/chef to join our Flex Team and lead the preparation of healthy and nutritious meals for the children in our care on a flexible basis.

Experience & Skills:

  • A minimum of 2 years relevant experience
  • Experience in cooking/preparing meals for children
  • Knowledge of nutrition for young children
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • A team player
  • Positive disposition
  • Flexible, trustworthy and responsible
  • Ability to maintain calm under stressful conditions
  • Good command of English (ability to speak additional European languages is desirable)

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Apply today via our online application form  

BUS DRIVER

Double Decker Bus Driver, The Hague

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced and qualified driver for our Double Decker bus to transport young children and their teachers to our After School Care locations – and on Holiday Camp field trips.


Qualifications & Experience:

  • Possession of valid driver’s license for a Double Decker bus
  • A minimum of 2 years relevant experience
  • Must love working with young children
  • Excellent client service skills
  • Excellent command of English is essential (ability to speak additional European languages is desirable)
  • To maintain calm under stressful conditions
  • Cultural awareness and sensitivity 

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Apply today via our online application form