Lecturer researcher Coach Dutch

Are you that enthusiastic colleague with passion for education who wants to coach and guide International Business students in their Dutch language proficiency? Do you have knowledge of and / or experience in the international field in one of the areas of expertise of International Business? Do you want to contribute to the quality of education in the Northern Netherlands and to the social mission of professional higher education within an international context? 

Then please apply to the International Business program of the NHL Stenden Hogeschool, Leeuwarden. 

Whom are we looking for 

A team player with knowledge of and / or experience in Dutch as a foreign language (instruction, training, coaching). The core of the position is the provision of education, the coaching and guidance of international students. An added advantage for applicants would be having an interdisciplinary academic or professional background that is in line with the areas of expertise of the program. 

Where do you get started 

The vacancy is filled within the International Business program, part of the Academy of Commerce & International Business. The Academy consists of the Commercial Economics (CE), International Business (IB) and Entrepreneurship and Retail Management (ORM) courses. The Academy trains for national and international (commercial) functions for trade, industry and services. The courses are provided at the locations in Emmen, Leeuwarden, and Amsterdam. The current position is at International Business in Emmen. Our official language is English. 


We are looking for a teacher who: 

  • Is preferably in possession of a Master’s Degree or is studying for it, in the area of the Dutch language. 

  • In possession of a Dutch NT2 certificate or is studying for it. 

  • Preferably has experience as a teacher in higher professional education and has the basic qualification of didactic competence (or is willing to obtain it). 

  • Preferably has experience in working in a blended learning environment. 

  • Preferably has experience with or knowledge of working in an internationally oriented company and is interculturally oriented. 

  • Is entrepreneurial, organization sensitive and result oriented. 

  • Has demonstrable qualities to work in a coaching and inspiring way. 

  • Preferably has an excellentcommandof spoken and written English (C1/C2 level). 

What we offer  

Appointment takes place in the position of lecturer researcher B, job scale 11 (max EUR 5.332,48) gross per month) of the HBO CLA, depending on relevant experience, based on a full-time employment, excluding 8% holiday allowance and 8,3% end-of-year bonus).  The contract is (initially) for one year. 

About NHL Stenden Hogeschool  

In a challenging learning environment, students direct their studies and professional growth. Knowledge development and valorization is realized in collaboration with the professional field through the education concept of NHL Stenden: Design Based Education.  

We have strong links with companies and institutions in the region, but also across borders. As an international multi-campus university of applied sciences, we encourage our students to look beyond their own field and thus develop new knowledge and participate in innovative projects. We create a meeting place where knowledge flows and cultures come together and we make new connections with the professional field. NHL Stenden ambitiously provides knowledge that works! 


Are you the enthusiastic and inspiring colleague we are looking for? Send your application and resume (in one document) via the application button stating vacancy number 3134 ACIB to Marjolein Leezenberg and/or Sander Elema. 


Send your application before 12th of June 2023 


For questions about the position, please call Marjolein Leezenberg and/or Sander Elema, Team LeadersInternational Business, tel. no. +31 (0)6 28317034or+31 (0)6 20262206. 

Acquisition in response to this vacancy is not appreciated.