The Nelson Mandela School (NMS) is an international school situated in one of the nicest neighborhoods in Berlin. The school prides itself with its bilingual roots: English and German. It has a strong reputation and is linked to many schools through various projects all over the world e.g. Sweden, India and China. NMS is underpinned by an ethos based on raising aspirations, raising achievement and providing opportunities.

School Principal

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The tjfbg is looking for a FLEX Educator (Erzieher:in), 30-35h/week, starting from 01.02.2022, at Nelson Mandela School, a bilingual school where students from various nationalities learn, play and explore their interests together in German and English.

Information and application route here.

Native English teachers

Looking for native English teachers  


Job Start in February or for coming school year 2022/2023


We are looking for a certified native English teacher for years 1-6 in the primary school and another one for Middle School and Upper Secondary with both English and a second subject possibly in maths or sciences (biology, chemistry or physics). 

If you are determined in your pursuit of excellence and have a passion for making a difference, we want to meet you. If you have taught years 1-6 or 7- 13 or/and have experience teaching IB particularly in Language and Literature and or Literature, we want to meet you.

The successful candidates will have the following competences:

  • Qualified Teacher Status ( For Germany that means you need an a paper that you are allowed to teach according to the laws of your country, you need at least one educational degree, you need a bachelors as well as a master´s degree indicating that you have studied two subjects as mentioned above acknowledged by the Berlin Educational system)and you need to show that you have studied pedagogics)
  • Evidence of and commitment to continue professional development.
  • Successful school teaching experience across the age ranges 6-11, and 12-18+
  • Know how to plan, prepare and deliver stimulating and engaging lessons, which make effective use of cross-curricular links and teaches students how to learn, using modern technology.
  • Ability to access and record the progress of pupils’ learning to inform next steps and monitor progress.
  • Successful experience in class management strategies

Every piece of evidence that displays your educational background is helpful here.

The Nelson Mandela school caters to 1300 students aged 5-19. Further details on the school can be found on our website at:

If you are interested in this vacancy please contact:

Our Principal Dr. H. G. Bauer  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tel: +49 (0) 30 8639538-0

Fax +49 (0) 30 8639538-29

Head of Languages, Nihal Adler Tel: 0172 6297218 or email 

Email :  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Additionally, please register yourself with the senate where you need to have your documents checked and authorized. This is important as it will determine your salary later on in the process:

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