NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences is an independent and international higher education institution, specialising in the disciplines of Games & Media, Hotel, Facilities, Logistics, Traffic and Tourism & Leisure.

The institute seeks to create a distinct profile for itself as a centre for education, research and knowledge. It is in this capacity that the institute is committed to making a contribution to our globalizing society by training young people to become responsible professionals – in conjunction with the international industries. Furthermore, the institute aims to create a stimulating workplace for both students and staff, to enable them to integrate knowledge and skills, to develop their talents to the fullest and apply these to society in a professional and responsible manner.

Academy for Leisure considers Leisure as essential for the quality of life of individuals and society. Through leisure it is possible to contribute to a sustainable (economic) development, to social innovation and to address the power of diversity. Academy for Leisure offers innovative educational programmes in the fields of leisure, business and innovation (professional bachelor in Leisure management), the academic bachelor programmes International Leisure Studies (BSc level) and Leisure Studies (MSc level) , and the professional master in Imagineering. Academy for Leisure has been given the Special Distinctive Feature for ‘Imagineering’ by the NVAO (Dutch-Flemish Accreditation Organization).

Academy for Leisure is rapidly transforming from purely an educational institute into a broader platform that also addresses academic and practise oriented research and consultancy.

Currently we are recruiting a

Lecturer English 1.0 fte

Job profile

You will be delivering education through training sessions, workshops and project groups. You will be developing educational material and guiding students both individually and in groups. Furthermore we expect you to deliver an active contribution to the development of the knowledge-domain within the curriculum. You will be required to teach both in the Dutch and English tracks at all levels.

Candidate profile

You have an academic level of thinking and working with a relevant completed education and a first grade teaching qualification. You have working experience on a higher educational level. You are either experienced with or have affinity with working in an international / intercultural context (preferably) in the Leisure industry. You are familiar with ICT and its application in education, using the electronically learning environment, and you are motivated to use these methods intensively. Also you are familiar with modern educational views within the higher education.

Salary & benefits

NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences provides assistance to guide expatriate employees through the process of relocation and settling in. Dutch tax authorities may offer tax reduction to applicants from abroad (which makes tax rates comparable to the UK and US).

The salary for this position will be at level 11 of the CAO-HBO (Collective Labour Agreement), earning in between a monthly minimum of € 3392.46 and a maximum of € 4661.12 gross (full-time). You will be officially appointed in the function of Lecturer. You will receive a fixed annual benefit of 8.3%. Apart from this, NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences offers you an 8% holiday allowance and a compensation for your health insurance. With a full-time position and a working pattern of 40 hours per week you are entitled to 10.7 weeks of holiday leave (including public holidays).   


We would like to invite you to apply via the online application form, the link for which is provided on this page. Applications via e-mail or letter will not processed. If you already have an account in our Talentpool, you can log in and use 'Apply to this position' directly. The information in your profile will be used for your application, which will save you time filing your application. If two candidates of matching ability are short-listed, preference will be given to the internal candidate.

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Margreet Toonen
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