Teach First Denmark engage the brightest graduates from universities for a two-year, fully paid leadership development program where they teach at schools in socially deprived areas.
In 2013, the Teach First UK the third most searched career opportunity in the UK among graduates and is the organization that every year hires mostly from Oxford and Cambridge. In 2011 sought 18 percent of graduates from Harvard in to the program.
Working at Teach First Denmark
Start your career to inspire those who need it most
Today, 1 in 6 out of school without being able to read, count and write. It is a problem for the individual, and it is a problem for Danish society who miss a huge potential. Fortunately, good teachers make a big difference.
As Teach First Graduate, you help to ensure that children’s future is not determined by their parents’ education and income. You infecting children with your knowledge, your ambitions and dreams, and you will ensure that more children and young people realize their full potential.
Future leaders with teaching experience
As Teach First Graduate, you help to ensure that more children and young people in Denmark get a good education. We also want to foster a generation of leaders who will also in future will shape society positively – as teachers, business leaders and decision makers in ministries, local authorities and administrations.