European XFEL is an international non-profit company located in the Hamburg area in Germany. It operates a 3.4 km-long X-ray laser, which produces X-rays of unique quality for studies in physics, chemistry, the life sciences, materials research and other disciplines. The diverse scientific facilities at European XFEL enable scientists from across the globe to carry out a wide range of experimental techniques.
Two school laboratories are being built on the European XFEL campus. One will be equipped for biology and chemistry experiments and the other for physics experiments. Prior to the expected opening in 2023, educational modules need to be developed and tested. The development of a first module on virus research will be funded by the Joachim Herz Foundation.
For our Visitor Center team, we are now looking for a
Teacher for school laboratories in biology, chemistry and physics (f/m/d)
The successful candidate will initially work on the following tasks:
After the opening of the European XFEL Visitor Centre and School lab, the candidate will:
Become part of a vibrant international and multi-cultural team of scientists, engineers, technical and administrative staff. Be involved in cutting edge scientific and technical progress, participate in our international networks, and shape your life upon trust based flexible working times and telecommuting options. Experience our atmosphere of tolerance and respect.
Salary and benefits are similar to those of public service organizations in Germany. In addition European XFEL provides a non-contributory company pension scheme, broad relocation benefits, as well as subsidized job-tickets and meals at our company restaurant. The European XFEL GmbH intends to achieve a widely international staff. Company language is English, non-German candidates hired from abroad receive an international allowance.
Reference number: A-170
Duration: This appointment is initially limited to 2 years. A permanent extension is foreseen at a later stage.
Please apply online and provide a cover letter next to a CV in English, as well as your work certificates in one single pdf-file.
Applicants with disabilities will be given preference over other equally qualified applicants The European XFEL GmbH is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and encourages applications from women.
Deadline: 10 February 2021
For additional information, please contact Bernd Ebeling (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Working place will be Schenefeld in the Hamburg metropolitan area. General information on working in Germany, the Hamburg area and the European XFEL can be found under www.xfel.eu/careers.
European XFEL GmbH
Holzkoppel 4, 22869 Schenefeld, Germany