Mandarin Language Assistant

Gresham's SchoolNorfolk

Gresham’s School is situated in the Georgian town of Holt and sits within 200 acres of glorious countryside. Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty, and with the Norfolk Broads and the North Norfolk Coast just a few miles away. 

Gresham’s offers a rare opportunity where children can join us at our Nursery and Pre-Prep from the age of 2 and continue with their education at our Prep and Senior Schools up to the age of 18. Our most recent inspection by the Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) rated Gresham’s ‘Excellent’ in all nine categories across all three schools, Pre Prep, Prep and Senior. 

Gresham’s Senior School is looking to appoint a Mandarin Language Assistant for September 2021. We deliver both the A level and the IB courses and knowledge of these qualifications would be beneficial. The successful candidate would ideally be a native Mandarin speaker who will work towards developing pupils’ Chinese language skills. 

The language assistant plays a key role working with individuals or small groups of pupils preparing them for public examinations at all levels. The successful candidate will have a genuine enthusiasm for Mandarin and look to actively promote Chinese as part of a thriving MFL department at Gresham’s School.

To apply for the role, please visit our website where you will find an application form.  Our recruitment team can also be reached by telephone on 01263 714623 or by emailing 

Closing Date: 22nd May 2021 (12 noon)

Interviews: W/C 24th May 2021

Please note: We reserve the right to interview, and appoint during the period up to and including 24th May 2021.

For an informal conversation about the above role please contact Mrs Chunlian Greenfield via email on

Gresham’s is proud of its exemplary approach to the safeguarding of our children and conduct a robust recruitment process. Applicants are expected to engage fully with the requirements of this process. An offer to join the School is made subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check along with clearance on all other relevant safeguarding and child protection requirements.

Registered Charity No: 1105500

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