Chinese (Mandarin) Teacher, Ipswich

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Ipswich High SchoolIpswich

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are offering the opportunity to work at one of the highest performing schools in Suffolk with eager and well-behaved students.  This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced, well-qualified teacher of Chinese (Mandarin) to join a successful and diverse team of language specialists. Mandarin is currently taught from KS3 up to, and including, KS5 and Cambridge Pre-U and we would require the successful teacher ideally to teach across this range. A passion for teaching and learning, pupil development and high expectations in all aspects of your work are also our key criteria. Proud of our superb natural surroundings, we make full use of the site’s own woodland and impressive 84 acres of peaceful countryside overlooking the River Orwell. The School is committed to staff wellbeing and with this post, there are many other staff benefits; please see our recruitment and welcome brochure for further details.

The post also offers opportunities for professional development and a supportive and welcoming staff body. There will also be an opportunity to be involved in the wider school’s enrichment programme.

To apply, please, complete and return an application form along with a cover letter, addressed to the Head, to

For further details and an application pack, please see the School website. 

Closing date: Monday 19 February at midday

Interview date: w/c Monday, 26 February 

A: Woolverstone, Ipswich, Suffolk IP9 1AZ T: 01473 780201



We are committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post.

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More about Ipswich High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Woolverstone, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP9 1AZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1473 780201
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Ipswich High School is the leading independent day school in Suffolk with over 650 girls aged 3-18. The school enjoys a high profile across the region and there is considerable demand for places. The catchment area extends across Suffolk, Essex and s...