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Head of Modern Foreign Languages

Aberdour Preparatory SchoolSurrey

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Aberdour Preparatory School for a new Head of Modern Foreign Languages to start in September 2021.

We welcome applications from candidates who have excellent subject knowledge, the ability to inspire and motivate pupils, excellent leadership skills and experience of teaching French across a variety of year groups.

We would consider other languages for exceptional candidates. As Head of Department, you will have overall responsibility for the delivery of high standards of teaching and learning across the team, ensuring resources are used efficiently, especially the use of modern technology to enhance lessons.

To apply for the position, please send a covering letter addressed to the Headmaster, together with a completed application form and CV to, Jo Reid, Aberdour School, Brighton Road, Burgh Heath, Tadworth, Surrey KT20 6AJ or email

Application forms can be found on our website: 

The closing date for applications is 9th April 2021 at 12pm.

Shortlisting will take place on 12/13th April with interviews taking place the week beginning 19th April, though the school reserves the right to appoint an exceptional candidate at any stage of the application process.

**Previous applicants need not apply**

Aberdour School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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