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Russian Language Assistant

Haberdashers' Boys' SchoolHertfordshire

Required January 2022

An enthusiastic, committed, and well-qualified linguist is required to join our highly successful Modern Foreign Languages department.

Working an average of four hours per week (term time only), the successful applicant with have fluency in Russian.

All pupils joining the school at 13+ study French in their first year using the Cambridge IGCSE textbook. In addition, they take a second Modern Language of a choice between Spanish and German. All pupils are then required to study at least one language to IGCSE. The department is also able to offer private tuition in other languages on an informal basis and depending on availability.

The department is committed to the extensive use of the target language in the classroom and to the laying of firm grammatical foundations. 

Applicants are welcome to contact the Mr R J Thompson, Head of Modern Languages, for further information on 020 8266 1757. 

Further details and an application form can be obtained from our website or by email from the Human Resources department staffvacancies@habsboys.org.uk Please note CV’s are not accepted.

Closing date: 8am, Friday 3 December 2021.

Interviews will take place shortly thereafter.

Haberdashers’ Boys’ School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service enhanced check. The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the School is therefore permitted to ask job applicants to declare all convictions and cautions (including those which are "spent" unless they are "protected" under the DBS filtering rules) in order to assess their suitability to work with children.

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