Russian Language Assistant, Woodford Green

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Bancrofts SchoolWoodford Green

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Start date: Required from September 2018- June 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

Bancroft’s, one of London’s leading coeducational day schools, is looking for a native level speaker of Russian to join our very successful Modern Foreign Languages Department, to prepare and conduct conversation sessions with pupils in small groups on a weekly basis.

The successful candidate will provide teachers with a half-termly report on pupils’ progress, as advised by the Head of Russian, support with Key Stage 4 and 5 pupils (aged 14-18) to enhance their pronunciation and general conversation skills, and help the Head of Russian to prepare resources for departmental use.

Working hours are 11.5 hours per week, term time, the days are to be agreed. An excellent level of English (B2 or above), with a degree or in the final year of a degree, preferably in English is essential, with strong organisational and communication skills, and ability to work efficiently alongside class teachers.

Salary and any additional hours will be in line with the British Council rates for Outer London (gross) per month. 

For further details and an Application Pack, please visit 

Applications along with a cover letter, a copy of your academic records, and the contact details of a referee (at your University if relevant) should be sent to Leesa Whalley (Head of Russian) by 21 June 2018. Applications will be considered as they are received, so early applications are encouraged.

Interviews will take place in June 2018.

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More about Bancrofts School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Senior School, High Road, Woodford Green, Essex, IG8 0RF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8505 4821
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