Teacher of French (Part-time), Cambridgeshire

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Kimbolton SchoolCambridgeshire

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Start date: 01/09/2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

To start in September 2019, we are seeking to appoint an experienced teacher or enthusiastic graduate to teach French part-time (up to 0.7) to at least IGCSE level.  The ideal candidate must have a good university degree in French be fluent in spoken and written as well as being a regular visitor to France.  

In the first year, the Head of French expects to offer the successful applicant a range of teaching opportunities throughout the age range.

French results in recent years have been strong (2017 results – IGCSE 65% A*/A; A level 100% A/B).  The new teacher’s primary role will be to help maintain and improve upon this standard.

In addition to the teaching, the successful applicant will be expected to take a full part in the activities of the Department such as accompanying and organising cinema or theatre trips.  In particular, a willingness to organise and accompany visits to France is essential.  All members of the Department contribute to keeping resources up-to-date.

For further details about this exciting opportunity to join our friendly and enthusiastic staff team, please visit our website to access the job description.  If you are interested in applying for this position, please complete an application form and return it to the Headmaster along with a covering letter and your CV by the closing date of 9.00am Tuesday 26th February 2019.  Successful applicants will be invited to attend an interview on Tuesday 5th March 2019.  

Kimbolton School is a 1,000 strong HMC co-educational school with both day and boarding pupils.  The School is delightfully set in the grounds of Kimbolton Castle in Cambridgeshire.  Please visit us at www.kimbolton.cambs.sch.uk. 

Kimbolton School is committed to the highest standards of safeguarding and implements a rigorous and robust recruitment process that gathers and evaluates child protection-relevant evidence about candidates. All applicants are requested to read the Safeguarding Policy document. All posts are subject to satisfactory completion of an enhanced DBS check and provide evidence of proof of right to work in the UK.

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More about Kimbolton School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: Kimbolton, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE28 0EA, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1480 860505
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