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Teacher of Languages

Shiplake CollegeOxfordshire

French and Spanish

Starting January 2022

Shiplake College is seeking to appoint a dynamic and enthusiastic Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages to teach across all key stages. This is a superb opportunity for a suitably qualified practitioner to join a successful department. The role would suit an energetic teacher committed to the highest standards of teaching and learning; a teacher who can inspire and challenge all of our pupils. 

Applications are welcomed from teachers who will strive for excellence in all aspects of their practice. Applicants should also be able to instil a passion for learning, have a desire to work collaboratively and have the ability to create a rigorous environment for our pupils’ learning to thrive.

Shiplake College is an independent boarding and day school for boys aged 11 to 18 and girls aged 16 to 18, with girls joining Year 7 from September 2023. Situated in 45 acres of beautiful countryside near Henley-on-Thames, we offer an outstanding education based on small class sizes, excellent facilities and dedicated teaching staff. All teaching staff are expected to contribute to the busy programme of co-curricular activities on offer.

We offer a competitive salary, excellent free lunches and a contributory pension scheme together with access to our gym and sporting facilities and an excellent working environment. 

Early applications are welcomed, as the College reserves the right to appoint at any stage during the application process.

Closing Date:  Monday 9 August, 10.00am
Interviews: By arrangement

Informal pre-application discussions and visits to the College are welcome. Please contact Katherine Green at or call 01189 405222.

A job/person specification and an application form can be obtained from 

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