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Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages (Spanish and French)

Altrincham Preparatory SchoolAltrincham

Altrincham Preparatory School is a leading Independent boys’ school (ages 2 - 11) in Bowdon, Cheshire. It is extremely successful in securing pupils’ entry into the Senior School of their choice.

The Governors are looking to appoint an inspiring and enthusiastic teacher of Spanish and French to join our team on a part-time contract (0.7 FTE) from September 2021.

This is an exciting opportunity for a qualified, creative, imaginative and driven teacher who works with equal efficacy independently and as part of a team. Applicants will join an innovative, forward-thinking and committed team. The position would suit dynamic teachers who are able to inspire pupils of all abilities to develop their full potential.

Experience of teaching Spanish and French is essential as is an ability to interact and support children in a positive way to foster their enthusiasm for learning and creativity.

Altrincham Preparatory School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.  The protection of our pupils’ welfare is the responsibility of all APS staff and individuals are expected to conduct themselves in a way that reflects the principles of our organisation. The appointment will be conditional, subject to all satisfactory pre-employment checks being completed and confirmation of academic qualifications.  The post will be confirmed on receipt of all references and of a satisfactory outcome from an enhanced disclosure by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).  

Please apply in confidence by completing the School’s standard application form (CVs alone will not be accepted).  Applications should be addressed to the Head Master, Mr Andrew Whittaker and submitted along with a letter of application to vacancies@altprep.co.uk.

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Monday 1st March. Interviews will take place (via Zoom) during the weeks beginning 8th and 15th March.  If you have not been contacted by the interview date, you may assume that your application has been unsuccessful. 

Although we are not able to arrange a visit to the school at present, informal initial conversations are welcome.

APS is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.


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