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Teacher of Mandarin

Job Title: Teacher of Mandarin
Job Reference No: 18-19048
Responsible to: Deputy Head Academic
Hours per week: Part time, one hour per week
Salary: Dependent on qualifications and experience
Start date: January/February 2019            
Closing date: Applications considered as they are received.

Taunton School is over 170 years old and is an Independent School for approximately 1000 boys and girls aged 0-18 years, with circa 300 boarders. We aim to challenge, inspire and nurture young people to succeed in a global community. 

We are seeking to appoint a talented and well qualified Part Time teacher of Mandarin to teach up to A Level. The role will include a mixture of language teaching and exam coaching. The successful candidate for the role will be highly motivated and enthusiastic with a strong linguistic background and a passion for sharing this.

Our School ethos is of a shared responsibility and positive contribution from all to the life and work of this busy six-day-a-week boarding and day community. This is what makes Taunton School such a thriving, energetic and well-rounded Independent School. We offer a competitive package and an outstanding educational environment in which to work.

Application details: Please complete and submit a Taunton School application form and equal opportunities monitoring form accompanied with a covering letter to tsrecruit@tauntonschool.co.uk. Alternatively, applications can be posted to the HR Department at the main School address. Please note CVs alone will not be accepted.

Download the Taunton School application form in MS Word format here
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Taunton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The offer of employment will be subject to pre-employment checks including satisfactory references and a successful enhanced DBS check. Taunton School is an equal opportunities employer and sets out to be caring and reasonable in its approach to all staff; it values its staff and has been accredited with the Investors in People gold standard.