Vacancies German Language Assistant Closing Date: 05.10.2021
Job Type(s):
  • Permanent and Part-Time during term time

Permanent and part time during term time
For 1 September 2021

The Godolphin and Latymer School is one of the country’s leading independent day schools for girls, located on a six acre site in Hammersmith, London.  The School’s facilities are excellent, making it an exciting place to learn and work.  The students at Godolphin and Latymer receive unrivalled academic and pastoral support and outstanding examination results are achieved.  Our thriving Modern Foreign Languages faculty offers French, German, Italian, Mandarin and Spanish, along with an exciting extra-curricular programme.

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a passionate, well-qualified and suitably experienced native or completely fluent German speaker to join the school as a German Language Assistant from 1 September 2021.

The role will involve conducting conversation lessons with pupils aged 11-18 in small groups, pairs or on a one-to-one basis and the provision of support with preparation for IGCSE, IB and A Level oral exams.

The successful candidate will possess a good university degree in a relevant subject and will have very strong spoken and written English skills, along with detailed grammatical knowledge of both English and German.

The post-holder will work one day per week (8 hours) during the term time and the full week in which each term begins and end.  The working day and hours will be agreed on appointment.  The working day may alter each academic year depending on the needs of the timetable.  The School may be able to consider the hours being worked over two half days per week.

The salary will be commensurate with the post and will depend upon qualifications and experience.

Fully completed application forms must be returned to by noon on the closing date.  Please note that applications must be made on the school’s application form.  Neither CVs nor late applications will be accepted.

The closing date for applications is noon on Monday 10 May 2021.
It is likely that interviews will take place the following week.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The Charity called The Godolphin and Latymer School (charity registration number 312699) is administered by The Godolphin and Latymer School Foundation, a charitable company limited by guarantee (Company number 3598439).

THE GODOLPHIN AND LATYMER SCHOOL, Iffley Road, Hammersmith, London, W6 0PG.
HMC/GSA 800 girls, 11-18 (220 in the Sixth Form).