Language Assistant – French

Closing Date: 1 March 2024 Telephone: 01728 727201
Salary: £12,227
Employment Term: Full TimeTemporary

Framlingham College is a co-educational, independent boarding and day school for pupils aged 3-18. The College embraces pupils with a wide range of interests and abilities and offers a huge number of co-curricular activities and sports that complement our academic curriculum and enrichen our pupils’ experience. We believe that learning happens within and beyond the classroom; our pupils and staff have high expectations of and for themselves within a supportive and aspirational environment. We believe in instilling curiosity, a spirit of enquiry and a love of learning for learning’s sake, in every pupil. Our vision is to equip our young people with the habits and knowledge they need to thrive in their future adult world.

To work with and support our successful Languages department, we require enthusiastic, engaging and dynamic Language Assistants to join us at Framlingham College from September 2024. The candidate must be a French speaker who is interested in a career in the education sector, and keen to gain valuable work experience. This position is open to both undergraduates and graduates. A willingness to make a full contribution to life in this busy boarding school is essential.

The successful candidate will receive an annual salary of £12,227. This includes an allowance for boarding duties, plus rent-free furnished accommodation (including all bills) and meals when the kitchen is operational. You will also receive complimentary membership to our Sports Centre.

This position is offered on a one academic year fixed term basis commencing September 2024.

Candidates must have the right to work in the UK for the duration of this fixed term contract without any additional approvals. Appointment will be subject to verification of the appointee’s right to work in the UK.

We will offer you extensive ongoing CPD opportunities and a highly supportive working environment as well as a range of other staff benefits.

If you have a disability or long term illness that otherwise prevents you from meeting any of the essential criteria listed in the person specification, please contact us to discuss whether a reasonable adjustment can be made.

Application forms can be found using the following link:

Applications will be viewed upon receipt, you are therefore advised to apply at your earliest convenience.

Framlingham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service and online social media checks.