Full-Time Teacher of Mandarin Wanted at Jordanhill School

21 August 2019

Jordanhill SchoolSwireLOCATION: 45 Chamberlain Road, G13 1SP
SALARY: £26,697 - £40,206 per year
HOURS: 35 hours per week

Deadline Monday 2 September 2019

The Swire Trust is funding the development of a Chinese Language Centre at Jordanhill School. As the work of the centre expands, the school is seeking to appoint an additional full-time teacher of Mandarin to join the existing team in delivering the centre’s aims and aspirations.

At present the centre teaches Mandarin to all pupils from P5-P7 in Jordanhill School and in neighbouring Broomhill Primary. All pupils in S1 study Mandarin and then have the option to continue in S2 prior to course choice for S3. National 5 Mandarin is delivered in S3 and S4 and Higher Grade and Advanced Higher will be offered in 2020-21 and 2021-22.

The anticipated commencement date is Monday 4th November or as soon as possible thereafter. If you wish to discuss the post further, then please contact the Rector Dr Paul Thomson. The deadline for applications is Monday 2nd September 2019.

Please find the application form by clicking ‘Apply Now’ and then send it to Pauline Cameron, HR Officer cameronp@jordanhill.glasgow.sch.uk. Appointment is subject to holding current registration with GTCS, PVG Scheme Record, satisfactory references and confirmation of your right to work in the uk. If any of these conditions are not satisfied any offer of employment will be withdrawn.

Advertisements for the position can be found on both the Jordanhill School's website: https://www.jordanhill.glasgow.sch.uk/jobs/ and on MyJobScotland's website: https://www.myjobscotland.gov.uk/education/jordanhill-school/jobs/teacher-mandarin-165224