Foreign Language Assistant (French)

Foreign Language Assistant (French)

We are seeking a highly capable, enthusiastic and well-qualified Foreign Language Assistant (French) to conduct conversation classes with small groups.

The majority of the time will be dedicated to working on a one-to-one basis with examinations classes or to providing advanced classes to Able, Gifted and Talented students.

The post would ideally suit a French graduate or somebody with previous teaching experience and knowledge of the English AQA GCSE / GCE syllabus. The post would likewise suit someone seeking to develop their French teaching, as there may be the opportunity to undertake some timetabled teaching.

Hours: Flexible hours considered x35 weeks per annum (term time + 1 week)
Salary: c£13,000pa, depending on contractual hours
This is a permanent position


Completed applications should be returned to recruitment.support@johnlyon.org

Please be aware that CVs alone will not be accepted.

Closing date for applications is 12.00pm on Wednesday 20th March 2019.

Applications will be assessed in order of receipt and interviews may occur at any stage after applications are received. Please therefore apply as soon as possible.


The School 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.

As a provider of employment and education, we value the diversity of our staff and students. We are committed to providing a fair, equitable and mutually supportive learning and working environment for our students and staff.