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Languages Support Assistant

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Are you able to speak a modern foreign language such as Spanish, French and/or German?

Are you interested in supporting within the classroom as a Languages Assistant?

A secondary school located in the central Manchester area is looking for a Languages Assistant who can support students on a part time basis in their language’s lessons. The successful foreign language speaking specialist will be providing intervention and support with speaking aspects of the curriculum as well as reading and writing. If you are confident with French, Spanish or German speaking then you will be highly desirable to this secondary school.

There are options for part time work consisting of 3 – 4 days per week or for specific hours each day depending on the availability of the successful applicant. Any experience of supporting as a tutor or in a similar capacity within a school is highly desirable but not essential.

Applications are being encouraged from graduates of any background as long as proficient and confident with their language. This role would be highly suitable for a confident and academic graduate or an individual looking to progress into a career within the education sector.

Highlights of this Language Support Assistant:

  • Part time opportunity for a number of hours or days per week
  • Central Manchester located secondary school with a fantastic reputation in the area
  • Competitive pay rate equating to GBP10 per hour or GBP65 per day
  • Support as a Languages Support Assistant specifically with speaking revision and reading and writing exercises
  • Highly supportive Languages department with an approachable senior leadership team
  • Start following the February half term when schools plan to reopen

As this secondary school is located in the central Manchester area near to Longsight, Levenshulme, Burnage and Fallowfield it is very easy to commute via the A57 or public transport from the city centre. The school is set in a very pleasant residential area with plenty of parking as well as a secured on site car park.

If you are proficient in speaking another language or have experience with supporting within a secondary school environment, then please apply now using your latest CV and include a short cover statement outlining any relevant experience.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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