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Mandarin Teacher or Tutor - Casual

Northfleet Technology College, Northfleet

  • Ref:KCC886-5456-288T
  • Posted:27/09/2023
  • Pay:28,000-43,685 for teacher. Tutor - to be agreed
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:11/10/2023 at 22:00
  • Interviews:W/c 16.10.23


Mandarin Teacher / Tutor

Required for immediate start.  Salary if a Teacher: M1- UPS3.  Salary if a Tutor: a negotiable hourly rate.

Northfleet Technology college are seeking an innovative, passionate and suitably qualified Mandarin Teacher or Tutor for 2 days a week to join our MFL Team at the earliest opportunity. 

  • Are you a passionate Mandarin specialist who can inspire young minds?
  • Do you believe in delivering learning that builds curiosity in languages?
  • Do you want the freedom to teach creatively?

If you can answer ‘Yes’ to all of the above, Northfleet Technology College is the school for you!  We have excellent facilities, outstanding IT and encourage innovative teaching practice in a supportive team environment.

We are looking for a person to work within our MFL team to teach groups and individuals both in class and after school as part of the Mandarin Excellence Programme.  You will also work with the MFL team as in class support for other language lessons.  We are particularly interested in someone who can demonstrate the following:

  • Appropriate qualifications in the subject (including QTS if appropriate).
  • An ability to set high expectations for behaviour & achievement.
  • A capacity to work collaboratively in a team.
  • A passion to go beyond in developing the subject area.
  • An ability to complete reports for external agencies in regard to the Mandarin Excellence Programme.

If you relish the opportunity to work with a diverse & exciting teaching environment, with highly motivated students and a supportive Leadership Team, then Northfleet Technology College would welcome your application.  This post has safeguarding responsibilities that require you to be engaged in regulated activity and contact with children. 

All positions that involve working with children in regulated activity are exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.  All applicants must therefore declare all previous convictions and cautions, including those which would normally be considered ‘spent’ except those received for an offence committed in the United Kingdom if it has been filtered in accordance with the DBS filtering rules.

Candidates applying for a vacancy will be asked to complete a Self-Disclosure form on which they will be asked to disclose any relevant convictions, court orders, reprimands, warnings, or other matters which may affect an applicant’s suitability to work with children. 

In order to apply for this position, please complete and submit the NTC Application Form, CVs will not be accepted.

Appointment will be subject to satisfactory recruitment & vetting checks including 2 references.  Our school and all its personnel are strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children.  The post is subject to safeguarding checks including an Enhanced Disclosure application to the Disclosure & Barring Service and in accordance with the requirements of Keeping Children Safe in Education (2022), NTC will undertake an online search via engines and social media platforms of publicly available information concerning all short listed candidates.


Information about the school

NTC is a secondary modern 11-18 boys school with a mixed Sixth Form. Our state of the art school building ensures that NTC is at the centre of educational innovation and advancement.

Our students and staff benefit from a wonderful learning environment and the schools Technology College roots ensures that we provide more advanced resources and facilities for Mathematics, Science, Computing and Engineering.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Steven Gallears
  • Address:Colyer Road, Northfleet, Kent, DA11 8BG
  • Telephone: (01474) 533802
  • Email: office@ntc.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01474 536122


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.