J.Okay. Rowling was placing pen to paper for instructing gigs earlier than ‘Harry Potter’ ever took off, and now one in all her employment bids could be yours … for the value of a modest residence.
An utility Rowling crammed out in 1996 to show in Scotland is presently on the market for $250,000. We didn’t screw up the variety of zeroes, you learn appropriately … $2-5-0-0-0-0. The unique app is being offered by Moments in Time.
The doc — a part of a 12-page bundle — is unquestionably an enormous a part of Rowling’s story of success. She’d completed her first ‘Potter’ manuscript in 1995, however was nonetheless buying it round to publishers earlier than one in all ’em lastly bit in ’97 … and the remaining, in fact, is historical past.
Before that although, she had a quick stint instructing secondary languages to excessive schoolers at Leith Academy — a results of her submitting this utility. It lists her employment and training historical past, in addition to expertise which she thought of related. Check it out your self … she describes working with youngsters who had particular wants, and the way that impacted her.
It’s attention-grabbing … ya gotta marvel if her time at Leith (and the appliance course of to get in) dictated something she went on to write down about Hogwarts within the books.
The wizard’s within the particulars for this one, we suppose.