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Severus Snape is hired by Dumbledore to teach Potions at Hogwarts

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Severus Snape is hired by Dumbledore to teach Potions at Hogwarts

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Snape had applied for the post of Defence Against the Dark Arts, but Dumbledore refused.

Severus Snape is hired by Dumbledore to teach Potions at Hogwarts
Date circa September, 1981
Certainty Reasonable guess
Location in Canon OP17
Type of Event Wizarding world

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Notes

He later says that he took up the post on Voldemort's orders (HBP2), so it's almost certain he began teaching at the start of the school year.

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