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Head of Religion, Philosophy & Ethics (RPE)

St Albans SchoolHertfordshire

St Albans School seeks to appoint a well-qualified graduate, preferably with a Philosophy specialism, to lead our highly-successful and forward-looking RPE Department that makes an important contribution to the School’s reputation for academic excellence.

The School has its own salary structure based on, but substantially above, national scales and a wide range of opportunities for advancement beyond the basic pay scale.

St Albans is a beautiful Cathedral city, with a lively cultural life, surrounded by countryside but only 20 minutes from London by train, with easy access to motorways and airports.

St Albans School is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity and the creation of an inclusive environment for all employees. Employment selections are made according to suitability for the post, irrespective of background or protected characteristic.

St Albans 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.

Further details of the post and an application form are available from:

The Headmaster’s PA, St Albans School, Abbey Gateway, St Albans, Herts AL3 4HB

01727 855521 or email

You can also find further details and apply on the School’s website:

Closing date for applications: Thursday 25 February at 12 noon. The School reserves the right to make an appointment before the closing date, so applicants are encouraged to apply immediately.

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