Principal, Cardiff

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St John's College, CardiffCardiff

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

The Board of Trustees of St John’s College, Cardiff invites applications for the role of Principal from September 2020.

St John’s College, Cardiff is a leading co-educational independent day school for approximately 570 pupils aged 3-18. The school is housed in a beautiful Grade II listed building, developed to offer superb modern facilities, with an exciting new Sixth Form centre five minutes’ walk from the main site. St John’s College has a UK wide reputation for academic excellence as well as a rich and diverse co-curricular programme, and is immensely proud of its role as Choir School to Cardiff Metropolitan Cathedral.

The success of St John’s College is underpinned by its Roman Catholic heritage and familial community which embraces students of all faiths and backgrounds. The School’s primary religious allegiances and affiliations are Roman Catholic.

Further information on St John’s College, Cardiff can be found at:

A candidate brief is available from

Letters of application and CVs should be sent by the closing date, Tuesday 10 September at 12 noon, to Freddie Dennis quoting reference CFD/66885.

St John’s College, Cardiff 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 an enhanced disclosure through the Disclosure and Barring Service.

More about St John's College, Cardiff
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: College Green, William Nicholls Drive, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF3 5YX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 29 2077 8936
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St John’s College, Cardiff, is an independent, co-educational day school for children aged 3-18. It is the choir school to Cardiff’s Metropolitan Cathedral and is a Catholic school with 466 pupils on its roll. It is situated in Old St Mellons, three ...