Acting Head of Girls' Games (FT, maternity cover), Cardiff

Closing date:Expiring soon

The Cathedral SchoolCardiff

Date posted:
Start date: 20th April 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: School salary scale
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: No

The Sports Faculty at The Cathedral School is seeking to appoint a talented and inspirational Head of Girls’ Games to cover a maternity leave, teaching Games in the Senior Section (ages 11-18) and the Junior section (ages 8-10). The post is for two terms in the first instance from April until December 2020.

This is a full time post, which carries with it responsibility for the co-ordination of the Girls’ Games programme (fixtures etc), which include Saturday fixtures. Please see the candidate pack below for further details about the role. 

To apply, please download and complete the application form and email it, together with a covering letter of no more than two sides of A4, to Mrs Clare Sherwood, Head, via  

Standards at the school, academic and behavioural, are very high and there is a strong Christian ethos. The school is an equal opportunities employer.   

Applications are invited by Thursday 21st November 2019 at 9.00am.

Interviews, to include a short coaching session, will take place on Thursday 28th November.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo full DBS clearance in order to establish their suitability to work with children. Further details of this post and a downloadable application form can be found on the school website (see ‘Join Us’). 

The Cathedral School is a Woodard school, also in membership of the HMC, the Society of Heads, IAPS and the Choir Schools' Association.

More about The Cathedral School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Cardiff Road, Llandaff, Cardiff, CF5 2YH, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 29 2056 3179
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