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Employer Hereford Cathedral School
Location Herefordshire
Salary Competitive
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts September 2017

Hereford Cathedral School seeks to appoint an outstanding Head of Religious Studies from September 2017. We are looking for an inspirational teacher and excellent communicator to lead this vibrant and flourishing department.   

The successful candidate may have an interest in supporting Chaplaincy within the School but this is by no means a requirement of the role. In any case, essential qualities are first-rate interpersonal skills, energy, vision, high expectations and the ability to work well and communicate effectively with pupils, colleagues and parents.    

When the School was last inspected by ISI we received the top grading of “excellent” in each of the eight categories.   

Hereford Cathedral School has a well-established and thriving extra-curricular programme, and the successful applicant will be expected to play an active part in this.   

An application form and information pack may be downloaded from the school website   Completed applications should be accompanied by a covering letter and sent to Mrs Cath Knowles, Hereford Cathedral School, Old Deanery, The Cathedral Close, Hereford HR1 2NG or to 

The deadline for applications is 22nd March 2017, with interviews scheduled for 28th March 2017.   

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all members of staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  

Appointments are subject to DBS clearance, satisfactory employment references and pre-employment checks.     

Registered in Cardiff No 2081261 (Limited by Guarantee) Registered Charity No 518889

About the employer

Since the advent of co-education in the early 1970s, Hereford Cathedral School has grown into a day school of around 505 boys and girls, aged from 11 to 18. This number includes a Sixth Form of 154 housed in a dedicated sixth form centre. The School ...

Information about Hereford Cathedral School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase All-through
Funding status Independent
Gender Mixed
Age range 10 - 19 years
Denomination Church of England
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Locations and contacts

Old Deanery
Cathedral Close
United Kingdom
+44 1432 363 525