A leading independent day school for boys & girls age 3-18

Choir School to Cardiff Metropolitan Cathedral

A member of The Society of Heads: accredited by the Independent Schools Council (ISC)

Current Staff Vacancies


Teacher of History (Maternity Cover)

Date posted: 08th November 2019
Start date: March 2020
Contract type: Part-Time (0.6) Wednesday, Thursday & Friday each week.
Contract term: Fixed Term, Maternity Cover for 6 months initially; possibility to be extended.
Salary: Commensurate with experience and in line with market rate (Teachers Pay scale).

The Role
St John's College is a leading independent school for girls and boys aged 3 to 18. With 550 pupils on its roll, St John’s is the Choir School to Cardiff Metropolitan Cathedral and seeks to appoint an experienced History Specialist to join History Department, to teach across the ability range and up to and including KS4.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the capacity to inspire and develop pupils and will have demonstrable experience in delivering strong results. Familiarity with the WJEC specification is essential.
St John’s College, Cardiff is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

How to apply
To apply for this position, please return a fully completed application form and covering letter of application to Mark Edwards – Cover & Business Support Manager – medwards@stjohnscollegecardiff.com
Only applications submitted on the school’s application form will be considered. We do not accept applications through recruitment agencies.

If you require this document in an alternative format, please also contact Mr Edwards directly on the email address above, or contact the College reception team on 02920 778 936.

The closing date is 12 noon on Friday 22nd November 2019; the College reserves the right to consider the merit of early applications.

APPLICANTS WILL BE REQUIRED TO UNDERGO CHILD PROTECTION SCREENING APPROPRIATE TO THE POST INCLUDING CHECKS WITH PAST EMPLOYERS AND THE DISCLOSURE AND BARRING SERVICE.

Privacy Notice: All application forms and supporting statements are held on all candidates for six months and are shredded thereafter unless express permission is given
for applications to be retained. Applications are held in accordance with relevant GDPR legislation. For further information relating to data protection and the recruitment
process please contact our HR Manager: Nikki Thomas – nthomas@stjohnscollegecardiff.com