Job Vacancies

Teacher of Chemistry 

Salary: Competitive
Hours/weeks: Full-time or part-time 
Start date: September 2024
Location: Hereford Cathedral School, Old Deanery, Cathedral Close, Hereford HR1 2NG 

Opportunity 
Hereford Cathedral School seeks to appoint a dynamic and enthusiastic Teacher of Chemistry to join our outstanding faculty. The role requires the ability to teach Chemistry at Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4. The successful candidate will be passionate about the subject, committed to a holistic education and 
able to inspire our students. Whilst not essential, the ability to teach A level would be an advantage or a willingness to develop teaching to this level. There is the potential for a Head of Chemistry role for outstanding applicants. 

This is a role for a teacher wishing to join a sector-leading educational provision which values continuous professional development, a culture of collaboration, reflective practice and where colleagues are nurtured, supported and encouraged in their careers. The successful candidate will be highly motivated and fully prepared to undertake the demands of working in one of the UK’s leading independent co-educational day and boarding schools. 

Our Offer
A highly talented and supportive staff and governing body
Competitive salary
Access to our effective Professional Learning programme which includes our vision 
for ‘Cultures of Thinking’
Free lunch provided in term time
Enrichment opportunities through our exceptional extra-curricular opportunities
Opportunity to join a wonderful team of people
A beautiful place to work in the most idyllic settings 
And finally, the chance to work with outstanding students

How to apply

An application form and information pack may be downloaded below

Download: Job Description

Download: Application Form

The closing date for applications is 9am on 4th March 2024.


Completed applications should be accompanied by a covering letter and sent to Recruitment, Hereford Cathedral School, Old Deanery, The Cathedral Close, Hereford HR1 2NG or to recruitment@herefordcs.com

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 enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment references and other safer recruitment checks. Further information on the School’s safeguarding can be found on the school website.

Finance Manager

Salary: Scale 44-55 (£42,820-£49,663)
Hours/weeks: Full-time and year-round
Location: Hereford Cathedral School, Old Deanery, Cathedral Close, Hereford HR1 2NG

Opportunity
The School is looking to recruit an outstanding Finance Manager to lead the Accounts Department and manage the School’s financial resources.
This is an opportunity to join a sector-leading educational organisation which values continuous professional development, a culture of collaboration, reflective practice and where colleagues are nurtured, supported and encouraged in their careers. The successful candidate will have experience of managing accounts and/or auditing for a comparable sized organisation along with a background in finance systems, financial control and cash-flow management. The individual will be highly motivated and will work closely with members of the Senior Leadership Team in a key supervisory and management position.

Our Offer
Join a highly talented and supportive team and governing body
Competitive salary
A beautiful place to work in the most idyllic settings
A positive and innovative working environment surrounded by students, staff, parents and governors
A collaborative and supportive attitude amongst staff which promotes a sense of teamwork and unity
Cycle to Work scheme
Free lunch during term time
NEST pension scheme (8.7% employer contribution, 6% employee contribution)
Staff are sometimes offered non-contractual School Fees Remission at the absolute discretion of the Governors

How to apply

An application form and information pack may be downloaded below

Download: Job Description

Download: Application Form

The closing date for applications is 11am on 14th February 2024.


Completed applications should be accompanied by a covering letter and sent to Recruitment, Hereford Cathedral School, Old Deanery, The Cathedral Close, Hereford HR1 2NG or to recruitment@herefordcs.com

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 enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment references and other safer recruitment checks. Further information on the School’s safeguarding can be found on the school website.

 

Rowing Coach 

Salary: Competitive
Hours/weeks: Part-time Start date: September 2024
Location: Herefordshire (based at Hereford Cathedral School & Boat Club)

Opportunity
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Rowing Coach to support all aspects of the Boat Club.
The successful candidate will have coaching experience, preferably with young rowers and should be British Rowing qualified (or equivalent). The successful candidate must be available to work no less than 8 hours and no more than approximately 25 hours per week, including weekends. You will be required to
work alongside and support the Head of Rowing, taking responsibility for the coaching and preparation of individual crews.
The individual will be highly motivated and fully prepared to undertake the demands of working in one of the UK’s leading independent co-educational day and boarding schools.

Overview
One of the key factors which has enabled our success over the previous years has been the focus on developing a world-class culture and environment. We continue to work towards an ethos and environment which enables high-level performance.
We are looking to bring in coaches who are keen to make a mark within the rowing scene and see opportunities to do things differently. We welcome ideas that challenge the status quo, and have the aim to provide the highest quality rowing experience across all levels.

Our Offer
Valuable, on the job training and professional development
Lunch provided in term time
Competitive salary
Coaching Kit
Opportunity to join a wonderful team of people
A beautiful place to work in the most idyllic settings
Join a highly talented and supportive team and governing body
A positive and innovative working environment
A collaborative and supportive attitude amongst staff which promotes a sense of teamwork and unity
Cycle to Work scheme

How to apply

An application form and information pack may be downloaded below

Download: Job Description

Download: Application Form

The closing date for applications is 9am on 19th February 2024.


Completed applications should be accompanied by a covering letter and sent to Recruitment, Hereford Cathedral School, Old Deanery, The Cathedral Close, Hereford HR1 2NG or to recruitment@herefordcs.com

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 enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment references and other safer recruitment checks. Further information on the School’s safeguarding can be found on the school website.

 

Rowing GAP 

Salary: Competitive
Hours/weeks: 25 hours a week Start date: September 2024
Location: Herefordshire (based at Hereford Cathedral School & Boat Club)

Opportunity
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Rowing GAP to support all aspects of the Boat Club.
The successful candidate will have rowing experience, and must be available to work 25 hours per week, including weekends. You will be required to work alongside and support the Head of Rowing, in preparation of individual crews.
The individual will be highly motivated and fully prepared to undertake the demands of working in one of the UK’s leading independent co-educational day and boarding schools.

Overview
One of the key factors which has enabled our success over the previous years has been the focus
on developing a world-class culture and environment. We continue to work towards an ethos and
environment which enables high-level performance.
We are looking to bring in a GAP who is keen to help and We welcome ideas that challenge the status
quo, and have the aim to provide the highest quality rowing experience across all levels.

Our Offer
Valuable, on the job training and professional development
Lunch provided in term time
Competitive salary
Coaching Kit
Opportunity to join a wonderful team of people
A beautiful place to work in the most idyllic settings
Join a highly talented and supportive team and governing body
A positive and innovative working environment
A collaborative and supportive attitude amongst staff which promotes a sense of
 teamwork and unity
Cycle to Work scheme

How to apply

An application form and information pack may be downloaded below

Download: Job Description

Download: Application Form

The closing date for applications is 9am on 19th February 2024.


Completed applications should be accompanied by a covering letter and sent to Recruitment, Hereford Cathedral School, Old Deanery, The Cathedral Close, Hereford HR1 2NG or to recruitment@herefordcs.com

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 enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment references and other safer recruitment checks. Further information on the School’s safeguarding can be found on the school website.

Head of Cricket 

Salary: Competitive
Hours/weeks: Full-time 
Start date: April 2024 (flexible: earlier or later start)
Location: Herefordshire (based at Hereford Cathedral School)
 

Opportunity
We are seeking an outstanding Head of Cricket and inspirational coach. The ideal candidate will have the leadership, vision, coaching skills and experience to take the lead role in the development and delivery of our cricket programme. The Head of Cricket will be responsible for shaping and developing the sport in the School, including the tactical and technical development of our players at all levels. 

We anticipate appointing a suitably qualified, enthusiastic and committed cricket specialist, with first-rate interpersonal skills, energy, high expectations and the ability to work well and communicate effectively with pupils, colleagues and parents. The ability to coach rugby, football, hockey or netball would be advantageous. Candidates for the position should be willing to contribute fully to the pastoral and extensive extra-curricular life of the school. This will include coaching teams beyond normal school hours including a significant number of Saturdays as well as 1-2-1 coaching and running cricket camps. The individual will be highly motivated and fully prepared to undertake the demands of working in one of the UK’s leading independent co-educational day and boarding schools. 

Overview
Cricket is the main team sport for boys and girls in the Summer Term where there is a competitive programme of fixtures, mainly on Saturdays. Cricket is a Games option during this term along with after school practices. Winter nets take place from September.

Our Offer
A highly talented and supportive staff and governing body
Competitive salary
Access to our effective Professional Learning programme which includes our vision for ‘Cultures of Thinking’
Cycle to Work scheme
Free lunch provided in term time
Enrichment opportunities through our exceptional extra-curricular opportunities
Opportunity to join a wonderful team of people
A beautiful place to work in the most idyllic settings 
And finally, the chance to work with outstanding students

How to apply

An application form and information pack may be downloaded below

Download: Job Description

Download: Application Form

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 recruitment@herefordcs.com

Please note this is an open advert with no closing date. The advert will stay live until an appointment has been made. Applications will be processed when received and applicants will be made aware whether they have been successful in terms of interview. Subsequently, to avoid disappointment we welcome early applications

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 enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment references and other safer recruitment checks. Further information on the School’s safeguarding can be found on the school website.

Graduate Assistant with Boarding

Location: Herefordshire (based at Wilmot House & Hereford Cathedral School)
Salary: Competitive
Hours/weeks: Full-time (including half terms & some Bank Holidays)
Contract: Initial 11-months fixed-term (with potential 1-year extension)
Start date: September 2024

Opportunity 
Hereford Cathedral School is providing a fantastic opportunity for graduates of any discipline to join our organisation. Our graduate programme provides outstanding experience and professional development, and would be particularly valuable for someone considering a career in teaching.
The successful candidate will be highly motivated and fully prepared to undertake the demands of working in one of the UK’s leading independent co-educational day and boarding schools.
 

Our Offer 
Valuable, on the job training, work experience and professional development
Free accommodation and all meals provided in term time
Academic and pastoral support, providing help and guidance
Competitive salary
Potential to undertake a PGCE in Year 2 if contract extended
Opportunity to join a wonderful team of people
A beautiful place to work in the most idyllic settings

How to apply

An application form and information pack may be downloaded below

Download: Job Description

Download: Application Form

The closing date for applications is 10am on 19th February 2024.


Completed applications should be accompanied by a covering letter and sent to Recruitment, Hereford Cathedral School, Old Deanery, The Cathedral Close, Hereford HR1 2NG or to recruitment@herefordcs.com

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 enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment references and other safer recruitment checks. Further information on the School’s safeguarding can be found on the school website.

Food Service Assistant 

Salary: FTE 20,197. Equates to: £9,677 pro rata
Hours: 20 hours per week over 5 working days* 
Term time plus 2 weeks (38 weeks per year)
Location: Hereford Cathedral School, Old Deanery, Cathedral Close, Hereford HR1 2NG
*occasional evening and weekend work may be required

Opportunity
The School is looking to recruit a Food Service Assistant to work in our busy catering department. The core purpose of this role is to provide effective support to the Catering Manager through the ability to prepare food to a high standard, serve food to staff and pupils, and maintain cleanliness and hygiene
standards.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a sector-leading educational organisation which values continuous professional development, a culture of collaboration, reflective practice and where colleagues are nurtured, supported and encouraged in their careers.
The successful candidate will have some previous experience and knowledge of food preparation and cooking skills.

Our Offer
Join a highly talented and supportive team and governing body
Competitive salary
A beautiful place to work in the most idyllic settings
A positive and innovative working environment surrounded by students, staff, parents
and governors
A collaborative and supportive attitude amongst staff which promotes a sense of
teamwork and unity
Cycle to Work scheme
Free lunch during term time
NEST pension scheme (8.7% employer contribution, 6% employee contribution)

How to apply

An application form and information pack may be downloaded below

Download: Job Description

Download: Application Form

The closing date for applications is 10am on 19th February 2024.


Completed applications should be accompanied by a covering letter and sent to Recruitment, Hereford Cathedral School, Old Deanery, The Cathedral Close, Hereford HR1 2NG or to recruitment@herefordcs.com

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 enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment references and other safer recruitment checks. Further information on the School’s safeguarding can be found on the school website.

 

School Minibus Driver 

Location: Hereford 
Description:  10 or 20 hours per week (6.30am-8.30am and/or 3.30pm -5.30pm)
Term-time only (36 weeks per year)

Salary: £11,701 per year for 20 hours per week 
6.30am-8.30 am (10 hours per week) - £17.03 per hour. This equates to £7,085.
3.30pm -5.30pm (10 hours per week) - £11.10 per hour. This equates to £4,616.

We are looking to appoint a skilled School Minibus Driver to join our transport department. 

All drivers of the school minibuses must:
Be over 21 years of age (for insurance purposes)
Have held a category B licence for at least 2 years.
Have a D1 entitlement on their licence.  
Undergo a minibus driving assessment and must successfully pass this test to be employed.
Ensure the emotional and physical welfare of the pupils in their care in line with Hereford Cathedral School Child Protection Guidelines

Duties shall include the following:
To safely transport pupils and staff from one location to another ensuring that all Road Traffic Act Legislation is adhered to.
To maintain good customer relations with parents and schools and contribute to a positive atmosphere on the minibus. 
Carry out daily and weekly vehicle checks on minibus i.e. oil level, fuel, water etc.

How to apply

An application form and information pack may be downloaded below

Download: Job Description

Download: Application Form

The closing date for applications is 10am on 19th February 2024.


Completed applications should be accompanied by a covering letter and sent to Recruitment, Hereford Cathedral School, Old Deanery, The Cathedral Close, Hereford HR1 2NG or to recruitment@herefordcs.com

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 enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment references and other safer recruitment checks. Further information on the School’s safeguarding can be found on the school website.

Hereford Cathedral School is committed to being an equal opportunity employer and is determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, age, disability, religion, belief, sexual orientation, marital status, or race, or is disadvantaged by conditions or requirements which cannot be shown to be justifiable.

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