Job Vacancies

 

Sports Coach (Self-employed)

Start date: January 2024
Location: Hereford Cathedral Junior School, 28 Castle Street, Hereford HR1 2NW

We require an enthusiastic and dynamic Sports Coach to work on a self-employed basis in our Junior School, commencing January 2024. Working closely with the Director of Sport, the successful candidate will further develop the School’s provision and experience for pupils of Football and Cricket, which are two of our focus sports.

In this self-employed role you will be required to plan, deliver and manage a co-ordinated programme of high quality, professional sporting activities which reflect the needs of individuals. You will play a central role in enabling the Junior School to achieve its strategic objective of enhancing physical health and educational achievement.
Rate of pay will be dependent on experience.
The hours offered are 10.25 per week during term time:
Tuesday: 1.30pm -4.15pm
Wednesday: 1.30pm -4.15pm
Thursday: 2.15pm -4.15pm
Friday: 1.30pm -4.15pm

Additional hours may be offered to facilitate matches by prior arrangement.

Responsibility for teams in U8-U11 age groups.

Ability to drive minibus preferable, but not essential.

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 Recruitment, Hereford Cathedral School, Old Deanery, The Cathedral Close, Hereford HR1 2NG or to recruitment@herefordcs.com

The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 4th December 2023. and 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.

 

Teacher of PE & Girls’ Games 

Salary: Competitive
Hours/weeks: Part-time or Full-time 
Start date: January 2024 
Location: Hereford Finish date: July 2024

Opportunity 
We are seeking an outstanding PE and Girls’ Games Teacher from January 2024 (or earlier if available) through to the end of the academic year in July 2024. We anticipate appointing a suitably qualified, enthusiastic and committed PE specialist, with first-rate interpersonal skills, energy, high expectations and the ability to work well and  communicate effectively with pupils, colleagues and parents. 
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. 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 
Netball is the main team sport for girls in the Spring Term where there is a competitive programme of fixtures, mainly on Saturdays. Netball is a Games option during this term for Year 7-13 along with after school practices. In the Summer Term, Netball is replaced with Cricket as the main team sport. In addition, PE lessons take place once a week for Years 7-9 and there is academic PE for Year 10 & 11 (GCSE) and Year 12 & 13 (BTEC Sport).

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


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 closing date for applications is 9am on Thursday 7 December 2023.

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.

 

Girls’ Games Coach 

Salary: Competitive
Hours/weeks: Part-time or Full-time 
Start date: January 2024 
Location: Hereford 
Finish date: July 2024

Opportunity 
We are seeking an outstanding PE and Girls’ Games Teacher from January 2024 through to the end of the academic year in July 2024. 
We anticipate appointing a suitably qualified, enthusiastic and committed sports specialist, with first-rate interpersonal skills, energy, high expectations and the ability to work well and communicate effectively with pupils, colleagues and parents. 
Candidates for the position should be willing to contribute fully to the sporting life of the school. This will include coaching teams beyond normal school hours including a significant number of Saturdays. 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 
Netball is the main team sport for girls in the Spring Term where there is a competitive programme of fixtures, mainly on Saturdays. Netball is a Games option during this term for Year 7-13 along with after school practices. In the Summer Term, Netball is replaced with Cricket as the main team sport. In addition, PE lessons take place once a week for Years 7-9.

Our Offer 
A highly talented and supportive staff and governing body
Competitive salary
Access to our effective Professional Learning programme
Free lunch provided in term time
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 Recruitment, Hereford Cathedral School, Old Deanery, The Cathedral Close, Hereford HR1 2NG or to recruitment@herefordcs.com

The closing date for applications is 9am on Thursday 7 December 2023.

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.

 

Teacher of Biology 

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

Opportunity 
Hereford Cathedral School seeks to appoint a dynamic and enthusiastic Teacher of Biology to join our outstanding faculty. The role requires the ability to teach Science at Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5. 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 Psychology would be an advantage.
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


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 closing date for applications is 9am on Thursday 7 December 2023 and 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.

 

Head of Science

Salary: Competitive
Hours/weeks: Full-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 Head of Science to lead our outstanding faculty. The successful candidate will set the vision and direction, and be responsible for ensuring that our curriculum is aligned to excellence to A Level and beyond. 
This is a role for a teacher wishing to take the next step in their career or an experienced teacher/HoD, who can lead a team of committed and talented teachers, as well as inspire the next generations of scientists. Leadership experience is not essential, but applicants must be able to demonstrate the skills required to lead a large department. A specialist in any of the three sciences is required along with the ability to teach the subject at Key Stage 5.

This is a position 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. 
 

We seek someone:
Who is an outstanding teacher of Biology, Chemistry or Physics
Who can lead and line-manage the team of qualified teachers and technician
With a passion for Science and is able to inspire and motivate our pupils
Who will interpret data and tracking to ensure that all pupils make necessary progress
Who is keen to ensure the Science co-curricular and trips programme continues and thrives 
Who will take responsibility for the quality of Science provision, teaching, curriculum and assessment
Who is able to oversee the Science exam schedule
Who can keep up-to-date with the changes from exam boards, specifications and government guidance, and who can communicate these effectively to the team
Who will liaise with our Junior School counterpart to ensure a smooth and coherent transition for the new intake

In return we will offer you:
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


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 closing date for applications is 9am on Thursday 7 December 2023 and 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.

 

School Minibus Driver 

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

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

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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